Inferno: McQueen

Completed: 2015 Client: Foyles Artist: Kent Baker
Partners: Olly Walker Location: Foyles
Services: The Gallery at Foyles

Inferno: Alexander McQueen at the Gallery at Foyles
The Gallery at Foyles | 20 March – 10 May 2015

An intimate photographic portrait of his seminal show ‘Dante’
Autumn/Winter 1996/97

Photography by Kent Baker
Curated by Olly Walker & Futurecity

A collection of previously unseen, backstage photographs from Alexander McQueen’s seminal show ‘Dante’, are to be displayed for the first time at the Gallery at Foyles from 20 March – 3 May 2015. The striking images are taken from Kent Baker’s new book, ‘Inferno: Alexander McQueen’, published on 30 March 2015 by Laurence King Publishing.

To accompany the Inferno: McQueen exhibition, beautiful limited edition prints are available for purchase from infernoexhibition.bigcartel.com. They are beautifully reproduced on Hahnemuhle – 308gsm, 100% cotton, archival paper in 2 sizes, signed, numbered and dated verso by the artist.

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the artist

Kent Baker

Born 1966 in Bath, England, Kent now lives in both New York and London. His career in photography started in London in the late 1990s after he was picked up by i-D magazine’s then Art Director, Scott King.

"Kent Baker’s exceptional and beautiful documentary shots perfectly capture an emerging career caught in an electric moment"

Colin Ledwith, Co-Curator | Futurecity

London

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