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Jake Chessum

Jake Chessum grew up in Croydon, South London. After studying Graphic Design at Central Saint Martin's School of Art he started working as a photographer.

He was a regular contributor to The Face magazine throughout the 90s, capturing images of stars such as Beck, The Beastie Boys, Aaliyah, Quentin Tarantino, Tori Amos and Ice Cube near the start of their careers. Jake was part of a wave of British photographers who made an impact in New York at this time and he moved to the city permanently in 1999.

In his 30 year career Jake Chessum has worked for an impressive mix of editorial and advertising companies from all over the world and his clients include Apple TV+, IBM, Pentagram, T-Mobile, Levis, HSBC, Vanity Fair, The New York Times Magazine, Esquire, HBO amongst many others. His subjects have included David Bowie, Heath Ledger, Robin Williams, Nicole Kidman, Elisabeth Moss, Kirk Douglas, Barack Obama, Rupert Murdoch, Snoop Dogg, Bill Murray, Robert De Niro, Jay Z, Natalie Portman, Emma Stone, Martin Scorcese, amongst many, many others. He has published two books: The New York Look Book, in conjunction with New York Magazine. The best selling book chronicled stylish New Yorkers captured on the street, and a self-published title: Rubbish, which depicts discarded items on the street.

"I think the dream for me, is that you want to take a picture of someone that somehow defines them."- Jake Chessum

JAY-Z (JAYZ001JAKE)

JAY-Z

JAY-Z photographed by Jake Chessum during a photo shoot in New York in November 2006

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Amy Winehouse (AMYW001JAKE)

Amy Winehouse

Amy Winehouse captured in a Primrose Hill cafe during a photo shoot with Jake Chessum in February 2004.

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Amy Winehouse (AMYW002JAKE)

Amy Winehouse

Stunning image of Amy Winehouse taken in a North London launderette during a photo shoot in winter 2004.

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Amy Winehouse (AMYW003JAKE)

Amy Winehouse

February 2004, Amy Winehouse is captured in a launderette in Primrose Hill by Jake Chessum

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Amy Winehouse (AMYW004JAKE)

Amy Winehouse

Candid black & white photograph of Amy Winehouse taken in Camden, London in February 2004

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Amy Winehouse (AMYW005JAKE)

Amy Winehouse

Amy Winehouse all wrapped up on a freezing day on Primrose Hill in February 2004.

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Amy Winehouse (AMYW006JAKE)

Amy Winehouse

Amy Winehouse at home in her flat in Camden Town in February 2004

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Amy Winehouse (AMY007JAKE)

Amy Winehouse

Amy Winehouse photographed by Jake Chessum in her favourite greasy spoon in Primrose Hill in 2004

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Amy Winehouse (AMYW008JAKE)

Amy Winehouse

Amy Winehouse captured during a photoshoot with Jake Chessum in North London early in 2004

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Amy Winehouse (AMYW009JAKE)

Amy Winehouse

Jake Chessum photographed Amy Winehouse alongside a baby blue guitar in the iconic Blustons store in Kentish Town in February 2004

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Amy Winehouse (AMYW010JAKE)

Amy Winehouse

Amy Winehouse photographed in an amusement arcade in Kentish Town in February 2004.

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Beastie Boys (BBOYS001JAKE)

Beastie Boys

Beastie Boys captured during a photo shoot for The Face Magazine taken in Los Angeles in Mike D's backyard in April 1994.

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David Boei (DB001JAKE)

David Bowie

David Bowie captured during a photo shoot for Tatler magazine in Fulham, London in May 1995

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David Bowie (DB002JAKE)

David Bowie

Beautiful candid, natural shot of David Bowie taken by Jake Chessum in London in winter 2005.

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JAY-Z (JAYZ002JAKE)

JAY-Z

JAY-Z caught relaxing in the make-up chair during the break in a photo shoot in New York in 2006.

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Radiohead (RD001JAKE)

Radiohead

Thom Yorke photographed for an interview with Spin Magazine at the Tower Theatre, Philadelphia in May 2006

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Radiohead (RD002JAKE)

Thom Yorke

Thom Yorke captured in one of the coridors of the Tower Theatre, Philadelphia whilst promoting his solo album 'The Eraser' in 2006

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Radiohead (RD003JAKE)

Radiohead

Radiohead's Thom Yorke photographed in Philadelphia by Jake Chessum for Spin Magazine in 2006 whilst promoting his solo album 'The Eraser'.

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Soundgarden (SOUND001JAKE)

Soundgarden

Chris Cornell from Soundgarden captured in Toronto, Canada in September 2011.

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Featured Prints

Joe Strummer (CL001PHNI)

Joe Strummer

Joe Strummer photographed in St. Anne’s Churchyard off Wardour Street, Soho in September 1989.

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Elvis Presley (ELPR001HOPA)

Elvis Presley

Elvis Presley pop art print by Horace Panter inspired by the work 'Self-portrait with Badges' by Sir Peter Blake.

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Miles Davis (MD001DONH)

Miles Davis

Miles Davis with John Coltrane during the recording sessions for 'Kind of Blue' at Columbia Studios in New York in the Spring of 1959

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Pulp (PULP001STDO)

Pulp

Jarvis Cocker mimicking the poster artwork for the film 'Kes' on an NME shoot

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Joy Division (JD1001KC)

Joy Division

Iconic shot of Joy Division walking in the snow near Manchester Cathedral in 1979

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Jimi Hendrix (JH002GM)

Jimi Hendrix

Alternative version of Gered Mankowitz's classic shot of Jimi Hendrix smoking taken at his Mason's Yard Studio in London, 1967.

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Featured Artists

Björk

Björk

Björk Guðmundsdóttir, (born 21 November 1965), known mononymously as Björk is an Icelandic singer-songwriter.

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Amy Winehouse

Amy Winehouse

Amy Winehouse was an English singer and songwriter known for her deep expressive contralto vocals and her eclectic mix of musical genres.

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Blues & Jazz Pop Art

Blues & Jazz Pop Art

Curated collection of Blues & Jazz Pop Art prints by acclaimed artist and musician Horace Panter

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Led Zeppelin

Led Zeppelin

Led Zeppelin were an English rock band formed in London in 1968 & considered one of the most innovative & influential rock bands in history.

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Joy Division

Joy Division

Joy Division (originally named Warsaw), an English rock band formed in 1976 were one of the pioneers of the post-punk movement.

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Beatles, The

The Beatles

The Beatles were an English rock band, formed in Liverpool in 1960 and widely regarded as the most influential acts of the rock era.

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Featured Collections

***New Arrivals***

***New Arrivals***

Here are the very latest prints we have added to our collection. We hope you love them as much as we do.

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Alternative artwork by Storm Thorgerson for Pink Floyd's Division Bell

Album Covers

Album covers can define a band almost as much as the music itself. Now you can put this great art on your wall as well as your turntable

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Jake Chessum

Jake Chessum

During his 30 year career Jake Chessum has shot defining images of musicians such as Amy Winehouse, Jay Z, The Beastie Boys & David Bowie.

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Morgan Howell Print Collection

Morgan Howell Print Collection

Artist Morgan Howell's paintings of record sleeves have become cult classics. We are delighted to introduce a range of his affordable prints

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Michael Putland Collection

Michael Putland Collection

When it comes to rock photography Michael Putland has done it all, having shot the biggest name in rock & pop from Abba to Zappa.

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Jill Furmanovsky Collection

Jill Furmanovsky Collection

Jill Furmanovsky is one of the greatest ever rock & roll photographers with a huge archive of iconic shots of the world's best music artists

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