1999 Photo Contest, Portraits, 2nd prize

Harry Borden

Independent Photographers Group for Observer Magazine

01 January, 1998

Icelandic singer Björk Guðmundsdóttir, known to fans worldwide simply as Björk, was born in 1965, and made her first album at the age of 11. After voyaging through Icelandic New Wave and anarcho-punk, she established herself firmly on the international map with her own quirky, eclectic brand of music.

About the photographer

Harry Borden

Though born in New York, Harry Borden grew up in Britain. His earliest commissions were for the NME and then The Observer. Throughout the 1990s, Borden's profile grew steadily as...

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