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Naomi Campbell by Simon Frederick National Portrait Gallery, London #BlackistheNewBlack

Artist and director Simon Frederick constructed still portrait photographs as well as filming the participants for Black is the New Black, a four-part documentary in which Frederick employed the power of talking heads with no archive footage or voiceovers. Frederick’s work spans from celebrity portraiture to art exhibitions to global advertising campaigns and TV. He is known for his recent role as a lead judge and co-host alongside Isabella Rossellini on the Sky Arts programme Master of Photography and for his series Black is the New Black on BBC TWO. #Vogue

Black is the New Black: Portraits by Simon Frederick

National Portrait Gallery, London: Until 27 January 2019

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