Sophie Penkethman-Young is an emerging video and mixed media artist. Since graduating from University of Sydney College of the Arts in 2014, Sophie’s work has been exhibited at Hong Kong Art Central, throughout Europe and at various galleries around Sydney. Sophie has also been commissioned to create works for the Lee Matthews Fashion Week Show and various music events including the At First Site Festival, she also collaborated on a work for Vivid at the university of Sydney. In 2016 Sophie created the lighting design and projected video work for contemporary dance piece Passing with Amrita Hepi & Jahra Wasasala, association with Darebin Arts and Next Wave Festival 2016.
Sophie’s work explores myth, memory, the unconscious and the absurd, and it’s place in the digital age.