BIO

I am a Toronto based artist. I have exhibited my work in Canada, Europe, Japan and the USA.

Born 1986, Vancouver, BC

CONTACT / # 438 881 8693 / sophialibertyburke@gmail.com

EDUCATION

Concordia University — BFA Design Art with Distinction, 2012

École Superieure des Beaux-Arts de Nantes — study abroad year, 2009/2010

EXHIBITIONS

2017

EDITION, Toronto International Art Book Fair, Toronto, ON

2016

NEW WORK, Duthie Gallery, BC

2015

SSNAP, Salt Spring National Art Prize, BC

(solo) ALL ABOUT BOYS, The Penticton Art Gallery, BC

SUMMER SLIDESHOWS, Vancouver Art Gallery, BC

LONG WINTER FESTIVAL, The Great Hall, Toronto, ON

2014

(solo) SWEET MEMENTOS, Galerie Les Territoires, Montreal, QC

SUMMER SLIDESHOWS, Vancouver Art Gallery, BC

PHOTOFORUM, Galerie Les Territoires, Montreal, QC

100% DESSIN!, Galerie Lilian Rodriguez, Montreal, QC

(solo) GUNNAR’S PASTRIES, Pod Contemporary Gallery, Salt Spring Island, BC

(two person) PROMISE & POTENTIAL, Showcase Gallery, Salt Spring Island, BC

VIDEO ART FESTIVAL MIDEN, Kalamata, Greece

2013

THE NATURE REDUX - THE GREAT OUTDOORS, Usine C, Montreal

SMALL WORKS SHOW, Greenpoint Gallery, Brooklyn NYC

(solo) MATTERS OF THE HEART, Wondereur Online Gallery, wondereur.com

2012

FORMATION: DESIGN AND COMPUTATION ARTS, Concordia University, Montreal

PHOTO 400 GRADUATING SHOW, VAV Gallery, Montreal

2010

RETRANSMISSION 3, Galerie ERBAN, Nantes, France

DOUBLE VISION, Le Lieu Unique, Nantes, France

DOUBLE VISION, Galerie ERBAN, Nantes, France

DOUBLE VISION, Tokyo Wonder Site, Tokyo, Japan

DOUBLE VISION, SuperDeluxe, Tokyo, Japan

2009

NARRATIVES, Art Mur Gallery, Montreal

AWAY FROM HOME, Blue Horse Gallery, Salt Spring Island, BC

2008

PRECIOUS METALS II, Art Craft, Salt Spring Island, BC

RESIDENCIES

2017

Sound Journeys with British Council Canada, Across Canada

2014

Toni Onley Artist’s Project Residency, Wells BC

2012

Vermont Studio Center, Johnson VT

AWARDS 

2014 

Joseph Plaskett Residency Fellowship

2012

Charles C. Gurd Artist Residency Fellowship

2009

Salt Spring Island Arts Council Scholarship, BC

2008

Salt Spring Island Arts Council Scholarship, BC

PRESS

A CONVERSATION WITH SOPHIA BURKE, Steadfast Arte, June 2015

EXHIBITION REVIEW -Magenta Magazine , Issue Spring 2014

FOOD MATTERS- GUNNAR’S PASTRIES,Don Genova/CBC Radio, May 2014

FIVE QUESTIONS AND A SKETCH: SOPHIA BURKE,The Belgo Report, January 2014

TO THE WONDER, MONOCLE magazine (pg 147 / issue 67), October 2013

MATTERS OF THE HEART, WONDEREUR , No.44 2013

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