Clay Perry Photography

About Clay Perry

Clay Perry studied at Guildford School Of Art where he was a pupil of for Thomas, a pioneer teacher of Photography As A Fine Art, he went on to teach at Ravensbourne School Of Art.
Clay's work, including portrait photography and reportage, has appeared in many publications including The Sunday Times Magazine, Country Living, Country Life, World Of Interiors, House & Garden and Homes And Gardens.

He has also worked on many advertising assignments both in the UK and overseas

Clay has exhibited at the Special Photographers Gallery, The Slaughterhouse Gallery and England & Co and has had an exhibition of the Tribal Musicians Of Morocco at the Mediterranean Music Festival. He has recently published a book of Heritage Fruits And Vegetables with the writer Toby Musgrave published by Thames & Hudson in conjunction with the RHS. Photographs on this theme have been exhibited at the RHS Glasshouse Gallery At Wisley also at the Lost Gardens Of Heligan and at Summerill & Bishop in London W11.

Clay also exhibited a series of photographs from the book at the RHS Autumn Photographic Exhibition which were awarded a gold medal. Some 20 books featuring Clay Perry's photography have been published including

English Country Gardens, Widenfeldt & Nicolson
Traditional English Gardens, Widenfeldt & Nicolson
Old English Villages, Widenfeldt & Nicolson
Creating A Cottage Garden, Widenfeldt & Nicolson
The Glory Of The English Garden, Barrie & Jenkins
The Glory Of The English House, Barrie & Jenkins
Vanishing Greece, Conran Octopus
The Ornamental Gardener, Headline Books
David Austin's English Roses, Conran Octopus (named Garden Book Of The Year)
Gardening With Light & Colour, Kyle Cathie
Gardens Of Plenty, Kyle Cathie
Fantastic Flowers, Kyle Cathie
Crabtree & Evlyn's Aromatherapy Herbal, Quadrille
Iris, Quadrille
Tulips, Quadrille
Heritage Fruits & Vegetables, Thames & Hudson (Sunday Times Books of the Year)