Recent Articles

John Pawson got to Pantone's Colour of 2019 in 2017!
The architect and photographer included glimpses of hot new colour Living Coral in his book, Spectrum
Published: Monday, 10 December 2018
Who is Sam Droege giving his book to this Christmas?
The photographer and researcher tells us his personal highs and lows of 2018 and who’ll be getting a great gift
Published: Monday, 10 December 2018
Martin Parr talks Manchester on BBC 6 Music this weekend
The Magnum photographer talks through his trip to the north with Mary Anne Hobbs
Published: Friday, 30 November 2018
Wolfgang Tillmans creates sculpture for ENO debut
Take a look at this bulbous silver stage prop made by the photographer for his production of Britten's War Requiem
Published: Thursday, 22 November 2018
Joel Meyerowitz looks back at Thanksgiving
It might look like a contemporary photograph but Joel’s view of the NYC parade actually dates from 1963
Published: Thursday, 22 November 2018
Here’s Annie Leibovitz at Work, in Paris!
Find out what happened when the photographer met her fans and talked through her career in the French capital
Published: Tuesday, 13 November 2018
The war that made Robert Capa
On the Magnum founder’s birthday, we look back at his most famous book, Death in the Making
Published: Monday, 22 October 2018
How Annie Leibovitz caught Richard Nixon's final flight
Leibovitz recalls teaming up with Hunter S. Thompson to document Tricky Dicky’s dishonourable departure
Published: Monday, 22 October 2018
How Annie Leibovitz captured Emily Dickinson’s absence
This photograph of the poet’s pressed-flowers album serves as a tribute to not one, but two, writers
Published: Friday, 19 October 2018
How Annie Leibovitz revealed Kendrick Lamar's inner visions
Having shot Jagger and Lennon, Annie is capturing the musical voice of a new generation for Vanity Fair
Published: Wednesday, 17 October 2018
How Annie Leibovitz showed her mother's honesty
She’s shot everyone from the Queen to Kanye, but she says this picture of her mother is probably her favourite
Published: Tuesday, 16 October 2018
How Annie Leibovitz saw Nicole Kidman's face light up
Turns out some people are truly photogenic as the legendary photographer explains in her new book
Published: Monday, 15 October 2018
How Annie Leibovitz learned to dance with Mikhail Baryshnikov
Her photos of Baryshnikov’s company are a lesson in the beauty, and difficulty, in photographing dance
Published: Friday, 12 October 2018


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