James Barnor’s archive was produced during a career spanning more than 60 years. It covers a remarkable period in history, creating a narrative marked by his passionate interest in people and cultures. Through the medium of portraiture, Barnor’s photographs represent societies in transition: Ghana moving towards independence and London becoming a cosmopolitan, multicultural metropolis.

In this film Barnor discusses his practice, Ever Young studio and the characters he has met during his long career as a photographer in Accra and London.

Read more about James Barnor, download free PDFs and browse prints for sale at autograph-abp-shop.co.uk/authors/james-barnor

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