What Is It? The Marilyn Monroe exhibition runs from the 9th march-18th may. It is an exhibition in celebration of 50years since her death. It includes various pictures of her throughout her career and personal life as a young woman in the industry. Also includes real dresses and costumes worn by Marilyn Monroe with manikin models of Monroe’s actual figure To the audience is permitted to buy the hand printed photographs from the original negatives Huge career- short but successful saw her in many big Hollywood films staring along side many talented actors and actresses, perform in front of the president and see her as a social icon.
Where Is The Exhibition?The exhibition is currently held in the Getty ImagesGallery in London which is just off Oxford street – Eastcastle Street The opening times of the exhibition are: Monday to Friday : 10am-5.30pm Saturday : 12am-5.30pm FREE!
Findings Time we went to the visit 1135 Photo prices: Males-3 115- small Females-6 225- medium 295- large Workers 4 655- extra large Toilets-disable and non disabled Majority white, no security guards, no Disable access food or beverages Chairs and tables, office Fire extinguisher Lighting: Spot light on dresses and Fire exits photos Pictures 60= o2 rooms Black and white Videos plasma screen Runs from 9th March-18th May with Dresses-12 from different films another place ins Stratford Westfield Getty Images 1145- 8 men 12 women between ages of 20-4-5
ComparisonThe Marilyn Monroe exhibition is one of the many gallery’s that have existed across London.Another similar Gallery would be The Michael Jackson Exhibition.Gallery’s are often compared with one another.Iconic Figures like Monroe and Jackson have influenced exhibitions to honour , appreciate and respect them.
ComparisonSimilarities / DifferencesMonroe / JacksonCentral location / Inner SuburbSmaller Venue / Larger VenueItems worn by the Icons on DisplayPhotographs showing iconic moments in LifeFree Entry / Admission TicketPhoto’s for Sale / Photo’s not for Sale
CONCLUSION To conclude, Marilyn Monroe Exhibition is an interesting and entertainingexhibition that has the potential to attract different visitors especially the fansof the actress. On the particular day, it was found to be more popular among female visitors.However, there were improvements that can be made to make the exhibition more attractive to different visitors.