Nick on The Paris Metro whilst teaching a Workshop, 2011.


Nick Turpin was born in London, UK in 1969, Studied ‘Art and Design’ at the University of Gloucestershire then ‘Photography, Film and Video’ at the University of Westminster until 1990 when he left to work as a staff photographer with The Independent Newspaper leaving in 1997 to pursue a second career in Advertising and Design photography. In 2000 Nick was the founder of the international street photographers group in-public and in 2010 he established Nick Turpin Publishing. Nick has also taught and lectured on contemporary street photography at Museums, Universities and on TV.


Nick Turpin press pass
Nick Turpin Press Pass 1992



1998 A Camera in the Tate – Tate Britain, London, UK.
2006 Group show Crosswalks -Contemporary Street Photography at the Oklahoma City Museum of Art.
2006 Group show Onto the Streets Photofusion Gallery, London. Touring with The British Council
2009 Group Show in-public @ 10 – Photofusion Gallery, London.
2010 Street Photography Now – Third Floor Gallery, Cardiff, UK.
2010 Street Photography Now Paris – Canal Saint-Martin, Paris
2010 Group Show – Galerie Lichtblick, Cologne, Germany.
2011 Group Show – Uno Art Space, Stuttgart, Germany.
2011 London Street Photography, Museum Of London, London, UK.
2011 Group Show Format International Photography Exhibition 2011, Derby, UK.
2011 Entente Cordiale: Images from France & England, St Pancras Station, London, UK.
2011 Group Show in-public @ 10 Les Ballades Photographiques, Seyssel, France.
2011 Group Show From Distant Streets, Galerie Hertz, Louisville, Kentucky, USA.
2012 Group Show London Street Photography, St Pancras Station, London, UK.
2012 Group Show World International Photography Festival, Tel Aviv, Israel.
2018 Group Show [SPACE] STREET. LIFE. PHOTOGRAPHY, House of Photography, Hamburg.
2018 Group Show London Nights, Museum of London.


Nick Turpin exhibit of The French at London St Pancreas Station for The London Street Photography Festival 2011
THE FRENCH exhibited at London St Pancras Station for The London Street Photography Festival 2011
















[SPACE] STREET. LIFE. PHOTOGRAPHY at the House of Photography Hamburg 2018


















LONDON NIGHTS at The Museum of London, 2018.




















Street Photography Now, Thames & Hudson, 2010
10 years of in-public, Nick Turpin Publishing, 2010
London Street Photography 1860-2010, Dewi Lewis Publishing 2011
On The Night Bus, Hoxton Minipress 2016
London Nights, Hoxton Mini Press 2018


Cover of On The Night Bus by Nick Turpin
On The Night Bus by Nick Turpin, Hoxton Minipress 2016


Interviews and Articles

Fast Company Design

Creative Review



Huck Magazine

The Plus Paper



Interview from the street photography film in-sight a 38min documentary following in-public Street Photographers in London , New York, Melbourne and Rotterdam available

A Sky Arts Interview with Nick Turpin and Richard Bram at the Format International Photography Festival 2011 in Derby, UK.

BBC Radio 4 program Picturing Britain

BBC London Radio Interview about ‘On The Night Bus’