After Director and Co-Founder
Supporting recently graduated and early career artists through a programme of shows and events curated and directed by Julie Bentley. After is committed to developing and supporting artist’s practice through exhibition, collaboration, commission, studio visits, artists talks and digital residency.
After was co founded in 2015 by Julie Bentley and Nick Scammell following their graduation from MA Photography at The London College Of Communication.
Julie grew up in Margate (England) before leaving to study Film at Leeds University. An early career in picture editing and photography direction preceded Julie establishing her own film and photographic practice. Addressing her fascination with the seductive power of cinema, Julie’s work has been published worldwide including titles such as Vogue, Elle, The Sunday Times, Exit, iD, and Oyster.
Julie is a guest speaker at Sotheby’s Institute of Art and will be opening her own gallery space, 163, in 2018