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Interview: Nick Knight on Bellwether

published on 28 July 2015

Photographer Nick Knight began his collaborative relationship with Lee McQueen in 1996. The pair worked together continuously until McQueen's death in February 2010 and right up to the end pushed creative boundaries. McQueen's final show, S/S 10 Plato's Atlantis, was streamed live on SHOWstudio, a practice that then became the norm within the industry. Here, Knight discusses filming McQueen sketching for a film commissioned by the CFDA to celebrate McQueen’s career and his 2003 CBE award.

Photographer Nick Knight began his collaborative relationship with Lee McQueen in 1996. The pair worked together continuously until McQueen's death in February 2010 and right up to the end pushed creative boundaries. McQueen's final show, S/S 10 Plato's Atlantis, was streamed live on SHOWstudio, a practice that then became the norm within the industry. Here, Knight discusses filming McQueen sketching for a film commissioned by the CFDA to celebrate McQueen’s career and his 2003 CBE award.

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Filming:
Technical Direction:
Benjamin Bowe-Carter
Visual Direction:
Nick Knight, Jon Emmony and Toni Hollowood
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