EDWARDS, Sophie

1994 - ?

Sophie Edwards

Sophia Joy Edwards, was born in Ipswich in 1994, daughter of Glenn Edwards and his wife Amanda J. Power, who married at Ipswich in 1987. Sophie took a Foundation Course in Art and Design at St Martin's Central School of Art 2013-2014 proceeding to Edinburgh College of Art 2014-2017 taking a B.A. in painting. In 2013 at the Ipswich Art Society, Anna Airy Exhibition for young artistic talent, at University Campus Suffolk, Ipswich Waterfront, the winner of the Anna Airy Award, was art student Sophie Edwards from Ipswich School with her painting 'Grandad'. She has also exhibited at Gayfield Creative Spaces, Edinburgh; City Art Centre, Edinburgh; West Barn Studios, Dunbar; St Margaret's House, Edinburgh; Edinburgh College of Ar; Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh; Ipswich Art Gallery; Enys House, Cornwall and elsewhere. She has also won awards at the Royal Society of Arts in 2018 including the Chalmers-Jervise Prize and New Contemporaries, Selected Artist. https://sophie-edwards.com