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Sophie Kovel is an artist, writer, and translator based in New York.
sophiekovel@gmail.com


Education

Barnard College, Columbia University, B.A. (with Honors & Distinction), New York, NY

School for Poetic Computation, New York, NY       

Selected Group Exhibitions

2019 Social Photography VII, Carriage Trade, curated by Peter Scott, New York, NY

2019 On-site, Trestle Projects, Brooklyn, NY 

2018 Radial Blur, Louise McCagg Gallery, Barnard College, New York, NY (curated by
Vanessa Thill)

2018 Construction, Louise McCagg Gallery, New York, NY               

2017 Telephoto, Postcrypt Art Gallery, Columbia University, New York, NY                

2017 Currents, Louise McCagg Gallery, Barnard College, New York, NY    

2016 Check, Postcrypt Art Gallery, Columbia University, New York, NY  

2016 Furniture Show, Postcrypt Art Gallery, Columbia University, New York, NY        

2014 Outlet, Postcrypt Art Gallery, Columbia University, New York, NY   

2011
 Social Photography II, Carriage Trade, curated by Peter Scott, New York, NY

Conversations

2019 Artcritical, Panel on the 2019 Whitney Biennial, Brooklyn Public Library, Brooklyn, NY

Awards, Grants & Residencies 

2020
Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT

2018 CJC Fund, Barnard College, New York NY

2018 Barnard Visual Arts Department Grant, New York, NY

2017 Mokuhanga Innovation Laboratory (MI-LAB) Residency, Fuji-Kawaguchiko-cho, Japan

2017 Weatherhead East Asian Institute Undergraduate Training Grant, Columbia University
            
Selected Publications & Published Work

2019  Mrinalini Mukherjee at the Met Breuer, Frieze (Issue #205)

2019  Kawita Vatanajyankur at the Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Artforum

2019  Chim↑Pom at Art in General, Artforum

2019  Corita Kent at Andrew Kreps Gallery with kaufmann repetto, Brooklyn Rail


2019  Eric N. Mack at the Brooklyn Museum of Art, Brooklyn Rail

2019  Amir Guberstein at Fierman, Artforum

2018 
Arash Fewzee at Rubber Factory, Artforum

2018  Klara Lidén at Reena Spaulings Fine Art, Artforum

2018  Chrysanne Stathacos at Situations, Artforum

2018  Steve Locke at yours mine & ours, Artforum

2018  Kazuo Kadonaga at Nonaka-Hill, Artforum


2018  Taiyo Onorato and Nico Krebs at Kindl – Centre for Contemporary Art, Artforum


2018  Journal for Art Criticism, Journalism or Romanticism?
     
2017  Ratrock Magazine, Columbia University, interview

2017 Echoes Magazine, Columbia University, Picturing


2017  Journal for Art Criticism, Interior Service Only

2017  Ratrock Magazine, Columbia University, artist profile

2017  “Cross my heart” (Translation of Chris Marker’s “Croix de bois et chemin de fer,” Esprit, Jan. 1951)                

2017 “It was a strange thing” (Translation of Chris Marker’s text from the French edition booklet of La Jetée – Sans Soleil


Professional Experience

Editorial Assistant at BOMB Magazine, Brooklyn, NY June 2019-Present

Freelance critic at Artforum, The Brooklyn Rail, Frieze, and other publications, 2018-Present




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