BA (Hons) Fine Art, Limerick School of Art and Design
Sophie Gough has been awarded the Tactic/Sample Studios Graduate Residency and the National Sculpture Factory Graduate Residency 2016/2017.
She has been long listed for the RDS Visual Art Awards.
New Generation Gallery 2016
Inspired by the pervasiveness of our voracious appetite for polymer materials in the age of consumerism, my work employs the use of plastics as sculptural materials. I see myself as a sort of ‘onto-naut’ moving through moments clouded by the irreducible darkness of plastics while adversely enchanted and under the spell of its allure.
More info about Sophie Gough at http://www.sophiegough.com/