Sophie Ernst | the artist
Born 1972, Munich, Germany.
Lives and works in Lahore, Pakistan and, Berlin, Germany.
Original artworks, prints, exhibition posters, monographs, books, collectibles.
born in Munich in 1972 and trained as an industrial mechanic at BMW before graduating from the Rijksakademie voor Beeldende Kunsten in Amsterdam (2000). Ernsts work tends to explore architecture in relation to memory and cultural relativity in works that mix video projection and sculptural installations. In 2003 she was awarded a travel grant to Pakistan from the Prins Bernhard Foundation and has since lived and worked in various places in Asia.