About Sophie Lawlor

Sophie is a graduate of the National College of Art and Design, Dublin. She is an MA candidate in Film and Photography Studies at Leiden University, where her research focuses on black and African-American women’s photographic portraiture in post-colonial contexts. Her artwork has been exhibited in the Royal Hibernian Academy in Dublin as well as featured in publications such as The Pickled Body poetry journal.

Review: Black Art, Black Power: Responses to Soul of a Nation

Tate Modern

Nine speakers, four panels, one day: the highly-anticipated conference organised by the Tate Modern in conjunction with their Soul of a Nation exhibition was not only incredibly broad in the number of topics discussed but simultaneously rich in detail. Continue reading