Dylan Culhane was born in 1981 in South Africa and now works and lives in Cape Town. Culhane studied at University of Cape Town (BA Film, Media & Visual Studies, 2001, MA Media Theory & Practice 2010) and at AFDA, South African School of Motion Picture Medium and Live Performance (BA Motion Picture Medium, 2004). He has exhibited internationally including solo photography shows Symbiosis at The Premises Gallery, Johannesburg (2008), Photoklecksography at Exposure Gallery, Cape Town (2008), Driven to Abstraction at Exposure Gallery, Cape Town (2007) and at the Lomography World Congress, Beijing (2004). His paintings have been exhibited at Galerie Plett, Zeist, The Netherlands (2000), and Fresh at Hout Bay Gallery, Cape Town (1999). Culhane was previously editor of VICE magazine South Africa and currently curates at MUSEUM Photographic Art Gallery in Cape Town. He has been awarded the Picture Berlin residency July 2011.