Sophie Huckfield (She/her) is a cross disciplinary artist with a background in arts, design and engineering. Based between London and Grand Union Studios in Birmingham, UK
She employs traditional and experimental modes of production such as craft & making, moving image & lens based media, performance, workshops and writings. To deconstruct, subvert and interrogate metaphors & stories around class, making cultures, technological discourses and labour practices.
Her practice is collaborative and she works with a range of organisations and individuals across disciplines to meditate upon the way we think about the world shaped by the tools at our disposal.
Previously, she has been Artist in Residence at London College of Fashion (2019), The University of Birmingham (2018-19) and Modern Clay, Birmingham, UK (2017). Alongside, exhibited and performed at The Design Museum, Dutch Design Week, Virtual Futures, Art Licks Weekend, Eastside Projects amongst others. Currently, she is working on a commission for British Art Show 9 with Arts Connect at Wolverhampton Museum and Art Gallery (2021) alongside a commission with Multistory in Wednsebury, UK (2021)
Longterm collaborations: Ambience Factory and studiõ wê & üs