Lot 318 - Sophie Charalambous - Hoopoe in the Landscape after Simon Manrion
Watercolour, ink and gouache on paper
Signed on Verso
This auction is raising proceeds for The Hepatitis C Trust.
Sophie Charalambous is a London based visual artist, she trained as an undergraduate at Brighton University (BA Hons Fine Art Painting), before postgraduate studies at the Motley Theatre Design Course and The Royal Drawing School, where she is now a member of the senior faculty. She works on paper between drawing, watercolour and mono-printing . In recent years she has been exploring imagery around her Greek Cypriot/British heritage inspired by flora & fauna, folk art, ancient history and festivals as well as the landscape of the Mediterranean and the UK. She exhibits regularly and has work in both public and private collections in the UK and Internationally.
BA Hons Painting Brighton University
The Drawing Year Postgraduate Diploma Royal Drawing School
The Motley Theatre Design Course Post Graduate study
"In my Hand a Forest Lies Asleep" 2023, group show The Violet Hour, Discerning Eye 2021 group show "Pear, Fig Pomegranate" Solo show Rebecca Hossack Gallery 2021, "Hawks in Her Hair" group show Alice Black Gallery 2021, Jerwood Printmaking Today First Prize 2020, Sunday Times Watercolour Prize First Prize 2018, David Gluck Memorial Prize for Drawing First Prize 2017
Rebecca Hossack Gallery
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Two studies of birds.
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