Karl Routledge-Wilson by Sophie Gargett

Old age is something we all have ahead of us. But once we leave behind the toil of employment and careers, once children are grown and dreams achieved, what do we do with ourselves? While for many, retirement is a time to put up one’s feet, large numbers of today’s senior set are starting businesses, becoming artists, and blurring the concept of retirement entirely.

In a series of intimate interviews, we asked five creative, eccentric, and individual over 60s how they are redefining old age. Read more here.