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Dennis Hopper’s Playlist

May 20, 2020 July 30th, 2020 Blog

Dennis Hopper (1936-2010)  turned out to be a major character in my book Rebels in Paradise: The Los Angeles Art Scene and the 1960s, so major that the Museo Picasso Málaga  asked me to write about him for its 2013 exhibition of his photographs On The Road.

And that was thanks to a big fan of Hopper and my book, Tony Shafrazi. To amuse us during these isolating times, the Museo Picasso has added to that exhibition with a playlist of songs from Hopper’s time and place. Check it out:

Want more? See my 2006 feature about the actor/collector/photographer


Hunter Drohojowska-Philp

Hunter Drohojowska-Philp writes about modern and contemporary art, architecture and design.