Lucy Soni produces modern large scale painting which originate from small scribbles. After tracing, enlarging and repeating their spontaneous lines, Lucy Soni aims to unite high art, popular culture and the natural urge to mark make.


EDUCATION

1997 BA of Fine Art, Chelsea College of Art and Design
1993 BTEC National Diploma in General Art and Design, Kent Institute Of Art and Design

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2017   Mega Hammer. An Evening of Performances + DRAF 10th Anniversary KOKO, London                 Lucky 7 Rides Again. Why Don’t You…?HQ. Artlicks Weekend, London
          TRUTH LIES WITHIN. The Subculture Archives. London
          Picture This… Bell House, Dulwich Open House. London
          Razzle Dazzle. The Arches Studios Dulwich Open House, London
          44 (solo show) Why Don’t You…?HQ. London
          Blink. Market Peckham, SLWA. London

2016   Return of the Lucky 7. Why Don’t You…?HQ. Artlicks Weekend, London
          Pillow Talk at BBC 100 Women. Broadcasting House. London
          AAF. Cat St Gallery. Hong Kong
          Pillow Talk at TEDx UCLWomen. London
          Mega Hammer. Glasgow International, Glasgow, Scotland
          Pillow Talk. SLWA and the Women's Art Library, Brixton East. London
           
2015   Lucky 7. Why Don’t You…?HQ. Artlicks Weekend, London
          Art Car Boot Fair. Margate, Kent
          CHAR NAH! HOR. Glasgow Open House Art Festival, Glasgow, Scotland      
          eye music. Dulwich Festival. The Arches Courtyard Space. Peckham, London
          Burlesque & Allegory. Asylum Chapel. Peckham, London
           
2014   Finders Keepers Losers Weepers. Conway Hall, London
          Annual Open #30. CGP London, Southwark Park, London

2013   #ItsInTheBag as Parliament Week Partner. @theWHYfront, Hide Gallery, London
          Artlicks Weekend. Hide Gallery Leathermarket. Bermondsey, London
          From The Archive. Bermondsey Street Festival, London
          Piece work. Espacio Gallery. Brick Lane, London
          Zeitgeist Summer Exhibition. ASC Studios. New Cross, London
          Brixton Art Trail. Brixton Village, London
          I'm Inside, Ring The Bell! SLWA at 4749 Tanner St, London
          Between Lines. The Arches Courtyard Space. Peckham, London
          International Postcard Show. Surface Gallery, Nottingham
          Tender. SLWA at The Stephen Lawrence Centre. Deptford, London

2012   The Armory Show VIP Home Tour.  New York, NY            
          snap! SLWA at Bankside Gallery, London
          Peckham Space Open. Peckham, London
          Annual Open #28. CGP London, Southwark Park, London

2011   Manhattan House Unveiled. Curated by Voltz Clarke,New York, NY
          The Armory Show VIP Home Tour.  New York, NY
          Pickett's Press Open House.  New York, NY
          Glimpsed. SLWA at House Gallery, Camberwell, London

2010   Licking out of the Same Bowl. DVF Gallery, New York
          Go Go City. (solo show) The Sophie Croxten Doll House Gallery, London
          Bedizzened. APT Gallery, London
          Close to Home. Spaceman Gallery, London
          SLWA Bankside. Bankside Gallery, London

2009   Vauxhall Art Car Boot Fair. London
          Line and Colour. The Art Works Galleries, Newcastle

2008   Front Window. Camberwell Arts Week, London

2006   London Bridges. presented by Blair Clarke, Virgil DeVoldere Gallery, New York.

2002   Gatsby. The New Lansdowne Club, London

1995 - 2001 Handful of Showoffs. Marle Place Gallery, Kent. UK
          Articulture. Southbank, London.
          Text In Art. The Poetry Cafe, London
          King Sturge. Davis Street Gallery, London
          “Blanc’'. Putney Exchange, London
          Outpost. Venice Biennale

PROJECTS / COMPETITIONS / AWARDS / PRIZES

2004 – 2016         
          Assisted and participated in performances for Marvin Gaye Chetwynd (formerly
          Spartacus Chetwynd), including:
          Here She Comes, Arts Council Collection's 70th Anniversary Commissions.
          Royal Festival Hall, Southbank. London. 2016
          Hermitos Children 2. Studio Voltaire, London 2014
          The Green Room. Nottingham Contemporary, Nottingham, UK
          Turner Prize. Tate Britain, London 2012
          Odd Man Out. Sadie Coles HQ, London,2011
          Hermitos Children, Altermodern. Tate Britain, 2009.  
          The Snail Race. Galleria Massimo De Carlo, Milan 2008
          Delirious. Serpentine Pavilion 2006.  
          The Fall of Man. Tate Triennial, 2006.  
          Becks Futures. ICA, 2005.
          Born Free. Gasworks, 2004.

2013   Southwark Arts Forum SAFTA. Visual Arts Award - Dinner Party, SLWA
2009   Front Window.  Camberwell Arts Festival,
2008   Consequences at Spartacus Chewynds Helmut Newton Ladies Night. 
          Part of Event Horizon at the Royal Academy of Art, London
2007   Charity commission for The Children’s Trust Tadworth

PUBLICATIONS

2015   Eye music – a rare exhibition. Dulwich OnView
2014   Finders Keepers Losers Weepers. Archaelogy of mind. SLWA Publishing
          The Dinner Party. SLWA Publishing
2013   Piecework. Exhibition catalogue by Jackie Brown, Pia Randall-Goddard & Pat Kaey
2012   snap! SLWA diary catalogue. Text by Dr Lara Perry, Althea Greenan & Sarah Sparkes
2011   SLWA at Bankside. Exhibition catalogu
          Glimpsed. by Kim Thornton. Dulwich OnView