Jamie Reid is an English artist and anarchist with connections to the Situationists. His work, featuring letters cut from newspaper headlines in the style of a ransom note, came close to defining the image of punk rock, particularly in the UK. His best known works include the Sex Pistols album Never Mind the Bollocks, Here’s the Sex Pistols and the singles »Anarchy in the UK«, »God Save The Queen«, »Pretty Vacant« and »Holidays in the Sun«.
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Jamie Reid by David Ortega, 1998
Punk! Don’t Buy A Leather Jacket (1979), Bromide – signed on verso, 140mm x 104mm