b. 1990, Isle of Wight, UK
lives & works in Paris and New York
2018-19, Project Space Studio Artist, PS122, East Village, New York, US
2017, 5-months solo exhibition and monographic catalogue, Maison de Chateaubriand, Châtenay-Malabry, FR
2016, Bourse Révélations Emerige, Paris, FR
2014, MA Graduate, École nationale supérieure des Arts Décoratifs, Paris, FR

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2019
[April 25 - May 25] Entrance, Galerie Isabelle Gounod, Paris

2018
TAKE AWAY, Le mois du Solo Show, invited by Ines Domange Haym, Grande Surface, Bruxelles

2017
Nuits Américaines, Maison de Chateaubriand, Châtenay-Malabry (through March 2018)
Room without a view, curated by Camille Frasca & Antoine Py, Arnaud Deschin Galerie, Paris

2015
Days in between, 47Howard, New York
Nuits Américaines, curated by Anne Bourrassé as part of Ecran Total, Le Huit, Paris

2014
More than half, Less than full, CuatroH, Bushwick, New York
Je me suis rappelé cent fois, installation and performance, Grand Projet, EnsAD, Paris

2013
Closer, Jeppe Hein Studio, Berlin
Transmissions, site-specific installation, NXNE Art, Toronto

2012
Commonplaces, installation and performance, Pioneer Works, Red Hook, New York
XY-XX, site-specific installation and performance, National Library of France (BNF), Paris

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2019
[UPCOMING] Eco Shifters, curated by Debora Hirsh and Franco Marinotti, Fondazione La Fabbrica del Cioccolato, Switzerland
[UPCOMING] Flower Power, curated by Anaïd Demir, La Louisiane, Parcours Saint Germain; Paris
[UPCOMING] Art Vilnius, curated by Aurélie Faure, presented by Robin Buchholz, Bubenberg, Vilnius, Lithuania
[UPCOMING] Room 247, curated by Anne Bourrassé, Contemporaines, Bubenberg, Paris
Misaotra, 10 ans de Merci, invited by Studio Marant, Merci, Paris
La SAGA II, Double V Gallery, Marseille
Eco Shifters — preview screening, Carriage Trade, New York

2018
Christmas Party IV — Inquiétante Étrangeté, Under Construction Gallery, Paris
Morceaux Choisis II, collective exhibition with multiple curators, invited by Anne Monier, Bubenberg, Paris
Gypsy Gallery — Epilogue, Bubenberg, Paris
Été indien(s), La Marchande des 4 Saisons, Arles
Bubenberg’s Gypsy Gallery, travelling exhibition, French Coasts
Confinium — Perspectives on landscape and history, curated by Robin Buchholz, Bubenberg, Paris 
Découvrir, Recouvrir, Galerie Graphem, Paris
Week End Perspective, curated by Emmanuelle Oddo (Piece À Part) & Anne Carpentier (La Marchande des 4 Saisons), Cabanon Champsaur, Marseille
-46,08°, fffriedrich, Frankfurt/Main

2017
Group Show — Sur Rendez-Vous, Arnaud Deschin Galerie, Paris (through January 2018)
Morceaux Choisis, collective exhibition with multiple curators, hosted by Bubenberg, invited by Joséphine Dupuy-Chavanat, 62 rue François Ier, Paris
Something in a box, hosted by Studio Marant & Flash Design Store, The Hoxton, Paris
Surfaces sans cible / After Photography, curated by Anaïd Demir, 22 Visconti, Paris
Une collection #4, presented by Camille Frasca & Antoine Py, Villa Riviera Cottage, Nice
52, curated by Double Séjour, Villa Belleville, Paris
L’eau de vos yeux, douze architectures géniales, presented by Cercle de La Horla, 11B rue Elzévir, Paris
Fragments d'un voyage immobile, Parcours Saint-Germain 2017, Editions de Parfums Frédéric Malle, Paris
Lancement Revue Point Contemporain #4, Under Construction Gallery, Paris
Garder le Cap, Galerie Valerie Delaunay, Paris
Une collection #3, presented by Camille Frasca & Antoine Py, rue Charlot, Paris
Appareiller, Une nouvelle génération d'artistes, Palais de Tokyo, Paris

2016
Proof of Concept, 67Ludlow, Lower East Side, New York
Une collection #2, presented by Camille Frasca and Antoine Py, Avenue de Saint-Mandé, Paris
Une inconnue d'avance, curated by Gaël Charbau, Révélations Emerige 2016, Villa Emerige, Paris
RELÈVE, Crédit municipal de Paris, Paris
...to tell the truth, The Maverick Expo #4, Showroom Louis Bontemps, Paris
Une collection #1, presented by Camille Frasca & Antoine Py, Avenue de Saint-Mandé, Paris
...to tell the truth, The Maverick Expo #3, Noho Studios, London
Islands, series of paintings, WorkOf, WantedDesign, NYCxDESIGN 2016, New York
Ruyi / as [you] wish, Gallery Huayuan Art, Art Expo New York 2016, New York
Et quelque(s) espacement(s), Galerie melanie Rio, Paris
Cachet de la Poste faisant foi, curated by Valentine Busquet, Fondation Hippocrène, Villa Mallet-Stevens, Paris

2015
Je me suis rappelé cent fois, Grands Projets, Open Days 2015, EnsAD, Paris

2014
Je me suis rappelé, as part of the exhibition Grands Projets 2014, EnsAD, Paris

2013
Le rythme et l’allure, Crous Gallery, Paris

2012
The common place, Open Studios, SVA, New York
Fairy Queen, installation, as part of the exhibition L'Envers et l'Endroit, Centquatre, Paris

2011
Teodolinda, Showroom Maison Rubelli, Paris

2010
Metroscope, site-specific performance, Saint-Martin subway station, Nuit Blanche 2010, Paris
Young Talents Exhibition, group show, Guest Artist Prize, Paris Dauphine University, Paris

EDUCATION

2009-14 MA Ecole nationale supérieure des Arts Décoratifs, Paris
2012 School of Visual Arts, exchange semester in Fine Arts, New York
2009 Atelier de Sèvres, Paris

GRANTS, HONORS, RESIDENCIES

2018-19 Project Space Studio Artist, PS122, New York
2017 Artist / author in residence, Maison de Chateaubriand, Châtenay-Malabry
2016 Nominee Bourse Révélations Emerige 2016
2013 Associated artist, NXNE Art, Toronto
2012 International Grant to study at the School of Visual Arts, New York, awarded by EnsAD

COLLECTIONS

Jeppe Hein, Berlin
Art Observed, New York
Frank Perrin, Paris
Knight Landesman, New York
Swiss White LLC, New York, USA
Library of EnsAD, Paris, FrancePrivate collections in Paris, Berlin, Miami, Palm Springs, London, and New York.

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

2019
Numéro, article, A Paris, la peinture bouge encore (en 5 expositions), by Matthieu Jacquet, May 2019 [read more]
Sight Unseen, mention, Saturday Selects – Week of April 29, 2019, by Dana Covit, May 2019 [read more]
E-Artnow, mention ArtVilnius 2019, May 2019 [read more]
Galerie Isabelle Gounod, exhibition page, May 2019 [read more]
L’autre quotiden, L'expérience affective du quotidien de Sophie Kitching, by B.B. Fricotin, April 2019 [read more]
Artforum, mention, exhibition Galerie Isabelle Gounod, April 2019 [read more]
Parcours Saint Germain, exhibition Flower Power, May 2019 [read more]
CNAP, portrait, April 2019 [read more]
Slash Paris, exhibition Galerie Isabelle Gounod, April 2019 [read more]
Atelier de Sèvres, interview, Rencontre : Sophie Kitching, diplômée des Arts Déco et artiste confirmée, by Fanny Plateau, April 2019 [read more]
Galerie Isabelle Gounod, artist page, March 2019 [read more]
Studio Marant, La Matriochka ne s’emboîte pas, Project Misaotra for Merci Paris, March 2019, [read more]

2018
Picasso et les contemporains — Éloge de la Fabrique, Musée de Vence, work included in the exhibition catalogue, text by Camille Frasca, August 2018
La Fabbrica del Cioccolato, exhibition Eco Shifters, December 2018 [read more]
KubaParis, -46,08° @ fffriedrich – A Stardust Essay by Carina Bukuts, March 2018 [read more]
Art Observed, article on -46,08° by Alice Gustson, March 2018 [read more]
The Article, article on -46,08° by Maximilian Wahlich, February 2018 [read more]
Boum! Bang!, article on Nuits Américaines by Pauline Lisowski, February 2018 [read more]
Vallée de la Culture #16, Les Nuits Américaines de Chateaubriand, artist portrait by Didier Lamare, January 2018 [read more]

2017
Nuits Américaines, Sophie Kitching | Maison de Chateaubriand, monographic catalogue, Liénart, October 2017
Artpress, article on Nuits Américaines by Louise-Amalia Fischer, Exclu web "Arts", December 2017 [read more]
Le Point, newspaper, mention of Octogardens, shown as part of Something in a Box, December 2017 [read more]
Crash magazine, article on Surface sans Cible — After Photography, special Art issue #82, December 2017 [read more]
Crash, article on Surface sans Cible — After Photography, December 2017 [read more]
HDS Mag n°55, artist portrait & article L'Amérique de Sophie Kitching by Didier Lamare, September - October 2017 [read more]
Vallée de la Culture, article on Nuits Américaines, September - October - November 2017
Parcours Saint Germain, exhibition catalogue, June 2017
Expo-Paris, feature on Parcours Saint Germain, June 2017
Point Contemporain, article on Room without a view, May 2017
Artistik Rezo, article on Room without a view, April 2017
Appareiller — une nouvelle génération d'artiste at Palais de Tokyo, exhibition catalogue, January 2017 [read more]
Mouvement, 'Crash Test' n°87, 8-page Carte Blanche portfolio, January 2017 [read more]
Program of the Ballet du Capitole Season 2016 - 2017, work featured for Don Quichotte

2016
Revue Point Contemporain, cover and double page artist portrait
Bourse Révélations Emerige 2016 catalogue, 4-page portrait, text by Gaël Charbau
Point Contemporain, article on Day 1/2 - 2/2
Point Contemporain, article on Et quelque(s) espacement(s)
Le Corridor de l'art, article on Et quelque(s) espacement(s)
Time Out New York, feature on neon installation Low Tide

2015
Brutal Magazine, feature on installation Spectacle
The Village Voice Food and Drink, featured on installation Spectacle
Les Inrocklab, feature on solo exhibition Nuits Américaines
Beware, feature on solo exhibition Nuits Américaines
Catalogue des Diplomés 2014, EnsAD Library

2013
Program of the Ballet du Capitole Season 2013 - 2014, work featured for La Bête et la Belle
ArtHist, Art Laboratory Berlin conference on Synaesthesia, review written with Nadine Marker
Le spectateur à l'oeuvre, thesis on Experience, Engagement and Hospitality, EnsAD Library
Now Toronto, Transmissions project featured in vol. 32 no. 41
NXNE Magazine, Transmissions project featured in the program

2012
Les Inrockuptibles Special Issue, interview for Fairy Queen project

EXPERIENCE & COLLABORATIONS

2014-18
Assistant of Gabriel Orozco (4 years – part-time)
Writer and photographer for Art Observed (5 years – part-time) online contemporary art news publication based in New York www.artobserved.com

2017
Stage Design for Kader Belarbi's ballet Don Quichotte : "Prologue", Acte II "Marais", and props : Man-Trees, Horse Rossinante and Donkey, premiered at Théâtre du Capitole, Toulouse, April 2017
Collaboration on Aperse Fall-Winter 2017-2018 collection, art work and design used for limited editioned scarfs and selected pieces of clothing, New York - London www.aperse.com

2015-16
Marian Goodman Gallery, New York
Full research and inventory of the prints published by Multiples, inc., in the 1970s-1980s

2016
Commissioned project by Gallery Huayuan Art, Art Expo New York, New York

2015
Low Tide, permanent installation, Le Turtle, LES, New York
Spectacle, installation, Brutal Magazine, Contra, LES, New York
Collaboration on the scenography of 'Brutal Juice', dinner organised by Brutal Magazine and Morgenstern's, New York

2014-16
Collaboration on Bear Blocks and Bear Coding, London based company developing innovative programming courses for children, drawings and identity www.bearcoding.io

2013
Internship in Jeppe Hein Studio, Berlin-based artist, Architecture and creation, Berlin
First stage design assistant of Valérie Berman, Paris-based artist and scenographer, for Kader Belarbi's ballet, La Bête et La Bête, premiered at Théâtre du Capitole, Toulouse

2010-12
Assistant of Amélie Chabannes, exhibition Extreme Drawing, Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum, CT
First assistant of Jean Paul Civeyrac, on his film Fairy Queen, premiered at 104 Centquatre, Paris, screened at Locarno 2012 Film Festival
Assistant of Jean Paul Goude, retrospective Goudemalion, Museum of Decorative Arts, Paris
Internship with Gerald Karlikow, Paris-based lighting conceptor, Paris
Internship in Paris Bastille Opera, Costumes and Sets, Paris