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Simon Frederick

(1965-), Photographer and film director

Artist of 40 portraits
Self-taught artist, photographer, film-maker and broadcaster Simon Frederick was born in London to Grenadian parents. His multidisciplinary work seeks to explore society, culture and human nature. He has produced and directed the award-winning documentary series Black is the New Black (2016) and They've Gotta Have Us (2018), which features notable black artists in cinema today. Frederick served as a judge on the Sky Arts series Master of Photography and has been profiled as one of 2018's 100 'Most Influential Black Britons' in the category of Media, Publishing and Entertainment.

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Sir David Adjaye, by Simon Frederick - NPG P2061

Sir David Adjaye

by Simon Frederick
archival inkjet print, 2016
NPG P2061

Maggie Aderin-Pocock, by Simon Frederick - NPG P2058

Maggie Aderin-Pocock

by Simon Frederick
archival inkjet print, 2016
NPG P2058

Ashley Banjo, by Simon Frederick - NPG P2057

Ashley Banjo

by Simon Frederick
archival inkjet print, 2016
NPG P2057

Malorie Blackman, by Simon Frederick - NPG P2044

Malorie Blackman

by Simon Frederick
archival inkjet print, 2016
NPG P2044

Ozwald Boateng, by Simon Frederick - NPG P2041

Ozwald Boateng

by Simon Frederick
archival inkjet print, 2016
NPG P2041

Jazzie B, by Simon Frederick - NPG P2060

Jazzie B

by Simon Frederick
archival inkjet print, 2016
NPG P2060

Naomi Campbell, by Simon Frederick - NPG P2035

Naomi Campbell

by Simon Frederick
archival inkjet print, 2016
NPG P2035

Charlie Casely-Hayford, by Simon Frederick - NPG P2052

Charlie Casely-Hayford

by Simon Frederick
archival inkjet print, 2016
NPG P2052

Noel Clarke, by Simon Frederick - NPG P2067

Noel Clarke

by Simon Frederick
archival inkjet print, 2016
NPG P2067

Alesha Dixon, by Simon Frederick - NPG P2054

Alesha Dixon

by Simon Frederick
archival inkjet print, 2016
NPG P2054

Shevelle Dynott, by Simon Frederick - NPG P2059

Shevelle Dynott

by Simon Frederick
archival inkjet print, 2016
NPG P2059

Jamal Edwards, by Simon Frederick - NPG P2062

Jamal Edwards

by Simon Frederick
archival inkjet print, 2016
NPG P2062

Edward Enninful, by Simon Frederick - NPG P2042

Edward Enninful

by Simon Frederick
archival inkjet print, 2016
NPG P2042

Ekow Eshun, by Simon Frederick - NPG P2055

Ekow Eshun

by Simon Frederick
archival inkjet print, 2016
NPG P2055

Les Ferdinand, by Simon Frederick - NPG P2064

Les Ferdinand

by Simon Frederick
archival inkjet print, 2016
NPG P2064

Goldie, by Simon Frederick - NPG P2065

Goldie

by Simon Frederick
archival inkjet print, 2016
NPG P2065

David Harewood, by Simon Frederick - NPG P2048

David Harewood

by Simon Frederick
archival inkjet print, 2016
NPG P2048

Lenny Henry, by Simon Frederick - NPG P2070

Lenny Henry

by Simon Frederick
archival inkjet print, 2016
NPG P2070

Terry Jervis, by Simon Frederick - NPG P2051

Terry Jervis

by Simon Frederick
archival inkjet print, 2016
NPG P2051

Beverley Knight, by Simon Frederick - NPG P2056

Beverley Knight

by Simon Frederick
archival inkjet print, 2016
NPG P2056

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