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Cardin Hat Over Paris

Cardin Hat Over Paris

11 November 2015

The Norman Parkinson Archive is delighted to announce the release of a new limited edition platinum print of ‘Cardin Hat Over Paris’.
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"Norman Parkinson: Portraits in Fashion" by Robin Muir

Published to coincide with the National Portrait Gallery’s Audrey Hepburn: Portraits of an Icon exhibition, which opened July 2, 2015, Norman Parkinson: Portraits in Fashion now features even more of Parkinson's beautiful photographs, including a collection of photographs of Audrey Hepburn! For more details visit the Palazzo Editions website. Available now on Amazon!
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New Limited Edition Print - Jerry Hall, Jamaica, Vogue, 1975

The Norman Parkinson Archive is excited to annouce the release of our newest limited edition print, "Jerry Hall, Jamaica, Vogue, 1975".
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Charlotte Tilbury X Norman Parkinson

The Norman Parkinson Archive is delighted to announce our collaboration with leading make up artist Charlotte Tilbury.
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Searching for Rory McEwen

Searching for Rory McEwen

12 February 2015

Jools Holland tells the little-known story of Rory McEwen, ground-breaking musician and uniquely gifted artist.
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Jaeger Flashback: The Campaign Stars

Wenda Parkinson is one of the 'Campaign Stars' celebrated in Jaeger's online journal this month.
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Archive Newsletter Winter 2014

Archive Newsletter Winter 2014

08 December 2014

Read our winter 2014 newsletter here.


The Art of Travel

The Art of Travel

07 December 2014

The Norman Parkinson Archive is delighted to announce the release of a new limited edition platinum print of ‘The Art of Travel’.
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Norman Parkinson print acquired by the Rijksmuseum

On the occasion of the Rijksmuseum opening it's long anticipated Photography Wing, we are very pleased to announce the inclusion of this beautiful Norman Parkinson Vintage photograph, in the Museum's permanent collection.
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Jaeger Flashback: Nena in New York

Norman Parkinson's 1960 advertising image of Nena von Schlebrugge photographed against the New York skyline is featuring in Jaeger's online journal this month.
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60 Postcards in Paris

60 Postcards in Paris

19 February 2014

'60 Postcards', the first book by writer Rachael Chadwick, will be published on the 27th February. 
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'aka Norman Parkinson selected for Montreal Film Festival

Our documentary, co-produced with the BBC's Arena series, has been selected for the International Festival of Films on Art (FIFA), to be held in Montreal in March.
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'Gone but not forgotten!'

'Gone but not forgotten!'

01 February 2014

'Gone but not forgotten!" The February issue of Professional Photographer magazine remembers Norman Parkinson.
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Fashioning the Archive: new approaches to materialising textile history

The archive is pleased to provide the signature image for the forthcoming academic conference, Fashioning the Archive: New Approaches to Materialising Textile History, at Goldsmiths, University of London on January 11 2014. 
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Jaeger Flashback: Anne Gunning in Jaipur

Norman Parkinson's 1956 image of Vogue model Anne Gunning in India is featuring in Jaeger's online journal this month.
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Glamour and the Art of Persuasion

Read an excerpt from The Power of Glamour (Simon & Schuster) by Virginia Postrel. 
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Google #Zeitgeist2013

Google #Zeitgeist2013

01 January 2014

Norman Parkinson's Google Doodle features in Google's year-end Zeitgeist round-up.
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'Jump' silver gelatin print - Christmas Offer

A special discount Christmas discount on our 2013 Centenary print.
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Norman Parkinson With The Beatles

Our long awaited publication on the photo series Norman Parkinson shot of the Fab Four is due for release.
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Grierson Award runner up

Grierson Award runner up

05 November 2013

The documentary we co-produced with the BBC’s arts series Arena - aka Norman Parkinson - was shortlisted for a prestigious Grierson Documentary Award
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Bath in Fashion 2013

Bath in Fashion 2013

04 November 2013

The Norman Parkinson Archive was delighted to collaborate with Bath in Fashion 2013. This film captures a few of the highlights from this year's festival.
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Chloé Attitudes book launched

The Norman Parkinson Archive is delighted to be a contributor to the beautiful new book 'Chloé Attitudes' which charts the sixty year history of the fashion house.
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Norman Parkinson - Stolen Material

Please be aware if you are purchasing Norman Parkinson negatives, transparencies, film reels or any other ephemera that a group of this material has recently been stolen and is being sold on the internet. 
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Welcome to our new website

Welcome to our new website

23 September 2013

We're celebrating! Our lovely new website is now up and running.
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Parkinson documentary shortlisted for Grierson Award

We are thrilled to announce that the documentary we co-produced with the BBC’s Arena - aka Norman Parkinson - has been shortlisted for the prestigious Grierson Documentary Award
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Parkinson images on display with Hasselblad in Tokyo

Hasselblad, one of the world's best known imaging brands, and a firm favourite with Norman Parkinson throughout his career, has just launched its first-ever retail outlet. The Norman Parkinson Archive was delighted to work with Hasselblad on an exclusive display of images on show in the brand new space.
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Elegantly Papered pick Parkinson for British Journal of Photography feature

The September issue of the British Journal of Photography is a fashion special and includes an article on the incredible magazine archive, Elegantly Papered. We are delighted that a 1969 American Vogue feature by Parkinson was amongst the chosen few!
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Norman Parkinson on show in Washington

Norman Parkinson Limited Editions will be on show at the DC Fine Art Photography Fair in Washington.
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Norman Parkinson on show in Rio

We are delighted that Norman Parkinson will be on display with Pequena Galeria 18 at Art Rio 13.
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Homage to Parks: Recreation of 'A Spring Hat and the City of Bath'

To celebrate Norman Parkinson’s Centenary, photographer Chris Burfoot worked with Bath in Fashion 2013 to recreate an image that is featured in the current Norman Parkinson exhibition in Bath.
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Zandra Rhodes: Unseen

Zandra Rhodes: Unseen

12 July 2013

With spectacular textiles, ravishing dresses and original sketches, Zandra Rhodes: Unseen presents a rare opportunity to explore the archive, studio and creative process of one of the world’s most distinctive designers. 
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Norman Parkinson is a Great Briton

Norman Parkinson is featured as one of twelve ‘Great Britons’ in the 2013 commerative stamp pack produced by the Royal Mail. 
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Centenary Doodle

Centenary Doodle

21 April 2013

We were delighted that Norman Parkinson was featured as the doodle on the Google homepage to mark the centenary of his birth on the 21st April 2013.


2013 Centenary Edition Print

“When I pulled that picture out of the soup it confirmed to me for the rest of my life that I had to be a photographer. I was absolutely amazed by the magic of it.”
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The Financial Times celebrates a legend behind the lens

The Financial Times Magazine is marking the centenary of Norman Parkinson's birth with exclusive extracts from interviews with Jerry Hall and Grace Coddington.
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British Vogue celebrates Park's centenary in style

The March 2013 issue of British Vogue features a beautiful six page spread celebrating what would have been Norman Parkinson's 100th birthday.
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Parks is honoured with a Blue Plaque

The Putney Society produced 7 blue plaques from 2007-2011 to commemorate the lives of those who have made a significant contribution to Putney. Norman Parkinson's plaque at 32 Landford Rd, SW15 was unveiled on the 20th June 2009. 
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