Born 1971 London. Lives and works Sydney.
Sophie Coombs’ artistic practice has spanned more than two decades. She has worked in sculpture, collage, ceramics, installation, drawing and artist’s books. Her work has been exhibited in Australia and overseas and is represented in public and private collections.
Solo exhibitions include Sophie Coombs: Never Never, Yuill | Crowley Gallery, Sydney (2006); TECHNO, Tamworth City Gallery, Tamworth (1996); blind, Yuill | Crowley Gallery, Sydney (2007); Of Other Spaces…, Casula Powerhouse (1995). Group exhibitions include Paintings by Sophie Coombs and Dennis Lloyd Burgess, South, Sydney (2010); MCA Collection: New Acquisitions in Context 2010, Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney (2010); MCA Collection: New Acquisitions 2006, Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney (2006)
Quotation: Sophie Coombs, from a statement written by the artist on occasion of the acquisition of her work by the Museum of Contemporary Art, 2006