Sophie Giller CV

sophe_33@hotmail.co.uk

Instagram @gillersophie

b. 1992, Norfolk. Currently lives and works in Norfolk.

Education 

2018-2021 Royal College Of Art, MA Sculpture
2011-2014 Camberwell College of Arts, BA (Hons) Painting
2012 Exchange Programme, Purchase College SUNY, New York                         
2011 Brighton City College Art Foundation

Selected Group Exhibitions

Upcoming

November 2021 – January 2022 London Grads Now 21, Saatchi Gallery, London

Past

August 2021 Members Show, Outpost, Norwich
August 2021 Soft Boundaries, Thatched Barn, Norfolk
June 2021 Royal College of Art MA Sculpture Degree Show, Cromwell Place, London & Available Online RCA 2021
April 2021 TOGETHER IT SEAMS, Standpoint Gallery, London & Available Online – https://standpointgallery.wixsite.com/prickandstitch/exhibition
March 2021 cutting at lemons for freckles, Skippings Gallery, Norfolk, co-curated by Sophie Giller & Chloë Louise Lawrence
March 2021 Rock-a-Stack, duo show with Hannah Dinsdale, Skippings Gallery, Norfolk
Dec 2020 Life on Venus, The Tub, Hackney, London
Nov-Dec 2020 After Hours, Ex-Debenhams in Southside Shopping Centre, Wandsworth, London, Curated by Cassandra Bowes, Bowes-Parris Gallery & Anna Woodward, The Artists Contemporary
Oct 2020 The Heart Of Light, The Silence: Artists in Norfolk 2020, Online show
March 2019 Dirty Hands & Revelations, Standpoint Gallery, London
February 2019 The Petting Zoo, The Hockney Gallery, Royal College Of Art, London
January 2019 Works In Progress Show, Royal College Of Art, Kensington, London
September 2018 Pleasure Garden, Wickham Road, Brockley, London
May 2018 The Value Of Liveliness, White Crypt, London
October 2017 Pressing Inertia, Enclave Lab Projects, London
July 2017 Sophie Giller – New Work, One Thoresby Street, Nottingham (solo)
March 2017 The Good Life, Market Peckham, London
September 2016 Copeland Collective 1, Part Of ART LICKS Weekend, Copeland Park, London
July 2016 Royal Scottish Academy Open Exhibition 2016, Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh, Scotland
July 2016 Hotdesk, Part Of Open Art Spaces 2016, 1a Nevern Place, London
May 2016 Soft Rocks: New Works By Lydia Brockless & Sophie Giller, Lady Beck, Leeds
January 2016 Chroma, Safehouse 1, Peckham, London
November 2015 Umbrella Prints, The Playhouse, Norwich (solo)
November 2015 Bloomberg New Contemporaries 2015, ICA, London
September 2015 Bloomberg New Contemporaries 2015, Primary, Nottingham
September 2015 Twelve, Mother Studios, London
August 2015 River Waveney Sculpture Trail 2015, Bungay, Norfolk
April 2015 We Shape London, The Rag Factory, Brick Lane, London
April 2015 Shades Of Yellow, Embassy Tea Rooms, Waterloo, London

Residencies

June 2016 – June 2017 Bloomberg New Contemporaries Artist Residency Bursary at One Thoresby Street, Nottingham

Prizes

2021 The Gilbert Bayes Award
2021 The ACS Studio Prize Shortlisted
2020 The Sir John Hurt Art Prize Shortlisted
2017 The Annex Collection Acquisition Award Shortlisted
2017 Jerwood Visual Arts Bursary Shortlisted

Press

2015 Evening Standard for Bloomberg New Contemporaries
2021 October issue 2021 World Of Interiors textile blankets commissioned for Small Bells Ring by Studio Morison
2021 Issue 64 Reclaim Mag ‘If not now, then when?’ piece