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Peter Beard stabs forearm above wrist to use blood to enhance artwork on photo of dying elephant. This was at the International Center of Photography, in NYC, at Beard’s first one person exhibit in 1977. Photo: Langelle/GJEP

Global Justice Ecology Project’s Executive Director, Anne Petermann, pays tribute to photographer and artist Peter Beard on KPFK, Pacifica Radio, Los Angeles.

Beard was 82 yrs old when his body was found near his home in Montauk, NY.


Orin Langelle, GJEP’s Strategic Communication’s Director shared his time with Beard in 1977 with photos and copy in Goodbye Peter Beard – “The End of the Game”



2 Responses to “Remembering Peter Beard – Pacifica Radio Los Angeles”

  1. John Wallace

    Damn. That is quite a photo and he must have been quite the person. Thank you Orin and Anne!
    John Wallace


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