Biography for Sophie Layton (tbc)
Sophie Layton gained her degree in Fine Art Printmaking at the University of Brighton in 2009. From her degree show, two of her works were selected for inclusion in the Aldrich collection and several others were sold to private collectors. Since graduation she has shown in a number of exhibitions including Originals at the Mall Galleries, London Art Fair, The Kings Place, The Royal Academy Original Print Fair and the Royal Academy Summer Show. During 2012, she demonstrated printmaking techniques at Art in Action and was sponsored by Eames Fine Art to complete a two month residency at the Scuolo di Grafica in Venice. She is now back in London, printing at her studio, Artichoke, in Brixton. More recent achievements include winning, inclusion for the Ruth Borchard, Self Portrait Price and being selected for the National Original Print Exhibition, held and the Bankside Gallery.