Sophie Wedgwood was born in Camberwell, London. She is the recipient of a Magnum Photos Emerging Artist Award and lectures on photography.

AWARDS ETC

—  2021, Selected for PhotoVogue festival video 

—  2021, Selected for PhotoVogue Festival review with Kathy Ryan, Michael Famighetti, Federica Chiocchetti, Amber Terranova and Maggie Steber.

—  2021, Selected for Leica Lab with Sophie Wright 
—  2020, Featured in Creative Review Annual dedicated to best photography of the year 
—  2020, Julia Magaret Cameron Award selected by Elizabeth Avedon and Mona Kuhn (honorable mention)
—  2020,  Selected for PhotoVogue review with Kira Pollack and Kathy Ryan
—  2019,  TC x Magnum Photos Emerging Award selected by Lua Ribera (winner)
—  2018,  World Press Photo, Joop Swart Masterclass (selected)
—  2018,  Magnum Graduate Award (nominated)
—  2018,  Webby for Best Photography (selected)

—  2018,   Venice Biennale Vernice Contemporanea (selected)

RECENT PRESS AND PUBLICATIONS
British Journal of Photography, Vogue (IT), Financial Times How To Spend It, BBC News, BBC Radio 4, BBC World Service, Royal Photographic Society Magazine, Bazaar Italia.

RECENT LECTURES
— London College of Communication (UAL)
— Chelsea College of Art (UAL)

EDUCATION 
— BSc Neuroscience 2012