Julia is a Cultural Manager and Curator, based in Dublin, Ireland, specialising in contemporary lens-based practices. Currently General and Project Manager at PhotoIreland, co-running The Library Project (gallery, Photobook library, and Art bookshop in Dublin) and producing events throughout the year like the annual PhotoIreland Festival, co-programming seminars for the Critical Academy, while collaborating on ambitious projects like the Creative Europe Photography Platforms—Parallel and Futures.
Julia has produced many exhibitions and events, including curatorial work and project management with EU photographic projects and platforms. She has participated in portfolio reviews and acted as visiting lecturer. She is co-editor of OVER Journal—The Critical Journal of Photography and Visual Culture for the 21st Century. Julia also works in an editorial capacity and translation for artists and other arts professionals. This year, she is on the jury for the International Photography Grant and Le Mois de la Photo Grenoble.