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Five Reasons He's Billy Al Bengston And You're Not

In the late 1940s, a 14-year-old kid named Billy Al Bengston shed his Kansas skin for a new life in southern California, where he would shape pop art while racing motorcycles, surfing, and riding his bicycle around Venice. 550 more words


Portrait Artist Don Bachardy's "Hollywood" is a Stunning Collector's Item

Photos from Hollywood by Don Bachardy ©2014, published by Glitterati Incorporated www.GlitteratiIncorporated.com

Hollywood is the highly anticipated monograph of celebrated portrait artist Don Bachardy. With more than 300 original paintings and drawings, this stunning collection features the most famous actors and influential figures in… 138 more words


Frankenstein: The True Story (1973) | A gloriously Gothic prime time TV adaptation of Mary Shelley’s legendary novel – that’s just a bit gay too!

In 19th century England, Dr Victor Frankenstein (Leonard Whiting), bitter over his brother’s untimely death, voices his wish that men could have power over life and death. 1,128 more words


Listen again: 17th December 2013

Clayton Littlewood talks over the phone to painter Don Barchardy in California about the recent publication of ‘The Animals’. The book is a collection of love letters between Don Bachardy and Christopher Isherwood, his late partner of over 30 years and author of ‘Goodbye to Berlin’ and ‘A Single Man’. 307 more words

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Book Review: The Animals: Love Letters Between Christopher Isherwood & Don Bachardy: Edited by Katherine Bucknell

Title: The Animals: Love Letters Between Christopher Isherwood & Don Bachardy
Edited by: Katherine Bucknell
Publisher: Chatto & Windus
ISBN: 9780701186784
Genre: Non-Fiction, Letters
Pages: 528… 308 more words


Looking For Genius: Don Bachardy

“A sitting is a situation of heightened awareness” ~ Don Bachardy