"My recent photos are all completely allegorical. Everything is there for a reason. The objects or people in the photo and how they are positioned, it all has meaning. I’m really influenced by the Renaissance including artists such as Caravaggio, which has inspired my pallet, and the tonal composition of my photos."Read More
A creative child, self-taught in various mediums, it was whilst developing a small fashion company that Nukem discovered his passion for photography and never looked back. Having shot covers for a vast range of publications including Mixmag, Beautiful Bizarre, Noctis and Lowdown, in 2017 Nukem directed Firetrap’s A/W TV campaign. He has also shot campaigns for BOY London, Selfridges, Twisted Tailor, Without Prejudice, ADYN and Glitterbox.
Nukem has worked closely with a number of record labels and artists including Defected Records, Good Soldier, Warner Music, Universal, IAMDDB, Dennis Sulta, Jordan Stephens and Badass B. In 2019, he directed a campaign for Visit Britain that focuses on the benefits of living in London for young creatives. Formerly creative director to English Rock Band The Hunna, Nukem was recently enlisted to direct their upcoming music video. Nukem’s works are now contained in numerous private collections around the world including various celebrities. Nukem lives and works in North London.
Text courtesy Maddox Gallery.