A stunning exhibition by British fashion photographer Tim Walker opened at London art venue Somerset House. Entitled Story Teller, the exhibition coincides with the Thames & Hudsonbook (by the same name), showcasing over 175 images of the imaginative photographer’s work. Displaying a selection of Walker’s most of acclaimed pictures, the exhibition includes portraits of fierce fashion personalities including Alexander McQueen and Tilda Swinton.
Tim Walker is one of the most visually exciting and influential fashion photographers working today. Extravagant in scale and ambition and instantly recognisable for their eye-opening originality, Walker’s photographs dazzle with life, colour and humour. His recent work is drawn from the pages of the world’s leading magazines: British, French, American and Italian Vogue, Vanity Fair, W and The New Yorker among many others.
Olga Shearer on blue horse Sennowe Park, Norfolk, 2007
Giant doll kicks Lindsey Wixson
Eglingham Hall, Northumberland, 2011
Stella Tennant by Tim Walker for Vogue Italia August 2007
Alexander McQueen with skull and cigarettes
Clerkenwell, London, 2009
Tilda Swinton and aviator goggles,
Reykjavik, Iceland, 2011
Xiao Wen & Lui Wen as samurai nuns
New York, 2011
Karlie Kloss in gold feathers
Shoreditch, London, 2010
Karlie Kloss and broken Humpty Dumpty
Rye, East Sussex, 2010
Rollo Hesketh-Harvey & his baguette biplane
Eglingham Hall, Northumberland, 2009
Tim Walker weaving his usual magic for Vogue Italia, March 2010 issue.
Tim Walker in all his glory
The Exhibition at Somerset House
Tim Walker, portrait by Alison Tanner
Story Teller by Tim Walker runs from 18th October 2012 through to 27th January 2013.
East Wing Galleries, East Wing Somerset House, London
The book showcases many of his dazzling images his daydreams turned into photographs.
Photos Courtesy of Somerset House