iconic photos of the afropunk community by phil knott

July 12, 2017

The photographer’s lens has always been a huge contributor to the AFROPUNK culture. Every year, the public waits to see the latest styles, energies, and stories of the festival––all told through image spreads curated here on the site. Thanks to these images, the excitement of AFROPUNK can be felt worldwide and across mediums.

One photographer in particular, long-time AFROPUNK friend Phil Knott, has managed to recreate the feel of the festival entirely through his iconic portraits.

These pictures represent a movement––capturing the fierce, fearless, and unique fashions of the people, and serve as inspiration for the next chapter. Check out the remarkable images below!