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Steve Pyke

(1957-), Photographer

Sitter in 2 portraits
Artist of 49 portraits
Pyke moved to London in 1977. He was a singer in a number of bands and was involved with establishing a record label and fanzines. In 1979 he became a photographer and from 1981 to 1984 worked for The Face and NME. Now living in New York, he became staff photographer at The New Yorker in 2004 and a contributor in 1998. He has developed a number of personal projects, the best known of which is his collection of Philosophers. He has numerous photographic series including Astronauts and Faces of our Times on which he worked for two decades. Pyke's photographs have been exhibited widely around the world and are held in many international collections.

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Johnny Rotten (John Lydon), by Steve Pyke - NPG x26062

Johnny Rotten (John Lydon)

by Steve Pyke
bromide print, 1983
NPG x26062

Derek Jarman, by Steve Pyke - NPG x27429

Derek Jarman

by Steve Pyke
bromide print, 1983
NPG x27429

Peter Greenaway, by Steve Pyke - NPG x30444

Peter Greenaway

by Steve Pyke
bromide print, 1983
NPG x30444

Humphrey Spender, by Steve Pyke - NPG x26063

Humphrey Spender

by Steve Pyke
bromide fibre print, 1984
NPG x26063

David Bailey, by Steve Pyke - NPG x29994

David Bailey

by Steve Pyke
bromide print, 1984
NPG x29994

Ian Dury, by Steve Pyke - NPG x26061

Ian Dury

by Steve Pyke
bromide print, 1984
NPG x26061

John Boorman, by Steve Pyke - NPG x30442

John Boorman

by Steve Pyke
bromide print, 1985
NPG x30442

Tom Sharpe, by Steve Pyke - NPG x30439

Tom Sharpe

by Steve Pyke
bromide fibre print, 1985
NPG x30439

Alex Cox, by Steve Pyke - NPG x26060

Alex Cox

by Steve Pyke
bromide print, 1985
NPG x26060

Julien Temple, by Steve Pyke - NPG x30448

Julien Temple

by Steve Pyke
bromide print, 1985
NPG x30448

Sir (Cyril) James Anderton, by Steve Pyke - NPG x30435

Sir (Cyril) James Anderton

by Steve Pyke
bromide print, 1987
NPG x30435

Jack ('Kid') Berg, by Steve Pyke - NPG x30436

Jack ('Kid') Berg

by Steve Pyke
bromide print, 1987
NPG x30436

Steven Berkoff, by Steve Pyke - NPG x30441

Steven Berkoff

by Steve Pyke
bromide print, 1987
NPG x30441

Tom Jones, by Steve Pyke - NPG x30437

Tom Jones

by Steve Pyke
bromide print, 1987
NPG x30437

Shane MacGowan, by Steve Pyke - NPG x30443

Shane MacGowan

by Steve Pyke
bromide fibre print, 1987
NPG x30443

Sir Antony Sher, by Steve Pyke - NPG x30440

Sir Antony Sher

by Steve Pyke
bromide print, 1987
NPG x30440

Neil Kinnock, by Steve Pyke - NPG x30438

Neil Kinnock

by Steve Pyke
bromide print, 1987
NPG x30438

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