About / Contact

Hi, I’m Art Of The State aka Steve Cotton, a London based photographer and this is my photo blog and personal archive. It’s been around since about 2001 and right now its having a bit of a revamp with the main categories added back in now and starting to fill up with content once more.

If you have a photo usage request it should be sent to: photos@artofthestate.co.uk.

Please note: Charges will be levied for non authorised usage of any photo for which the copyright is owned by Steve Cotton that is used without prior permission. For a full list of these charges please use the contact email address below. 

Any other comments, enquiries, suggestions should be sent to to Steve Cotton: contact@artofthestate.co.uk

As well as this blog you can find me on on TwitterFlickr and Instagram

You can find also my work in a whole range of publications including Dazed & Confused, Elle, Elle Decor, The Guardian, Evening Standard, Savoy Magazine, New York Times, Kerrang, Record Collector, Vive Le Rock, The Independent, Sothebys, Time Out, Daily Mail, The British Council, Amazon Publishing, Railway Herald, Getty Images, Arsenal Football Club, The Sun, Metro, The Big Issue, The Victoria and Albert Museum and Vogue.


Steve, July 2020


One thought on “About / Contact

  • July 2, 2021 at 12:33 am

    Can you tell me how has the name Tapir fits into Banksy’s world. thank you very much


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