Sophie Wake is an award-winning, contemporary British artist, who lives and works in Brighton.

Her tender aesthetic harnesses the power of storytelling and raw emotion through the honest portrayal of her subject matter. Sophie’s works are full of life, each one a snapshot of unrefined human emotion.

Her paintings blend delight, humour and profound reflection, celebrating the pure, unfiltered joy of experiencing life in the present.


Her distinctive and evocative style has earned her numerous accolades including Best Artists Open House, Brighton in 2019, and selection for the Royal Academy’s 250th Summer Exhibition in 2018, where her painting HERD appeared in Grayson Perry’s hand-curated Yellow Room.