9 – 13 January 2024
Private View: Tuesday 9 January 2024, 6-9pm
Bensley and Dipré are back for their second solo show at Bermondsey Project Space, INTERSTICE, a collection of works that further stretch and explore the interplay between materials and disciplines.
The show will include large scale cyanotypes and clusters of figure studies from the studio.
Bensley and Dipré are a collaborative duo, working predominately with film photography and paint.
Nicola Bensley studied at Newcastle Upon Tyne College of Arts & Technology and Harrow School of Art. She worked as a photojournalist before shifting her focus to portrait and fine art photography. Recent subjects include Frank Auerbach and Maggi Hambling. The Hand of Frank Auerbach was included in The Human Touch exhibition at The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge 2021. Nicola exhibits regularly in London and has won a number of awards for both her portrait and fine art work. Her work is held in collections on both sides of the Atlantic.
David Dipré studied painting at Camberwell College of Arts and the University of Central Lancashire. He has exhibited widely including in the John Moores Painting Prize and the National Portrait Gallery’s BP Portrait Award on three occasions. He has work in numerous private collections.