Singer Tricky is captured here by photographer Rankin as part of Jam, an exhibition at the Barbican Art Gallery from 12 September to 15 December. Jam is a mixture of fashion, music and technology. Tomato is working on an installation and Fuel will be making a series of short films. Other exhibitors include fashion photographer of the year David Sim, fashion designer Hussein Chalayan and urban-wear gurus Stussy, Slam City Skates and Hysteric Glamour.
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