Lifework: Norman Parkinson's Century of Style

Corbis/© Norman Parkinson Ltd/Courtesy Norman Parkinson Archive
National Theatre, South Bank Monday March 4 2013 9:30 - 23:00
A retrospective of the work of fashion photographer Norman Parkinson, with images spanning from his early work of the 1930s up until his death in 1990. Having introduced the concept of exotic locales, bizarre props and visual juxtapositions – basically the building blocks of modern couture campaigns – Parkinson is regarded as the father of modern fashion photography.
Venue name: National Theatre
Contact:
Address: South Bank
London
SE1 9PX
Opening hours: 9.30am-11pm Mon-Sat (12noon-6pm Sun when there is a performance in the building)
Transport: Tube: Waterloo
Event website: http://www.nationaltheatre.org.uk/exhibitions