CONTACT US AT 800-321-4726
Bliss: Transformational Festivals & the Neo Hippie - Hardcover Book
Bliss: Transformational Festivals & the Neo Hippie - Hardcover Book
$3000
Rizzoli

Rizzoli Bliss: Transformational Festivals & the Neo Hippie - Hardcover Book

MFR Part #: 9781576877630
Samy's Part #: S-042420
  • Bliss: Transformational Festivals & the Neo Hippie - Hardcover Book Image 0
  • Bliss: Transformational Festivals & the Neo Hippie - Hardcover Book Image 1
  • Bliss: Transformational Festivals & the Neo Hippie - Hardcover Book Image 2
  • Bliss: Transformational Festivals & the Neo Hippie - Hardcover Book Image 3
  • Bliss: Transformational Festivals & the Neo Hippie - Hardcover Book Image 4
  • Bliss: Transformational Festivals & the Neo Hippie - Hardcover Book Image 5
  • Bliss: Transformational Festivals & the Neo Hippie - Hardcover Book Image 6
  • Bliss: Transformational Festivals & the Neo Hippie - Hardcover Book Image 7
Bliss: Transformational Festivals & the Neo Hippie - Hardcover Book Thumbnail 0 Bliss: Transformational Festivals & the Neo Hippie - Hardcover Book Thumbnail 1 Bliss: Transformational Festivals & the Neo Hippie - Hardcover Book Thumbnail 2 Bliss: Transformational Festivals & the Neo Hippie - Hardcover Book Thumbnail 3 Bliss: Transformational Festivals & the Neo Hippie - Hardcover Book Thumbnail 4 Bliss: Transformational Festivals & the Neo Hippie - Hardcover Book Thumbnail 5 Bliss: Transformational Festivals & the Neo Hippie - Hardcover Book Thumbnail 6 Bliss: Transformational Festivals & the Neo Hippie - Hardcover Book Thumbnail 7
Availability: In Stock
QTY
$3000
Select Size:

Description

Rebates

Specifications

Rate & Review


Steve Schapiro, famous for his photographs of the 60s--including Haight-Ashbury and the hippies of that era--documents the hippies of today and their lives in and out of transformational festivals. With a specific focus on a subculture of the current hippie counterculture known as "Bliss Ninnies," these individuals are focused on meditation and dancing as a way to reach ecstatic states of joy. The book features images from festivals across the country and provides an overview of a new contemporary hippie life within America. The 60s are still here. You just have to find where.

The yoga-practicing, organic food–eating, sometimes nude, joyful men and women in Rizzoli Bliss: Transformational Festivals & the Neo Hippie - Hardcover Book, may look something like the hippies of the 1960s, but don’t be fooled: They’re not merely cookie-cutter copies of the flower children. As Schapiro, 80, traveled the country with his son, Theophilus Donoghue, 32, to events like the Rainbow Gathering, Electric Forest, and Burning Man between 2012 and 2014, he discovered a subculture of “bliss ninnies” more interested in eye gazing (a kind of eye meditation) and healthy living than the psychedelic pursuits of their predecessors. Schapiro is no stranger to hippie culture. In 1967, he photographed the scene in San Francisco’s Haight-Ashbury district for Life magazine. For Bliss, Schapiro took a similar documentary approach, using only available light and never posing his subjects. But Shapiro wasn’t merely a fly on the wall, parachuting in and out for a day like a journalist on assignment. Like other festivalgoers, he camped out in his car for an event’s duration and even tried out some of the subculture’s favorite activities. Shapiro and Donoghue weren’t the only family members among the bliss ninnies. Wherever they traveled, they encountered neo hippies of all ages, including parents and their kids. To Shaprio, that underscored what was unique, and meaningful, about the movement.

About the Author: Steve Schapiro, famous for his photographs of the 60s--including Haight-Ashbury and the hippies of that era--documents the hippies of today and their lives in and out of transformational festivals. In 1967, he photographed the scene in San Francisco’s Haight-Ashbury district for Life magazine. For Bliss, Schapiro took a similar documentary approach, using only available light and never posing his subjects.

Customers Also Browsed

  • Doug Box's Guide to Posing for Portrait Photographers
    Amherst Media - Doug Box's Guide to Posing for Portrait Photographers
    $34.95
  • Photoshop for Lightroom Users - Paperback Book
    Pearson Education - Photoshop for Lightroom Users - Paperback Book
    $49.99
  • Salgado's Masterpiece GENESIS - Earth Eternal - Hardcover Book
    Taschen - Salgado's Masterpiece GENESIS - Earth Eternal - Hardcover Book
    $4,000.00
  • The Star Wars Archives: 1977-1983 - Hardcover Book
    Taschen - The Star Wars Archives: 1977-1983 - Hardcover Book
    $140.00
  • Women Street Photographers - Hardcover Book
    Rizzoli - Women Street Photographers - Hardcover Book
    $35.00
  • Berenice Abbott: A Life in Photography - Hardcover Book
    ? - Berenice Abbott: A Life in Photography - Hardcover Book
    $45.00
  • David D. Busch Canon EOS 5D Mark IV Guide to Digital SLR Photography - Paperback Book
    Rocky Nook - David D. Busch Canon EOS 5D Mark IV Guide to Digital SLR Photography - Paperback Book
    $32.95
  • The Enthusiast's Guide to Travel Photography: 55 Photographic Principles You Need to Know - Paperback Book
    Rocky Nook - The Enthusiast's Guide to Travel Photography: 55 Photographic Principles You Need to Know - Paperback Book
    $19.99
    Special Order
    Call to Order: 1-800-321-4726
  • Neal Preston: Exhilarated and Exhausted - Hardcover Book
    Samys Camera - Neal Preston: Exhilarated and Exhausted - Hardcover Book
    $75.00
  • David D. Busch Nikon Z6 Guide to Digital Photography - Paperback Book
    Rocky Nook - David D. Busch Nikon Z6 Guide to Digital Photography - Paperback Book
    $32.95
  • Annie Leibovitz, Art Edition (Edition of 1,000) - Sumo Hardcover Book
    Taschen - Annie Leibovitz, Art Edition (Edition of 1,000) - Sumo Hardcover Book
    $5,000.00
  • The Landscape Photographer's Field Guide - Flexibound Book
    Samys Camera - The Landscape Photographer's Field Guide - Flexibound Book
    $34.95
Book Information
Book Category Book of images
Be the First to write a Review.
See any errors? Let us know.
CALL US TOLL FREE AT 1-800-321-4726 FOR CUSTOMER SERVICE & ORDERING.
Copyright © 2021 Samy's Camera All rights reserved. Terms & Conditions | Privacy & Security Policy
Price, images, specifications and descriptions of items are subject to change without notice. We are not responsible for typographical or photographical errors. Rebates & conditions, and expiration dates from manufacturers are subject to their authorization.
]