British Culture Archive is a non-profit resource set up to highlight and document the changing face of British society and culture through social and documentary photography.

Founded in 2017 our mission is to educate and inspire future generations by curating engaging online content, as well as community based workshops and exhibitions throughout the UK.

British Culture Archive has grown into a respected photography platform over the years, engaging British photography with new audiences and younger generations across the world. We feature work from many established photographers, as well as giving a platform to photographers whose work has yet to be seen by a wider audience. 

Our ongoing project The People’s Archive documents and preserves hundreds of images sent in to us by the public of everyday life prior to the rapid rise of technology, smartphones and social media.