|By Marketwired .||
|August 6, 2013 03:00 AM EDT||
LONDON -- (Marketwired) -- 08/06/13 -- Art.co.uk, the world's leading online destination dedicated to experiencing and buying art, announces the launch of a new photography collection by internationally renowned fashion, beauty and travel photographer Nigel Barker. The unique images are divided into nine categories, featuring more than 270 photographic prints exclusive to Art.co.uk, marking the first time Barker has ever sold his personal work commercially. The exclusive Nigel Barker Collection can be viewed at www.art.co.uk/nigelbarker.
"Nigel Barker is one of the most recognized personalities in the world, and we couldn't be more excited to exclusively offer his stunning photographs to our customers," said Geoffroy Martin, CEO of Art.com Inc. "The collection is both deeply personal and visually impactful."
The captivating images in the Nigel Barker Collection offer an intimate look at Barker's photo shoots from around the world and are available in a variety of sizes with prices starting at just £ 32.99. From daring fashion snapshots to breathtaking views of architecture, nature and much more, the collection is presented through three themes such as, travel, fashion and photojournalism, showcasing Barker's talent and extraordinary eye for a range of subjects. Featured categories include:
- Moon Warriors -- A surreal work of fashion photography that captures eclectic models against the moonlight, combining old-school and cutting-edge in-camera techniques.
- New York City -- Showcases the always-intoxicating heart and soul of Barker's home for more than 15 years, highlighting the city's beauty and juxtaposition of wealth and urban streets.
- Ice World -- A mesmerizing series taken during Barker's work on a documentary film, these images capture a 35-mile stretch of icy landscape off the coast of Newfoundland and the site's magnificent harp seal population.
- Morocco -- As the rich, colorful, cultural backdrop for several fashion shoots over the years, the Morocco photographs personify the serenity of this country's oceans, the hustle and bustle of the city and its vibrant people.
The Nigel Barker Collection also includes dramatic photography from Alabama, Death Valley, Tanzania and Haiti as well as a spectacular Fireworks category.
"I'm truly excited to align with Art.co.uk and share with the world the wondrous sites and travels I've experienced," said Nigel Barker. "I hope others will be inspired by my work and find a special piece for their space within the selection of photographic prints now available through Art.co.uk." Nigel Barker has photographed the worlds of beauty, fashion and entertainment over the past 15 years, has been a TV personality and judge on America's Next Top Model for 17 seasons and is currently the host of The Face on Oxygen.
Barker's photographic prints can be custom framed to suit any style and space. To see the entire Nigel Barker Collection available on Art.co.uk, please visit www.art.co.uk/nigelbarker.
About Art.com Inc.
Art.com Inc. is the world's largest online retailer of high-quality wall art. The company was founded in 1998 to make art widely accessible by transforming the way the world discovers, personalizes, shares and purchases art. Today, with more than 17 million customers in 120 countries worldwide, the company hosts two unique properties in the U.K. -- Art.co.uk and AllPosters.co.uk -- along with a significant international presence in the U.S., Europe, Japan, Canada, Australia, Mexico and South America.
Art.co.uk and AllPosters.co.uk offer custom framing, specialty printing and interactive visualization tools to help people find the perfect piece of wall décor for their space.
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