Grayson Perry photographed with his wife Philippa Perry on the red carpet for the House of Fraser British Academy Television Awards in 2016, hosted at the Royal Festival Hall in London. Sarah M Lee was commissioned by BAFTA to photograph arrivals to the awards ceremony, and with this shot has captured Grayson Perry’s dramatic dress.
The photograph is part of a new exhibition, The Director’s Cut: BAFTA Photography 2006–2016, curated by BAFTA Photography Director Janette Dalley. The exhibition shows a selection of Janette’s favourite images commissioned by BAFTA in her time as director.
About the Photograph
Size: (w) 16 x (h) 20 inches with a white boarder.
Printed on 240gsm lustre photographic paper
Colour with a white border
Courtesy of BAFTA and the photographer.
About the Photographer
Twice selected for the Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize, official photographer for the Guardian and the Observer, and contributor to numerous high profile national and international publications, Sarah M Lee’s career has spanned more than 15 years. She was commissioned by BAFTA to shoot on the red carpet and backstage at the Film and Television Awards, documenting the glitz, glamour and excitement.