Recent Articles

The fall of Baron de Meyer, fashion’s first big photographer
Photo historian Vince Aletti on the life of one of the most influential men in early 20th century fashion magazines
Published: Thursday, 14 March 2019
Paul Smith threw a party for Martin Parr this week!
'Martin was one of the first photographers who really got my attention for his love of the kitsch and odd,' he said
Published: Friday, 8 March 2019
The late photographer who made it into Art & Queer Culture
Ren Hang may have died two years ago aged just 29, but the audience for his photographs only seems to grow
Published: Thursday, 7 March 2019
The one thing that makes Martin Parr put down his camera
The Magnum photographer discusses what does, and what doesn’t, make him click
Published: Tuesday, 26 February 2019
The fossils that fought for Darwin
On Darwin Day we look at how a 19th century fascination with fossils spurred on The Origin of Species
Published: Tuesday, 12 February 2019
Did you catch Mario Sorrenti’s birthday message to Kate Moss?
The photographer dipped back into his 1990s archive when wishing the supermodel a happy birthday
Published: Tuesday, 5 February 2019
Stephen Shore’s 1969 series is coming to Photo London, but you can buy a signed series print from 1969 right now
The artist’s photo series forms part of his Photo London show in May. Jump the line and buy this print
Published: Monday, 4 February 2019
There's a real humanity in this Martin Parr portrait that Stephen Shore took in New York
The photography pioneer trains his lens on the former Magnum president and creator of new book Only Human
Published: Thursday, 24 January 2019
The National’s guitarist is scoring a Mapplethorpe show
Bryce Dessner looks back on the protests that rocked his town when the photographer's 1990 retrospective opened
Published: Friday, 4 January 2019
A photo show that's easy on the eye (but hard on the stomach)
A major new food photography exhibition shows that the best images don’t always show the tastiest of meals
Published: Friday, 14 December 2018
The perfect face for Monkey Day
On 14 December – a day set aside for simian contemplation – we look back at Jill Greenberg’s monkey portrait
Published: Friday, 14 December 2018
Annie Leibovitz on Hockney, Lennon and Instagram 
The photographer talks through her life, career and new book with US radio host Lois Reitzes
Published: Thursday, 13 December 2018
Martin Parr swaps Clacton for Cannes, courtesy of Gucci
The photographer headed to the French Riviera to shoot the fashion house's latest campaign

Published: Tuesday, 11 December 2018

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