Raphael Albert, Untitled, circa 1960s, staying power
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New Black British photography exhibition has ‘Staying Power’

From 90s street-style to beauty pageants, check out these exclusive snaps from the V&A's celebration of black Britain

Soundgarden, Charles Peterson
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Standing at the forefront of grunge

Seattle-native photographer Charles Peterson captured Cobain, Love and the madness that defined the genre’s heady heyday

7 On Main Street, Jake Sigl
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Generation Y and the ‘American Dream’

Seven emerging American photographers explore the paradoxical overlap between the real and virtual by turning the lens on their families, neighbourhoods and selves

Hogmoney Paddy Jones
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Meet Hogmoney, your new art collective

A gang of like-minded pro-skateboarders and photographers combine their ‘now or never’ attitude and take on the art world

Zines, posters and gay porn


the skinhead archives

Shia LaBeouf


the #interview

Bruce Davidson, Brooklyn Gang
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A century of teenage dreaming

From the streets of South London to the glitz and grit of New York, explore the past 100 years of youth culture and its bittersweet rights of passage

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Japan’s bright young things

Expanding on the legacies of Japanese photography greats like Nobuyoshi Araki and Shōmei Tōmatsu, explore the exhibition ushering in the country’s creative new blood

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Step inside a Pheromone Hotbox

A world in where the male gaze is unproblematic? Five fresh female talents visualise the possibilities in a new exhibition

La Lutte
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Capturing Senegal’s strongest

A fury of fists, makeshift gloves and spraying sand; meet the photographer shooting West Africa’s wrestle-mania

08Sonya Kydeeva, post-Soviet youth
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Coming of age in 21st century Russia

Photographer Sonya Kydeeva is using her lens to liberate post-Soviet boys from their homeland’s staunch gender conventions

Keith Haring 1985Javier Porto
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Trip across the Atlantic with Javier Porto’s early work

Bridging the cultural gap between post-Franco Madrid and New York in the 1980s – from shooting Grace Jones to Robert Mapplethorpe

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you're more likely to be a psycho




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Reworking the pin-up

Reappropriating found imagery and 1960s pin-up pictures, Eva Stenram explores the relationship between photography and dance

Erwin Olaf
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Look back on Erwin Olaf’s super stylised archive

The Dutch photographer – renowned for his carefully constructed imagery and a hyperreal take on his craft – shines in a new survey of his work