7 May
An Elephant & A Donkey, A Chicken & A Fox—Lets Party!


I don’t dress up in furry animal costumes and role-play the night away, but that doesn’t mean I’m not completely fascinated with the whole subculture. An elephant and a donkey, a chicken and a fox—much respect for anyone that can just open their kinky closet up for all to see. It’s just not for me—mainly because I can’t help but picture the Comic Book Guy from the Simpsons behind every mask.

No idea whether Portland based photographer Michael Cogliantry was documenting life or a subculture, but either way Furverts (out now on Chronicle Books) looks like it peels back the layers on a hysterically funny subculture.

Check out more of Michael Cogliantry’s fine art photography skills via his website.

One Response to “Furverts By Michael Cogliantry”

  1. […] are.  To us, it looks like a fake, shallow parody that doesn’t say anything.  (See: The “Furverts” photography book that uses cheap Halloween costumes.)  Outsiders can joke about it, but they can’t do it if […]

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