"Nick Knight, Director of SHOWstudio
, is among the world's most influential photographers. He has won numerous awards for his editorial work for Vogue, Dazed and Confused
, The Face and Visionaire, as well as for fashion and advertising projects for clients including Alexander McQueen, Calvin Klein, Christian Dior, Levi Strauss, Yohji Yamamoto and Yves Saint Laurent. Knight has also shot record covers for Björk, David Bowie and Massive Attack.
As a fashion photographer, Nick Knight has consistently challenged conventional notions of beauty. His first book of photographs, skinheads, was published in 1982. He has since produced Nicknight, a twelve year retrospective, and Flora, a series of flower pictures, both published by Schirmer Mosel. Knight's work has been exhibited at such institutions as the Victoria & Albert Museum, Saatchi Gallery, the Photographers Gallery and Hayward Gallery. He has produced a permanent installation, Plant Power, for the Natural History Museum in London."www.hintmag.com/shootingstars/nickknight/nickknight01.htm