Legendary album covers on display in 'For the Record' at The Photographers' Gallery

For the Record: Photography & the Art of the Album Cover will be on display at The Photographers' Gallery featuring famous works by photographers and music icons
The Beatles, Abbey Road, Apple Records - PCS 7088. England, 1969 (Image credit: Ian Macmillan / The Photographers' Gallery)

The Photographers' Gallery is set to host a collection of the most legendary album covers shot by photographers. The display, titled For the Record: Photography & the Art of the album Cover will be on display at The Photographers' Gallery, London from 8 April until 12 June 2022. The exhibition had originally been scheduled to open on 25 March, but had to be delayed

Celebrating the unique artistry that is the album cover, this display reflects on the most iconic album covers of our time and their role in defining music and shaping creators, those both in front of and behind the camera. 

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Beth Nicholls
Staff Writer

A staff writer for Digital Camera World, Beth has an extensive background in various elements of technology with five years of experience working as a tester and sales assistant for CeX. After completing a degree in Music Journalism, followed by obtaining a Master's degree in Photography awarded by the University of Brighton, she spends her time outside of DCW as a freelance photographer specialising in live music events and band press shots under the alias 'bethshootsbands'.