Steven Richards Member Since October 2007 Artist Statement Education :
B.A.(Hons) Degree in Film and Photographic Arts.
Studied Fine Art Photography, tutored by : Bruce Hart and Linda Benedict Jones.
The Photographers Gallery, London
University of Central London
Barnet College of Art
Provided Commissioned and Stock Photography to :
Book Publishers (Penguin, Hodder & Stoughton and Mandarin)
Music Magazines (NME, Melody Maker, Sounds and Record Mirror)
CD and Record Labels (Sony, Backs and Movement)
Film (Costume research photography for Bertolucci's "Last Emperor")
Commercial work held by the agencies : Rex Features and Retna.
Photography inspired by : William Klein, W. Eugene Smith, Henri Cartier-Bresson, Josef Koudelka, Robert Frank, Bill Brandt and Harry Callahan.