Linda McCartney

Linda McCartney established her reputation in the 1960s as a photographer of rock stars. Following her marriage to Paul McCartney her photographs became more intimate and experimental. As Paul McCartney has written: 'the photographs not only illustrate her incredible talent as an artist, but as some ....

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Juno Calypso

One of the most acclaimed young British photographers, Juno Calypso writes: "In 2011, after two decades of taking pictures of myself in private, I began a series of self-portraits in which I staged myself as a fictional character named Joyce. Without knowing how to explain what I was doing at the ti ....

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Richard Billingham

Billingham was born in Birmingham and initially studied as a painter at Bournville College of Art and the University of Sunderland. His most celebrated body of work, with which he established his reputation, depicted his family and was published as Ray's A Laugh (1996). Ray's a Laugh is a portrayal ....

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Paul Seawright

Born in 1965, Paul Seawright is a Northern Irish photographer perhaps best known for his documentation of the sites of Sectarian violence in Belfast in the 1970s, close to where he grew up. The series, Sectarian Murder, 1988, pairs images with text from newspaper reports of the period. More recent ....

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Simon Roberts

Simon Roberts (b.1974) is a British photographic artist based in Brighton, UK. Often employing expansive landscape photographs, his approach is one of creating wide-ranging surveys of our time, which communicate on important social, economic and political issues.Roberts has been exhibited widely wit ....

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Peter Kennard

Peter Kennard is one of Britain's longest-standing and most influential activist artists. Born in London in 1949 Kennard started out as a painter but turned his attention to the creation of photomontages and installation work in the 1970s, believing that such modes of expression offered him a better ....

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