Artist-curator

 

Born 1995, Wirral

She/her

Lives and works in Leeds and Wakefield

sophieebullen@gmail.com

@sophieeb3

Exhibitions

 

2020

Showing Up, group show at serf Project Space, Leeds, 7 February.

2019

In-Habit, group show in domestic house in Headingley, Leeds, 10 - 24 July.

 

2018

 

Rock, Pebble, Quarry: The Sculptural Lives of Stone (conference), Henry Moore Institute, 14 July.

 

SQUEEZE Degree Show, Fine Art, History of Art and Cultural Studies School, University of Leeds, 6 – 23 June.

 

Preeze, 34 Boar Lane, Leeds, 16 May.

 

Performer in Lecture Theatre (David Steans and Hardeep Pandhal), Fine Art, History of Art and Cultural Studies School, University of Leeds, April.

[Curatorial project] After the Exploration of, CAVE Project Space, Fine Art, History of Art and Cultural Studies School, University of Leeds, 19 – 23 March.

 

Ponte Occulte Océanique Éponges, Geography Cabinet, University of Leeds, 15 November – 28 February.

 

Performer in Cheryl’s Funeral (Chloe Mayo), University of Leeds, 16 January.

 

Performer in Implements for Distraction (Francesca Anfossi), CAVE project space, University of Leeds, 25 January.

 

2017

 

The Gif that keeps on Giffing, University of Leeds, 4 October.

 

PIKNIK, La Friche, Marseille, 16 June.

 

Performer in entre deux langues, MAC/VAL, Paris, 14 – 15 January.

 

 

Awards

 

Best Program Design, Wharfedale Festival of Theatre Awards 2016

 

Experience

Graduate Audio Visual Technician (Interim), January 2020-April 2020.

Co-founder, Freehold Projects, March 2019 - present.

Gallery Assistant (trainee gallery technician), The Hepworth Wakefield, August 2019 - present.

Casual Learning Assistant, The Hepworth Wakefield, July 2019 - present.

 Visitor Experience Assistant, The Hepworth Wakefield, September 2018 - present.

Graduate AV Technician (interim), School of Fine Art, History of Art and Cultural Studies, University of Leeds, 21 February - 17 April 2020.

Exhibitor's Lounge Assistant, Frieze London, 2018 and 2019.

 

Graduate Resident at The Art House, Wakefield, August 2018.

 

Designer, Leeds International Piano Competition, July – August 2018.

 

Curator, SQUEEZE Degree Show, November 2017 – June 2018.

Production Manager and Designer, Magic Flute, Opera Society, August 2015 – February 2016.

 

 

Education

 

BA Fine Art (International), University of Leeds, 2014 – 2018, Classification 1

 

École Supérieure d’art et de design Marseille-Méditerranée (Erasmus) 2016-17

 

Foundation in Art and Design, City of Liverpool College, 2013 – 2014, Distinction