Kent Baker

Photographer

 

biography

Kent Baker lives and works between London and New York. Kent started his career in the arts as an acclaimed session hairdresser. Not long after he started taking photographs, he was championed by Terry Jones, creative director and founder of i-D magazine, jump starting collaborations with British Vogue, 10 Magazine and Russian Vogue.

Clients include: Lautrec Paris, Nike, Levis, Sony, Harvey Nichols, Sony Ericsson, Dockers, Lee Jeans, Goodyear, Kickers, Ford, Canal Plus, Gatorade, Pepsi, Coca Cola, Pro Keds, Gieves & Hawks London, Paul Smith, Wall, Adidas, and DCC NY. With agencies BBH, McCann Erickson, Deutsch, Mother, Leagas Delaney, Euro RSCG, Iris, Saatchi & Saatchi, Holy Cow, BBDO, Wolff Olins, The Kitchen, Weiden & Kennedy.

Contributes to: View on Colour, i-D magazine, S magazine, Rolling Stone, Interview, Conde Nast Traveler, Spin, Vibe, Italian + American Marie- Claire, The Sunday Times Magazine, The Independent magazine, 125 magazine, and Pavement.

Directing credits include: Skater Girl: 2008 - 100% Proof magazine
Hitchhikers: 2009 - Deutch magazine
Nightlife 2009/10 - DCC NY
Cerebral Ballzy - 2011

Exhibitions to have included his work include: Smile i-D, Fashion Now, Japan, Fashion Acts, 66/99, Nightlife (NY in autumn 2010).

recent updates

 
Solange in the dark
Deutsch Magazine (Editorial)
published: September 2008
Deutsch Magazine 32 Cover
Deutsch Magazine (Magazine Cover)
published: September 2008