The Timeless Portraits of Christopher Felver

The Timeless Portraits of Christopher Felver

Christopher Felver is a distinguished photographer most noted for his imagery of the beat generation in San Francisco. Christopher has been exhibited internationally from Paris to Los Angeles to Rome.

Christopher wrote a poem to go along with his “Profolio”. Come and walk through the poetry of his images with him…

 

William Burroughs: The face is a mountain of intrigue.

Hunter S Thompson: The outside turns inside.

Elizabeth Taylor: The poet Walt Whitman’s call to heed “the genius of the modern” has led me to strange lands & through many doors. 

 

Robert Rauschenberg: Artists are the antennae of our species, analyzing culture in radical ways.

Kurt Vonnegut: Their agenda being enlightenment.

Dennis Hopper: Art is always an expression of revolt & struggle.

Allen Ginsberg: “Make it new” for poet William Carlos Williams.

Noam Chomsky: Through the darkened bellows the instant of existence: the photographer!

Gilbert & George

Jim Jarmusch

Clint Eastwood

Oliver Stone

The face is privileged. Chris Felver... 12/1/15.

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