Cooperative of Photography

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…

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William Burroughs: The face is a mountain of intrigue.

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Hunter S Thompson: The outside turns inside.

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

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



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Kurt Vonnegut: Their agenda being enlightenment.

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

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

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

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Gilbert & George

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Jim Jarmusch

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Clint Eastwood

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Oliver Stone

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

Want to see more? Check out Christopher's website.

Written by Rowynn Dumont

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