Exclusive to the British Culture Archive from our 2020 exhibition ‘The People’s City’.
Lemn Sissay. Hulme, Manchester, 1990 by Richard Davis.
- A3 photographic print on premium Fuji crystal archival paper.
An early portrait of the inspirational poet Lemn Sissay. Taken in Hulme, Manchester, 1990.
Richard Davis (b.1965) is a British social documentary and portrait photographer from Birmingham, UK.
Richard’s important documentary photography work in inner city Manchester captured the mood and spirit of life on the fringes of Thatcher’s Britain.
As well as his documentary photography work, Richard captured the many bands, comedians and artists that came to prominence during Manchester’s creative explosion of the late 1980s.
|Dimensions||42 × 29.7 cm|