bio

 

sophia moffa |Born 1994, Rome
Works in Manchester & Birmingham, UK moffasophia@gmail.com

 

exhibitions & performances | 

2019 Shilpokala, National Art Gallery, Dhaka, Bangladesh
2018 Food to the Dogs, Tape Modern, Manchester, UK
2018 THERE’S NO SUCH THING AS BOREDOM, Scaffold Gallery, Manchester. UK
2017 Our Small Global Neighbourhood, Cultural Centar Gjorce Petrov, Skopje, R. Macedonia 2017 THIS IS IT, Holden Gallery MA Show, Manchester UK
2017 TRACES DE VIE, Galleria Wikiarte, Bologna Italy
2017 Platform, The Great Medical Disaster, Castlefield Gallery, Manchester UK
2017 xxxhibition, Grosvenor Gallery, Manchester UK
2017 Margins, Benzie Gallery, Manchester UK
2017 Waiting the Hour, Benzie Gallery, Manchester, UK
2016 Sculpture Installation Brashnar Sculpture Park, Macedonia
2016 Open Studio, Brashnar Art Residency, Skopje, Macedonia
2016 Group Exhibition, Ammonford, Wales, UK
2016 Degree Show, Jobswell, Carmarthen, UK
2016 Welsh Drawing Exhibition, Oriel Henry Thomas Gallery, Carmarthen, UK
2016 Alexandria Performance, Rezodance, Alexandria, Egypt
2016 CHEMISTRY, Jerusalem Hills, directed by A’shua Imran & Linda Solay, Jerusalem, Israel 2015 CHEMISTRY Performance directed by A’shua Imran, Singapore
2015 Statila/ BW549, Guerrilla installation, Porta Maggiore, Rome, Italy

 

happenings |

2018 Happening: the cashier only allowed us 24 jars, Market St, Manchester, UK. 2018 Happening: cetriolo, Manchester city centre free bus routes, UK
2018 Happening: Voyage I, Studio to Gallery, Manchester, UK
2017 Happening: bare feet, Benzie Gallery, Manchester UK

exhibitions as enne&moffa |

2019 Chittagong Biennale, ‘prego’, Chittagong, Bangladesh
2019 Dhaka Live Art Biennale, ‘Memorandum of Understanding’, Dhaka, Bangladesh 2019 Performance ‘tähteinvälinen’, Goethe institute, Dhaka, Bangladesh
2018 Where are you in these interesting times, Scaffold Gallery, Manchester, UK 2018 Leeds Art Prize, Left Bank, Leeds, UK
2018 Food to the Dogs, Tape Modern, Manchester, UK

 

residencies |
2016 Artist in Residence at Brashnar Art Residency, Skopje, Macedonia

other activities |

2015 Art assistant to Micheal Sailstorfer, Berlin, Germany
2015 Artist assistant for Atelier Van Lieshout, Rotterdam
2013-2014 Art facilitator for CANVASS, Singapore
2013 Art laboratory assistant at Museo Pietro Canonica, Rome, Italy 2009-present Commissions for glass studio Pigreco Glass, Rome Italy

co-founded with artist Riikka Enne |

Tape Modern, 2018, a mobile artist studio and gallery, Manchester, UK www.tapemodern.org

collettive |

2018 enne&moffa and 2009 Pigreco Glass

curation |

2019 Allure of Sorts – Happening Festival in Collaboration with Scaffold Gallery, Manchester, UK 2018 Food to the Dogs, Tape Modern
2017 Platform, The Great Medical Disaster, Castlefield Gallery, Manchester, UK

workshops & artist talks |

2019 ‘The Available Space’ performance art workshop, Bistaar Fine Arts Complex, Chittagong, Bangladesh
2019 enne&moffa artist talk, Bistaar Fine Arts Complex, Chittagong, Bangladesh

 

studies |

2017 MA Fine Art, Manchester School of Art, United Kingdom
2016 BA Sculpture, Carving and Construction, University of Wales Trinity Saint David, UK. 2015 Self-organised Erasmus: Berlin, Rotterdam, Rome and Singapore.
2013 Liceo Artistico A. Caravillani, Rome, Italy (A levels)