New Generation Gallery

Sophie Gough

BA (Hons) Fine Art, Limerick School of Art and Design


July 2016

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.

Recent Works

by Sophie Gough
by Sophie Gough
by Sophie Gough

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.

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Scáth, 2016 by Sophie Gough
Residue Series 1, 2016 by Sophie Gough
Plastic Configuration,1, 2016 by Sophie Gough