Artist based in London, UK

Bio

Sophie Cunningham (b. 1992, West Midlands, UK) is a London-based artist. She is currently studying MFA Fine Art at Goldsmiths, after graduating from Glasgow School of Art in 2015, where she was awarded the RSA John Kinross Scholarship. Her work has been shown internationally, including the Pingyao International Photography Festival in China (2015). Recent exhibitions include 'Empty Basket' at Airspace Gallery, Stoke-on-Trent. 

Solo Exhibitions

Empty Basket, AirSpace Gallery, 4 Broad Street, Stoke-on-Trent, 17 - 30 August 2020

 

The Flood, The Grace and Clark Fyffe Gallery, Glasgow, 20 - 22 November 2016

 

Parade, Curated Performance, Kevingrove Park, Glasgow, 4 May 2015

PIN UP, 78 Buchanan Street, Glasgow, Sponsored by Lush Cosmetics, 19 - 21 September 2014

Selected Group Exhibitions

 

ACCESS, Deptford X, 9 Brookmill Rd, London, 12 - 19 April 2021

 

Ways & Means, Skelf virtual project space, (online) skelf.org.uk, 22 July – 20 October 2020

 

Goldsmiths MFA Open Studios, 2 Deptford Church Street, London, 13 - 14 March 2020 (Cancelled due to COVID-19) Installation available to view: https://vimeo.com/436476152

INTER(TWINE), Supernormal Gallery, 101 Desker Rd, Singapore, 2 February 2018

 

Beyond The Camera, Pingyao International Photography Festival, China, 19 - 25 September 2015

 

Glasgow School of Art Degree Show, Tontine Building, Merchant City, Glasgow, 13 - 20 June 2015

 

The Night Fair: Sophie Cunningham, Blobby Depp and Daisy McManaman, SWG3 Arts Space, Stobcross Road, Glasgow, 28 September 2014

 

So Far So Good, WASPS Studios, Hanson Street, Glasgow, 24 - 30 April 2014

 

GARDEN, Collaborative Show with Sebastian Mary Tay, Studio 41, West Graham Street, Glasgow, 2- 7 June 2013

 

Distill, Glasgow School of Art, 250 Renfrew Street, Glasgow, 4 - 8 February 2013

Curated Exhibitions 

 

Strange Lands, Group Show, Shotgun Studios, London, 15 September - 13 October 2017​

Awards

Royal Scottish Academy, John Kinross Scholarship, Florence, Italy, October 2015 

Residencies

 

Hospitalfield, Interdisciplinary Residency, Arbroath, Scotland, May 2018

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Education

 

Goldsmiths, University of London MFA Fine Art, 2019 - 2021 

Glasgow School Of Art, BA (First Class Honours) Fine Art Photography, 2011 – 2015 

Loughborough University, Art and Design Foundation (Distinction) 2010 – 2011