Sophie Collier is an artist-filmmaker currently based in London. Her films screen internationally, and are created independently for both the big screen and fine art installation. For more information, or to make an enquiry, please contact Sophie


Current/Upcoming



'Glitch Maternal' will be screened for the first time in Scotland as part of the 'Altered State' film series at the 2016 Alchemy Film and Moving Image FestivalFor a full programme of events - including the 2016 Alchemy Filmmakers Symposium - and details about how to obtain festival passes or individual tickets, please visit the Alchemy Film Festival site at www.alchemyfilmfestival.org.uk


Education

 

2015        MA Fine Art (Sculpture/Moving Image), Royal College of Art, London

 

2002        BA Fine Art (1st class Hons), University of Oxford, (Ruskin School of Drawing and Fine

                Art, and St. Catherine's College, Oxford)

 

Past Exhibitions & Events


2015        Film night: Latching Firm, Dyson Building, London

                Film Night: Latching Firm, Camden Arts Centre, London

                Group Show: RCA Flux, Alserkal Avenue, Dubai

                Group Show: SHOW RCA 2015, Sackler Building, Royal College of Art, London

                Video Screenings: Overseers, Dyson Building, RCA Battersea, London

                Film Festival, Deal, Kent, UK

                Group Show: Automated, Chalton Gallery, London

                Group Show: Mix Realities (class of Laura O'Neill), Zona de Desgaste, Mexico City, Mexico

2014        Group Show: From Here and There: Drawings from Colorado to Swansea, Elysium 

                Gallery, Swansea, Wales

                Drawing Show: From Here and There: Drawings from Colorado to Swansea, Clara Hatton 

                Gallery, Colorado, USA

                Film Festival: STIFF, Rijeka, Croatia

                Group Show: Toride International Video Projections 2014, Toride, Japan

                Group Show: RCA Secret 2014, Dyson Building, London

2013        Art Auction by Christie's, Joss Searchlight, Blackall Gallery, London

                Group Show: RCA Secret 2013, Dyson Building, London

2012        Group Show: System of Objects, Departure Foundation, Gracechurch St, London

                Group Show: ALCA, Old Vic Tunnels, London

                Group Show: Filmideo, Index Art Center, New York

                Speaker and exhibitor at Inspiring Matter 2012 conference, Royal College of Art,  London

                Group Show: RCA Interims Show, Royal College of Art, London

2011        Group Show: RCA Secrets, Royal College of Art, London

                Drawing Show WANTED, Howie Street Project Space, London

2010        Group Show: Rhitzomatic, The Departure Gallery, London

2009        Solo Show: Reckoning, Wellington College Artsfest, UK

2008        Video Installation: Apples for Everyone, Boston Music Rooms, London

2007        Video Art, Film and Performance Festival: Fresh Fest, South Hill Park, UK

2002        Group Show: Beck's Futures Exhibition, ICA, London

Group Show: Some Kind of Deliciousness, Ruskin Schools, Oxford

Solo Show: The Tender Trap, The Dolphin Gallery, St. John's College, Oxford

2001        Video screening: Cotton Woolrus Fields, Ruskin Schools, Oxford

Live Performances, including: Plasterfaces I, II & III, Disappeared Glass Swing,

21yr old Stationary Collection is Categorised, The Making of Cotton Woolrus,

Cotton Woolrus Drilling the Beets, Stapling Myself to Space and The Raging Mouths

Group Show: Bullock Art Event Exhibition, St. Catherine's College, Oxford

Group Show: Cunliffe Sculpture Prize Exhibition, Bullingdon Rd, Oxford

2000        Group Show: Ruskin Print Show, Ruskin Schools, Oxford


Collaborations

 

2012        Dodgy Signal, a film made with Claire Poulter and Richard Wentworth, CBE

2011        Red Lion, Haptic Wolf and Baby Rabbit, a series of moving image works filmed at South Hill Park, Bracknell, UK

2009        ArtsFest, a multi-media collaborative installation at the Institute of Modern Languages, Wellington College, UK

2001-2    Collaboration with Oxford University Media Production Unit, Oxford

2001        Painting Trees at Midnight, a nocturnal sculptural performance with artist Madeline Churchill, local woodlands, Oxford

 

Prizes and Awards

 

2010       John Moores Painting Prize, long listed

2002       Beck's Futures Film and Video Student Prize, ICA, London

2002       Bloomberg New Contemporaries, long listed

2001       Bullock Art Event 1st Prize, St. Catherine's College, Oxford


Private Collections


Works in private collections in Europe, Asia, United Arab Emirates and the USA, details on request


                                                                                                          

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