About

Craig Atkinson
UK 07971077406
craig@craigatkinson.co.uk

UK based photographer / artist, publisher (Café Royal Books), lecturer (UCLan), visiting lecturer (lots), and dad (x2). Generally concerned with various aspects of the urban or man-made environment, usually Brutalist. Interested in observations of ‘the everyday’.

Founded Café Royal Books in 2005. Publishes weekly titles focusing broadly on aspects of change, usually British documentary, 1970 — 2000.

Work collected by MoMA, Tate, V&A, Natonal Gallery of Canada, Library of Birmingham, Martin Parr, Glasgow School of Art, LCC, Oxbridge and many other international public, private and educational libraries, galleries and museums.

Clients include The Royal Court, Esquire, GQ, The New York Times, Orange, YCN, Adidas Originals…

Recent talks given at the Brighton Biennial, Photo London, Brighton University, Liverpool John Moore’s University, Manchester Met, The Tetley / Leeds Artists Book Fair, Plymouth University.

Generally available for commissions and talks.

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Café Royal Books — the books I publish

CRB notes blog / CRB Facebook / CRB Twitter / CRB Wikipedia

Recent interviews Vice magazine / Photoworks / iD magazine / The Photographers’ Gallery / June 2015 interview with The British Journal of Photography was print only, so no link.