Sophie Wedgwood was born in Camberwell, London. She is the recipient of a Magnum Photos Emerging Artist Award and is currently working on long term projects.
AWARDS ETC —2023 Selected for National Portrait Gallery exhibition (Taylor Wessing Photography Prize) — 2023 AnOther Magazine top 10 female photographers (press) with Harley Weir, Talia Chetrit & more— 2022, Vogue Spotlight Photographer —2022, Selected for Lucie Award selected by Rachel Barker (Stanley Barker books), Jon Feinstein, Polly Irungu, Roula Seikaly, Ashly Stohl & David Carol. — 2022, 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, Hon mention Julia Magaret Cameron Award selected by Elizabeth Avedon and Mona Kuhn — 2020, Selected for PhotoVogue review with Kira Pollack and Kathy Ryan— 2019, Winner TC x Magnum Photos Emerging Award selected by Lua Ribera — 2018, Selected for World Press Photo, Joop Swart Masterclass — 2018, Nominated for Magnum Graduate Award — 2018, Selected for a Webby - Best Photography — 2018, Selected for Venice Biennale Vernice Contemporanea
RECENT PRESS — British Journal of Photography, Vogue (IT), Financial Times HTSI, Financial Times, BBC News, BBC Radio 4, BBC World Service, Royal Photographic Society Magazine, Bazaar Italia.
RECENT COMMISSIONS — FT Weekend, FT HTSI, National Theatre.
RECENT LECTURES— London College of Communication (UAL)— Chelsea College of Art (UAL) EDUCATION — BSc Neuroscience 2012
UPCOMING — National Portrait Gallery exhibition (Taylor Wessing Photography prize) Nov 2023- Feb 2024
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