Irving Blum and Peggy Moffitt, 1964 We all know Dennis Hopper as an amazing actor and a talented director, but most people aren’t aware that Hopper once had a passion for photography. In his younger years Dennis took up photography as...Show More Summary
Irving Blum and Peggy Moffitt, 1964 “Dennis Hopper: The Lost Album” is an exhibition at The Royal Academy of Arts in London featuring 1960s America street photography by Dennis Hopper. Hopper was perhaps best known as an actor and director, but in the 1960s he was also an avid street photographer. His photos from that […]
Irving Blum and Peggy Moffitt, 1964 Dennis Hopper was perhaps best known as an actor and director, but in the 1960s he was also an avid street photographer. His photos from that period spanned the East and West Coasts of the U.S. and documented the urban and countercultures in which Hopper was immersed. After taking […]
Dennis Hopper (left) and Jeremy Thomas on the set of Mad Dog Morgan (1976). All photos courtesy of Jeremy Thomas. Britain doesn’t exactly nurture independent film. Bar the few directors making movies about skinheads or suicidal Irish...Show More Summary
Yesterday was the 45th anniversary of the release of "Easy Rider," the low-budget ($360,000) feature that made a fortune ($41 million), changed Hollywood forever, and mythologized the counter-culture. The late Dennis Hopper directed; he also co-starred and wrote the screenplay with Peter Fonda (who produced). Show More Summary
Credits: The Hopper Art Trust © Dennis Hopper, courtesy The Hopper Art Trust. www.dennishopper.com Alt Text: Andy Warhol, Henry Geldzahler, David Hockney and Jeff Goodman, 1963, by Dennis Hopper 'Superb' photo show reveals Hopper's self-taught...Show More Summary
The legendary actor shows he had a keen eye for photography.
The Royal Academy of Arts in London has opened Dennis Hopper: The Lost Album, which runs until 19 October. These photos from 1960s America were discovered after Hopper's death in 2010 and it's the first time they've been shown in the UK (CLICK). Show More Summary
Dennis Hopper: The Lost Album at the Royal Academy of Arts presents more than four hundred original photographs taken between 1961 and 1967 by Dennis Hopper, the American actor, film director and artist. The photographs were personally...Show More Summary
[caption id="attachment_67218" align="alignleft" width="640"] Ed Paschke, 2 tatuz 1969[/caption] Eek. Seems like celebrity programming is taking up 50% of museum shows these days. Dennis Hopper’s getting another show, this time at the Royal Academy in London. Show More Summary
For nine years in the 1960s, the actor disappeared from Hollywood. A trove of photos found after his death reveals he spent this time documenting the crazy world around him.
Apocalypse Now star Dennis Hopper is set to get his first London photography exhibition, four years after his death. The show, entitled 'The Lost Album', will be a rerun of an exhibition Hopper held in 1970 at the Fort Worth Art Centre...Show More Summary
It was twenty years ago today that the movie Speed opened in theaters. You know the story of the runaway bus, driven by Sandra Bullock, threatened by Dennis Hopper, and saved by Keanu Reeves. But there’s a lot you don’t know about the movie. Show More Summary
Welcome to Random Roles, wherein we talk to actors about the characters who defined their careers. The catch: They don’t know beforehand what roles we’ll ask them to talk about. The actor: Don Johnson spent a number of years bouncing...Show More Summary
Chicago, IL--Im close to a Sikh family for well over 40 years. The patriarch, Harbans Singh founded Eagle Grips. That company makes incredible handgun grips out of excotic materials. Eagle Grips have graced magazine covers and their designs are the best anywhere. Show More Summary
Hunters Alley is selling off all the books, art, and furniture from Dennis Hopper's bohemian estate in Taos, N.M. The late actor, who owned an equally artsy Venice, Calif. property partially built by Frank Gehry, offers framed posters, exotic sculptures,...
Bikers and film buffs from across the US Canada celebrated Dennis Hopper and his iconic counterculture film Easy Rider, at a gathering in Taos New Mexico this weekend. Dozens of motorcycles gathered Saturday in Ranchos de Taos, a historic square marked by dusty streets and adobe churches built like fortresses just 4 miles south of
Dennis Hopper was an actor, director, artist and photographer, and was active in the film industry until his death in 2010. He is perhaps best remembered for the iconic 1969 movie “Easy Rider” which he co-wrote with Peter Fonda and Terry Southern and also directed. Both Hopper and Fonda acted in the film which featured
Tomorrow, in beautiful Taos, New Mexico, another "Dennis Hopper Day" will be celebrated. This one starts with an 11 a.m. bikers rally and "Easy Rider Ride," and ends with an evening screening at the Old County Courthouse of Hopper'sShow More Summary
by Michelle Markowitz Remember in Easy Rider when Jack Nicholson and Dennis Hopper embraced the counterculture and took off on their motorcycles to find America and themselves? That basically just happened this morning. But instead of...Show More Summary