About Julie

Julie Hrudová (1988) was born in Prague but now lives and works in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. She has worked with a variety of publications and her has been exhibited in numerous shows, on an international scale. Between 2020 en 2021 Julie was taking a weekly street photo for the Amsterdam-based newspaper Het Parool. She published a book of this series, called Chasing Amsterdam. It was chosen as one of the best photo books of 2022 by Dutch newspaper de Volkskrant.

︎Member of Burn My Eye, international street photography collective
︎Founder & curator of StreetRepeat, a collection of street photography repetitions
︎Photo editor at RTL News TV

MA Film & Photographic Studies, Leiden, 2011/2012
BA Media & Culture, Amsterdam, 2006/2010

Clients and Publications
The Guardian, CBS News, Vice News, Het Parool, VPRO, NRC, Volkskrant, Trouw,
CPNB, Bilderberg Hotels, CJP Magazine, RTL, War Child, KesselsKramer, Museumkaart and more.


Solo exhibition ‘Amsterdam is Crumbling’ at Grachtenmuseum, Amsterdam
Group show at Forte Santa Tecla, San Remo, Italy

Group show at the Municipal Gallery in Iserlohn, Germany 
Group show ‘Luci su Roma’, Rome, Italy
Group show during Livorno Photo Days, Livorno, Italy

‘Chasing Amsterdam’ exhibition on billboards in Amsterdam
“Women are still beautiful” group exhibition at Museum Bensheim, Germany
Women Street Photographers Exhibition at 59Rivoli gallery, Paris - France

OpenWalls exhibition - Galerie Huit, Arles, France
Women Street Photographers Exhibition in New York, El Barrio's Artspace, 2020

All Roads Lead to Rome, group exhibition, Arte Borgo Gallery, Rome 2019
Street Photography Italy group exhibition, Firenze, Italy, 2019
Reclaim Award billboard exhibition, Cologne, 2019
Street Sans Frontières group show, Galerie Joseph Turenne, Paris, 2019
PhoSofia group show, Sofia, Bulgaria, 2019
ERA V group show, Calcutta, India 2019
Eyewitness in Brussels Exhibition, Jewish Museum of Belgium, Brussels, 2019
Women Street Photographers group show, El Barrio's Art Space, New York, 2018/2019

Peer in Gallery, The Hague - solo exhibition, 2018
Italian Street Photo Festival finalist exhibition, Officine Fotografiche, Rome, April 2018
Street Photo Milano, MSPF exhibition, Spazio Edit, Milan, April 2018
Eastreet group show, House of Lucie, Bangkok - Thailand, March 2018
Solo show at the Museum of Fine Arts, Nigni Tagil, Russia, February 2018
SPi Awards group show, Project Space London, January 2018
Miami Street Photography Festival, December 2017
Group show Streetlife at Martiniplaza, Groningen - September, 2017 - January 2018

Group show in Lublin, Eastreet Photography Festival, October 2017 - November 2017
Exhibition of 'The Herons' at Space Place Gallery in Nizhni Tagil, Russia, October 2017
Group show Brussels Street Photography Festival, Galerie Ravenstein, October 2017
Art Street Photo outdoors exhibition in Bialystok, Poland, September2017
EyeEm finalists exhibition, Berlin - September 2017
Group show London Street Photography Festival at Stour Space, August 2017
Streetfoto exhibition, Harvey Milk Photo Centre, San Francisco - June 2017
Group exhibition, Broek in Waterland, 2017
Group exhibition, EyEm gallery, Berlin 2017
Solo exhibition, OBA Linnaeus library, Amsterdam 2016/17

Solo exhibition, Gall & Gall-erie, Amsterdam 2016
ISSP group exhibition, Kuldiga, Latvia, 2016

EASTREET Street Photography in Eastern Europe, Lublin, 2015
Fotoura Street Photography Exhibition, 71a Gallery, London, 2014
Young Czech Photo, Percipi Gallery, Amsterdam, 2014
Solo exhibition, Central Library, Amsterdam 2013
NEW Dutch Photography Talent, Void Amsterdam, 2012
Qlick editions group show, 2012
Exhibition 'Donkere Dagen', Oosterpark - Amsterdam 2011
Group exhibition, Amsterdam Museum, 2011

Awards & Nominations
Finalist Cortona on the Move, 2022
One of the winners of OpenWalls 2020, Arles
Finalist Exibart Street Contest x Leica Camera, 2020
One of the winners of the Reclaim Award - Cologne, Germany, 2019
Winner PhoSofia, Bulgaria 2019
Honorable mention at the Eyewitness exhibition in Brussels, 2019
Finalist Miami Street Photography Awards, 2018 & 2017
Finalist London Street Photography 2018 & 2017
Finalist Bangkok Street Photo Festival 2018
Winner 3rd prize series at Italian Street Photo Festival, 2018
Winner EyeEm Awards 2017 in the Street Photographer Category, Berlin, 2017
Finalist Street Photography International (SPi Awards) 2017
Finalist Brussels Street Photography Festival, 2017
Finalist Streetfoto International Street Photography Awards, San Francisco, 2017
Finalist Red Bull 5 Pics 2010 (Red Bull & FOAM)
One of the winners in the 'Parool' competition themed 'Freedom' 2010

Talks & Presentations
Various lectures at Dutch schools and universities
Talk - Luxembourg Street Photo Festival, 2022
Talk - StreetRepeat presentation and talk about women in street photography, Italian Street Photo Festival, Rome 2019
Talk - StreetRepeat presentation, STREET PHOTO LONDON, 2018
Presentation - Non Human Animal Event, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam - talk about the Heron series, 2017

Jury member - Brussels Street Photography Festival, 2023
Jury member - Aussie Street, Australia, 2023
Jury member - Kaaf Photo, Iran, 2022
Jury member - Pisa Street Photography Festival, 2022
Jury member - Istanbul Street Photography Festival, 2020
Jury member - Headon festival, women street photo section, Australia, 2019
Jury member - Era V, Names Photographic contest, Calcutta, 2019
Jury member - Italian Street Photo Festival 2019
Jury member - Streetfoto San Francisco 2019
Jury member - Urban Photo Race, Rotterdam 2019

© Julie Hrudová 2021