Lucy Soni's work captures the spontaneous mark making of children through her classically trained eye. Her commissions convey her signature energetic expressions in color, giving the already magical gestures of a child a truly special place in time.
 

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

 

EXHIBITIONS

2010 
Licking out of the Same Bowl,
DVF Gallery, New York
Go Go City,  The Sophie Croxten Doll House Gallery, London
Bedizzened, APT Gallery, London
Close to Home, Spaceman Gallery, London
SLWA 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 , Virgil DeVoldere Gallery , New York

2002
Gatsby,
The New Lansdowne Club, London

2001
Handful of Showoffs,
Marle Place Gallery , Kent

1999
Articulture,
Southbank, London

1997
Text In Art,
The Poetry Cafe, London

1996
King Sturge,
Davis Street Gallery, London

1996
Blanc, Putney Exchange, London

1995
Outpost,
Venice Biennale

 

PROJECTS

2010  
2004 ­­– 2010 Prop­making and performances for Spartacus Chetwynd, including Tax Haven Run By Women, Frieze Projects 2010,  Printemps de Septembre, Toulouse 2010,  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.

2009
My Space,
site specific painting at South London Cultural Centre, London

Front Window , conceived and organised by Lucy Soni and Sophie Eade, for Camberwell Arts Festival, London

2008
Consequences
at Spartacus Chewynd’s Helmut Newton Ladies Night.

Part of Event Horizon at the Royal Academy of Art, London

2004 – 2008
Assisted on prop-making and participated in performances for Spartacus Chetwynd, including 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

2007
Commission for The Children’s Trust Tadworth