Lot 286 - Sonia Martin - Crossroad
Watercolour on Paper
A6 (10x15cm) original artwork
Signed on front
British artist Sonia Martin works primarily in painting, etching and monotypes. She has exhibited widely and is an elected member of the Royal Society of Painter-Printmakers.
Following graduate and postgraduate studies in Fine Art at Byam Shaw and City & Guilds, Sonia Martin completed a Masters Degree in printmaking at Camberwell College of Art in 1998.
Sonia Martin's work has been shown in many group and solo exhibitions including the Royal Academy Summer Show; New Hall College Cambridge; the Barbican; Lynn Painter Stainers Prize Exhibition; the Contemporary Art Society; and the Dentons Art Prize Exhibition. Her paintings and prints are in many collections including University of the Arts, London; Murray Edwards College, Cambridge; Southwark Art Collection, London; Cork Printmakers, Ireland; Southampton City Art Gallery; Morley College Art Collection, London; Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford; the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge; and the Ashmolean Museum , Oxford. Awards include artist residencies in India, Ireland, Spain, Bolivia and Mexico
Her work is currently with the Bankside Gallery, London and Gallery Different, London
About the postcard artworks
Arising from her response to the past and to the present, Sonia Martin's subjects are a merging of the here-and-now and the world of the imagination.