ABOUT

Peters is mixed media visual artist born MN and raised in the south of England, and is are currently based in New Orleans, USA. Their work explores identity and current events through surrealism and expressionism. Her background is in Biological science.

She was the winner of The Ashurst Emerging Artist prize (2019) and the CHBH (Centre for Human Brain Health) artwork competition (2019). She was also highly commended by the Visual Art Open award (2020), Shortlisted for the (PARSE) Fifth Annual Southeast Louisiana Juried Student Exhibition (2018) and Highly Commended for the under 18 Artprize Award (2015). She has shown works internationally in cities including Lisbon, New Orleans, Birmingham (UK) and Central London.

Ashurst Prize:

https://www.artprize.co.uk/how-are-we—sophie-peters-2.html

https://www.cassart.co.uk/blog/artist-interview-sophie-peters-winner-of-the-ashurst-emerging-artist-prize.htm

Thirty West Publishing:

https://www.thirtywestph.com/column/sophiepetersinterview

NOLA mural project:

https://www.nola.com/expo/life-and-culture/erry-2018/08/cf80974a552020/outlaw-nola-mural-project-was.html

Poetry:

https://www.thirtywestph.com/elevatorstories

 http://www.bostonaccentlit.com/peters/

https://www.cottonxenomorph.com/journal/2018/8/24/obit

https://www.cottonxenomorph.com/journal/2018/7/15/tuesdays-cut-through-me

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