James Anthony Gallery
Chris Anthony (LA)
'Victims & Avengers'
March 16th thru April 17th, 2007
With A Public Reception for the Artist
Friday, March 16th from
6.00 to 9.00 PM
Chris Anthony's Victims & Avengers explores the theme of domestic violence through a series of twenty-seven photographs featuring friends of the artist including actress Zooey Deschanel and her sister Emily Deschanel. The exhibition also features a limited-edition portfolio containing twelve 10" x 20" giclee prints, signed and numbered. Included in the portfolio are legal documents such as a Divorce Order, Restraining Order, and Last Will and Testament, as well as a Checklist for Victims of Domestic Violence. A portion of the proceeds from the show will benefit The Utah Domestic Violence Council, a domestic violence intervention organization. http://www.udvc.org
Chris Anthony is an internationally recognized photographer who has worked on projects for numerous clients, including Sony’s Playstation 3, The Dandy Warhols and "The Black Parade" for My Chemical Romance. His first collection of photographs entitled, "RED WHITE BLACK AND BLUE" was featured in gallery exhibitions in Los Angeles, Stockholm and San Francisco. Currently Living in Los Angeles, Anthony was Born and raised in Stockholm, Sweden and briefly lived in Indianapolis and Florence, Italy. Before directing music videos and commercials he had worked as a rock photographer.