Ashley’s refreshing style and honest approach to filmmaking continue to garner worldwide attention. Whether it’s shooting women combing underarm hair or gorgeous pastel portraits of families, her work oozes candidness and a fresh approach to storytelling.
Armitage catapulted herself into photography and directing at 15 years old after observing the lack of diversity and representation in the media. Her work dismantles beauty standards and pushes outdated societal boundaries. Marrying impactful imagery with a progressive perspective, this Seattleite turned New Yorker continues to inspire the next generation of female filmmakers through her colorful and unique campaigns. Resonating throughout the industry, her campaign for Billie – Project Body Hair made the Glass Lion shortlist at Cannes in 2019 and won the People’s Voice Webby for Advertising, Media & PR Brand Strategy.