After Afghanistan by Ben Quilty
“Your video made me cry”



Ben Quilty is one of Australia’s most talented and respected young artists of his generation. In 2011 Ben travelled to Afghanistan as the Australian War Memorial’s official war artist. This exhibition features new work made from this experience and the close relationship he formed with his subjects.

More information at:

→ Australian War Memorial
→ Ben Quilty


  • National Art School Darlinghurst NSW until 13 April 2013
  • Cairns Regional Gallery Cairns QLD 26 April 2013
  • Tweed River Art Gallery Murwillumbah NSW 23 June 2013
  • Blue Mountains Cultural Centre Katoomba NSW 12 October 2013
  • Western Plains Cultural Centre Dubbo NSW 2 February 2014
  • Griffith University Art Gallery Brisbane QLD 12 April 2014
  • Flinders University City Gallery Adelaide SA 27 September 2014
  • Australian War Memorial Special Exhibitions Gallery
  • Canberra ACT 12 December 2014


Written and Directed by Nick Bolton
Producer: Nick Bolton
Director of Photographer: Jonathan Adams
Editor: Jonathan Adams


Year: 2014
Categories: Short Film, Events, Pro Bono