Art.com Unveils Exclusive Nigel Barker Photography Collection
New Inspirational Travel & Fashion Prints by Renowned Photographer Available to Public for First Time
EMERYVILLE, CALIF. (August 5, 2013)—Art.com, the worldâ€™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.comâ€”marking the first time Barker has ever sold his personal work commercially. The exclusive Nigel Barker Collection can be viewed at www.art.com/nigelbarker.
"Nigel Barker is one of the most recognized personalities in the world, and we couldnâ€™t be more excited to exclusively offer his stunning photographs to our customers,” said Geoffroy Martin, CEO of Art.com. “The collection is both deeply personal and visually impactful."
The captivating images in the Nigel Barker Collection offer an intimate look at Barkerâ€™s photo shoots from around the world and are available in a variety of sizes with prices starting at just $39.99. From daring fashion snapshots to breathtaking views of architecture, nature and much more, the collection is presented through three themesâ€”Travel, Fashion and Photojournalismâ€”showcasing Barkerâ€™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 Barkerâ€™s home for more than 15 years, highlighting the cityâ€™s beauty and juxtaposition of wealth and urban streets.
- Ice World—A mesmerizing series taken during Barkerâ€™s work on a documentary film, these images capture a 35-mile stretch of icy landscape off the coast of Newfoundland and the siteâ€™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 countryâ€™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.
"Iâ€™m truly excited to align with Art.com and share with the world the wondrous sites and travels Iâ€™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.com."
Nigel Barker has photographed the worlds of beauty, fashion and entertainment over the past 15 years, has been a TV personality and judge on Americaâ€™s Next Top Model for 17 seasons and is currently the host of The Face on Oxygen.
Barkerâ€™s photographic prints can be custom framed to suit any style and space. To see the entire Nigel Barker Collection available on Art.com, please visit www.art.com/nigelbarker.
Art.com is the world's leading online destination for experiencing and buying high-quality wall art. Offering the largest selection of handpicked art images, as well as custom framing, specialty printing, and interactive visualization tools, Art.com helps everyone explore, experiment with and express themselves through artworkâ€”and have fun doing it. At Art.com, customers can also shop curated collections from tastemakers and trendsetters. Art.com is forever leading the way art is experienced and consumedâ€”through service, technology and craftsmanshipâ€”to help people find art they love so they can love their spaces more. A division of Art.com Inc., Art.com is based in Emeryville, Calif.