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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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Sir Alfred Jules Ayer, by Steve Pyke - NPG P465

Sir Alfred Jules Ayer

by Steve Pyke
bromide print, 1988
NPG P465

Edward Palmer Thompson, by Steve Pyke - NPG P473

Edward Palmer Thompson

by Steve Pyke
bromide print, 1989
NPG P473

Sir Isaiah Berlin, by Steve Pyke - NPG P466

Sir Isaiah Berlin

by Steve Pyke
bromide print, 1990
NPG P466

Phillipa Ruth Foot, by Steve Pyke - NPG P468

Phillipa Ruth Foot

by Steve Pyke
bromide print, 1990
NPG P468

Sir Stuart Hampshire, by Steve Pyke - NPG P469

Sir Stuart Hampshire

by Steve Pyke
bromide print, 1990
NPG P469

Richard Mervyn Hare, by Steve Pyke - NPG P470

Richard Mervyn Hare

by Steve Pyke
bromide print, 1990
NPG P470

Sir Karl Raimund Popper, by Steve Pyke - NPG P472

Sir Karl Raimund Popper

by Steve Pyke
bromide print, 1990
NPG P472

Richard Arthur Wollheim, by Steve Pyke - NPG P475

Richard Arthur Wollheim

by Steve Pyke
bromide print, 1990
NPG P475

Patrick O'Brian, by Steve Pyke - NPG P766

Patrick O'Brian

by Steve Pyke
C-type colour print, 1996
NPG P766

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

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