Between 1981 and 1982 Paul Graham travel the A1 and documented the places and people along its path to create a Photostory, 'A1- The Great North Road'.

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Image copyright Paul Graham Image caption Woman at Bus Stop, Mill Hill, North London, November 1982, from the series A1 - The Great North Road, Vintage colour coupler print 1956, United Kingdom) is a British photographer living and working in New York City. Paul Graham (b. See available photographs, prints and multiples, and paintings for sale and learn about the artist. No Comments on Paul Graham’s ‘A1: The Great North Road’, A Summary A really busy and enjoyable month looking at this great book with a whole bunch of contributors to whom I am extremely thankful for making it such a vibrant and lively discussion.

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Paul Graham is a contemporary British photographer known for his sequential color prints of people engaged in daily life. With an introduction by Rupert Martin and an afterword by the photographer. Photographer Paul Graham spent two years completing this documentary on the life and landscape of the Great North Road. In 1983 Paul Graham published A1 – The Great North Road, a book of photographs taken along Britain’s longest road.Connecting London with Edinburgh, the road passes through North London, Peterborough, Doncaster, Leeds, York, Durham and Newcastle upon Tyne; Graham chose to photograph it in colour, at a time when black-and-white dominated, and his work made a big impression on Peter Dench. Throughout 1981 and 1982 he made numerous trips along the A1 crossing and recrossing the length of the nation to record every aspect of life at the verge of this great road. A comprehensive documentary survey of the A1 highway in England: the only road to run the length of the country, from London to Edinburgh. In 1981, Graham completed his first acclaimed work, by photographing life along England's primary arterial road in a series of color photographs entitled A1: The Great North Road.