A collection of highlights from my portraiture work.
Emma’s latest project RightToShoes celebrates modern shoe-making artistry against the backdrop of her own life experiences and cultural history of the last two decades. Photo of Emma Blau by Steve Pyke
[Image: John Lennon & Yoko Ono by Tom Blau, 1969]
This summer I was thrilled to be invited to play dress up with designer Alexandra Mann and be photographed in her beautiful dresses.
209 Women is an artist-led initiative which marked 100 years of women achieving the vote in the UK and featured 209 new portraits of all elected women MPs made by women photographers.
Musical artist NAALA and I collaborated to make this series of portraits for Hey Girl Magazine’s special ‘Scent & Sight’ issue which visually represented the thoughts and feelings evoked by one of Azzi Glasser’s perfumes.
Featured contributor on the ‘What Does Photography Mean to You’ series from The United Nations of Photography’s weekly podcast ‘A Photographic Life’
I presented an in-depth lecture on what it takes to create and build a photographic identity.
Panel discussion: Photography x Social Media: Is Instagram going to kill bricks and mortar galleries?
Drawing on an unparalleled collection of photographs in the Camera Press archives by some of the most iconic names in the photographic industry, I curated this unique exhibition of images from the past eight decades which offered a fascinating insight into photography from the 1940s to the present day.