Sophie Galliers

Sophie Galliers is a painter working in oils & acrylic to create abstract & semi-abstract landscapes.

She was born in Shropshire & graduated from Newcastle University in 1996 with a degree in fine art, after specialising in mixed media painting. Since that time she has continued to paint part-time while working within art education, firstly in the Midlands & then in the South West where she is currently based.

However, now able to concentrate full-time on her work, she seeking to develop my technique & explore the themes within her painting in greater depth.

 

Her subjects include both the rural beauty of the landscape around her in England & Wales & the exploration of the natural world at a microscopic, cellular level.

Through the process of painting, she seeks to find a balance between shapes, patterns, textures and colours & in doing so, she approaches her work in two different ways: She either starts with the random application of colours & marks – building up layers of textures from which shapes & compositions emerge, or she begins with a more realistic rendering of a subject or place; drawing with paint.

She also tries to emphasise draughtsmanship within her work, exploring the relationship between the drawn image & the abstract mark.

Available for Exhibitions, Murals & Commissions.

TREE TOPS

WELSH VALLEY

This error message is only visible to WordPress admins

Error: API requests are being delayed for this account. New posts will not be retrieved.

There may be an issue with the Instagram Access Token that you are using. Your server might also be unable to connect to Instagram at this time.

  

Close Menu