Further evidence of the popularity of punk in fashion comes with an exhibition designed by Julie Fletcher, documenting punk’s early days, when the genre’s musicians and artists were loathed and maligned. The images are curated by Evelyn Wilson from a collection by Caroline Coon. No Future? – Photographs from the early days of Punk, at the Light House Media Centre in Wolverhampton from 20 September, features images of The Sex Pistols, The Clash, The Slits (the leader of which is pictured modelling her Silver Jubilee knickers) and other anti-heroes.
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