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Sophie Aguilera Lester

Sophie Aguilera Lester (London, 1984) is a Spanish artist based in Barcelona. She has participated in a number of exhibitions nationally and internationally. In 2018 she was invited to represent Spain at the European Ceramic Context Biennale, on the Danish island of Bornholm. In 2019 she was awarded the Premio Nacional de Cerámica as the best emerging artist at the Asociación Española de Ciudades de la Cerámica (AeCC). Sophie Aguilera was selected in 2019 as a resident artist at the Archie Bray Foundation.


"Life has a particular orography. The gravitational forces that sediment our biographies are a complex brew of time and memory. The awe and fascination with which we experience our journey collide, more often than not, with the harshness of the terrain. In this constant flow of becoming, we crave order." November's FREE article.