Photographer Nick Knight has won awards for his editorial work for Vogue, as well as for fashion and advertising projects such as the 2004 edition of the Pirelli Calendar.

He has shot album covers for Elvis Costello and the Attractions, Björk, Boy George, David Bowie, Kylie Minogue, The Style Council, Paul Weller, Gwen Stefani, Cheryl Cole, Seal, among many others.


Nick Knight has a reputation for not only his cutting edge photography but also for controversial issues which arose during his career – from racism, disability, ageism, and more recently fat-ism. He continually challenges conventional ideals of beauty.

He once said: “I don’t want to reflect social change – I want to cause social change.”

Whether you love him, hate him or love to hate him, his work is no doubt, extraordinary:

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