Belgian born photographer Jean-Francois Carly came to London at the end of the 1990s, and has since had work published in Visionaire (fashion 2001 and V), Arena, Arena Homme Plus, GQ, Deliciae Vitae (DV), Exit, and Dutch. His images have appeared in 'The London Fashion Book' (Thames & Hudson) and 'Fashion Now' (Phaidon). His work has been exhibited in major international exhibitions showcasing and investigating fashion image-making, and he made a solo presentation of a personal back-stage imagery project during London Fashion Week 2001 for the British Fashion Council exhibition.

Selected Exhibitions

  • 'Imperfect Beauty: The Making of Contemporary Fashion Photographs' V&A, London, 2000
  • 'Chic Clicks: Creativity and Commerce in Commerce in Contemporary Fashion Photography', ICA, Boston, 2002
  • 'Bravehearts: Men in Skirts' The Costume Institute, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 2003

Selected Publications

  • Lehmann, Ulrich; Morgan, Jessica 'Chic Clicks: Creativity and Commerce in Contemporary Fashion Photography' Hatje Cantz, February 2002

Selected Links



  1. 6 Aug 2008
    Jean-Francois Carly features in a project.

    Future Tense

  2. 25 Mar 2004
    Jean-Francois Carly features in a project.

    London Designer Fashion Films - Autumn/Winter 2004