Rare Photos Of Pink Floyd’s Creative Genius Syd Barrett

On what would have been his 70th birthday, we look back at the life of Syd Barrett, who fronted Pink Floyd in their psychedelic early days, and later enjoyed a solo career that was studded with brilliance. These pictures originally appeared alongside love letters and original artworks in the exhibition ‘Syd Barrett: Art And Letters’ at The Idea Generation in 2011 and in the book, ‘Barrett: The Definitive Visual Companion’, by Essential Works.