Grammy Museum to open Whitney Houston exhibit
It has been revealed that a Whitney Houston exhibit will open this August at the Grammy Museum in Los Angeles.
The exhibit will run from August 15th 2012 until February 2013, showcasing some of the singer’s memorabilia such as the white beaded gown she wore at the 1994 Grammy Awards when she took home the album of the year gong for The Bodyguard soundtrack.
Other items which will be on display at the museum include photographs, albums, scrapbooks, concert posters and her bible. Interviews with Artists and musicians who have worked with or have been influenced by Houston along her family and friends will also feature.
The Whitney! Celebrating the Musical Legacy of Whitney Houston exhibit will be the first of its kind since Houston’s death in February 2012.
Houston’s manager, Pat Houston said in a statement to the Los Angeles Times: “This exhibit is a token of appreciation from our family for Whitney’s fans to enjoy and embrace. We hope they are as elated as we are to have shared in such a remarkable life.”
Robert Santelli, Grammy Museum executive director added: “We are particularly excited to showcase her long connection to the Grammy Awards show and to celebrate the music genius that made her one of America’s most-awarded pop and soul vocalists.”
The exhibit will open at the Grammy Museum in Los Angeles on August 15th 2012 and will close in February 2013 – it is expected the exhibit will run through to the end of February.
Take a look at Whitney’s last music video, Celebrate, featuring Jordin Sparks, below: