First Chief Photographer of Rolling Stone Magazine Exhibits at Pobeda Gallery

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MOSCOW.- POBEDA Gallery and Marketing Communication Agency TBD Group present the solo show of Baron Wolman. This is the first time the well-known photojournalist, famous for being the first chief photographer of the Rolling Stone magazine, brings his works to Russia. Highlighting the exhibit are Wolman’s limited edition prints of his best known photographs as well as original contact sheets and all the vintage magazines he made covers for. Baron’s professional photographic career began in West Berlin in the 1960s where he was stationed with the military. From Berlin he sold his first photo essay for publication, images of life behind the then-new Berlin Wall. Determined to work as a photo-journalist, after his discharge he moved from Germany to Los Angeles and then to San Francisco. In 1967, Wolman met Jann Wenner, the founder of Rolling Stone. Wenner asked Baron to be the magazine’s chief photographer and