Rachael Dalzell

Director / Painter

Rachael Dalzell is in charge of artistic direction and exhibitions at the gallery.  She joined Capital Culture in 2006 after graduating from Wimbledon School of Art and quickly became a driving force.  Her large scale paintings adorn numerous corporate and private collections across the world.   Rachael also helps at our UK art fairs.


James Sparshatt

Director / Photographer

James Sparshatt set up the gallery in 2005.  James’ background includes working as a photographer and newspaper editor in South America for a number of years before returning to study Fine Art Photography at London College of Printing. His passion for photography and culture is at the root of the development of the gallery.  James organizes our international art fairs.


Charles Bennett

Charles Bennett is an insights specialist with a passion for nature and the arts. Inspired by the relationship between people and nature, he has been creatively involved in setting up everything from an eco-beer company to ethnobotanical and wildlife photography exhibitions.  He is based in New York City.



Libby Bothway

Gallery Design Consultant

Libby Bothway is a brilliant illustrator by trade, she splits her time between her own freelance design work and running the graphics department at the gallery. She loves Prosecco and being surrounded by beautiful things to inspire her!


Barry Cawston

Photography Consultant

Barry Cawston is an award winning photographer from the south west of England. As well as being one of our artists he works with us at our international art fairs.


Ken Climie


Ken Climie was inspired by a love of the arts and a passion for the world’s offbeat destinations to help set up Capital Culture gallery in 2005 after twenty years in the corporate world.   He now runs his own gallery abroad.