b. 1990 in Padova, Italy.

Based between Padova and London.


Sofia Silva also writes on art for various publications both in Italy and the UK, including
Turps Magazine and il Tascabile.




– Education


2013 – 2016, MA History of Art and Preservation of the Artistic Heritage, Cà Foscari University of Venice, Italy
2012-2013, Turps Painting Programme, London
2009 – 2013, BA Visual Arts and Theatre, IUAV University of Venice, Italy



– Selected Exhibitions


Night Plinths, narrative projects, 2018, London
Soirée at the Fiery Friary, curated by Shaun McDowell, 2017, London
Pink Density, curated by Humberto Poblete-Bustamante, Clovis XV, 2017, Brussels
You Say Monet, I Say Manet. Kate Hiley and Sofia Silva, LDD, 2016, Turin
Glorious Abandon, Dynamite Projects, 2016, Redhill
Vis-à-vis, Galerie Le Cabinet Dentaire, 2015, Paris
Stripped to Tease, LOCOMOT Gallery, 2015, Wien
Figure This Out #Paris, 2015, Paris
Figure This Out #Leeds, Assembly House, 2015, Leeds
Eden Amiss: Luci Eyers, Sofia Silva, The Juncture, Unit 3, ASC Studios, 2014, London
Turps Studio Programme Final Show, Vigo Gallery, 2013, London
Studio Exhibition, V22 Exhibition Space, 2013, London
Artist Of The Day, Flowers Gallery, 2013, London
Turps Art School, Interim Show, The Mayor’s Parlour, 2013, London
First Come, First Served, The Lion and Lamb Gallery, 2012, London
Mindsurf, Galerie Christian Berst, curated by Seymour Art Projects and Melissa Unger, 2012 Paris, France
della Carezza, curated by Lucrezia Calabrò Visconti, 2012, Spazio Punch, Venezia, IT
Fuori Programma, curated by Lucrezia Calabrò Visconti, 2011, Cinema Rex, Padua, IT