Saturday 8 March 2014

What Ginsberg Saw

Allen Ginsberg liked snapping pictures of his Beat sidekicks and sundry celebs. Now the world’s largest stash of his prints—7,686 photos—have ended up at The University of Toronto’s Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library. You'll find a selection on Flickr. I've posted a dozen here.

Warren Beatty and Madonna, 1990

Bono, 1993

Allen Ginsberg and Tony Bennett, 1985

Iggy Pop, 1990

Philip Glass, 1992

Sinead O'Connor, 1992

Self-portrait, 1995
Self-portrait, 1953
Paul Bowles, Gregory Corso, William Burroughs, 1957
Jack Kerouac and Peter Orlovsky, 1957

Jack Kerouac
William Burroughs, 1991

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