Norman Parkinson Archive

Grace Coddington remembers Norman Parkinson

18 September 2013

Grace Coddington, the Creative Director of American Vogue, discusses working with Norman Parkinson.

Grace Coddington and Norman Parkinson worked together at various points in their careers. Parkinson photographed Coddington on her first modeling assignment in 1959. They went on to collaborate in the 1970s after Coddington had made the transition from model to stylist and Art Director.

This excerpt is taken from the 2013 Arena documentary 'aka Norman Parkinson'.

Coddington writes about her experiences of working with Parks in her 2012 memoirs 'Grace'.