Sophie-Alexia Joly de Lotbinère
Sophie-Alexia Joly de Lotbinière was born in Montreal, Canada and lives and works in New York. Her works were recently exhibited at Space Gallery SOHO in March 2019. She participated in number of group exhibitions including 'Trophy Art' at Chelsea 27 gallery and and ‘Pharmaceutical State’ at the Soho Arts Club in 2018. In the Fall of 2017 she was chosen among several women artist for a solo large private institution commission project that is in the final development stages. Sophie-Alexia continues to take on large-scale private commission work in conjunction with public exhibitions. In the spring of 2015 she exhibited with the Greenwich Arts Council as part of an all women’s group show including works by artist Louise Bourgeois, following a solo show with Voce DI New York. Her works have been exhibited with Joseph Gross’ ARTNOW, New York in 2014 and in Miami Basel’s Waves for Development auction following her 2013 New York debut solo exhibition ‘Alumen: Processed Material’. Sophie-Alexia Joly de Lotbinière received a combined degree BFA from The School of the Museum of Fine Arts and Tufts University in 2008, and her MA at Sotheby’s Institute in London, UK in 2009. Sophie-Alexia was the youngest to train in figurative and portrait painting at the academic painting program with Charles H. Cecil Studios in Florence, Italy from 2003-2005. Sophie-Alexia Joly de Lotbinière worked for Sotheby’s Auction House New York and a number of private art dealers in conjunction with developing her artistic career.