Astylr – Divine Strengh

Ali King

London, UK

Recently featured by Saatchi’s chief curator Rebecca Wilson in “The Contemporary Nude” Collection, Ali King is fast becoming a well known name as a contemporary nude photographer. Ali started her career in fashion where she worked alongside clients such as Gucci, Chanel, Prada, Dior to name a few to produce iconic print work. A move to London came with Ali joining Chelsea & Kensington College to study fine art photography. While continuing her fashion work for clients such as Dazed and Confused; and Vogue.

Ali’s first project, Flux exhibited in Chelsea in 2012. Cyonza followed a year later in 2013. This time incorporating her love for flowers, with nature in the forefront and human in their basic element. The romance and mysticism of her subject continues in her latest series, Queens. Ali say about her work, “I would say I’m an artist that relies on intuition. I’m into spirituality. I feel my art just is. It just exists. Like I just exist.” She currently lives in London.