Curiculum Vitae: Charlotte Sorapure

Art Education

1992 – 1995

Post Graduate Diploma in Painting

Royal Academy of Arts, London

1988 – 1991

BA (Hons) degree in Fine Art

Cheltenham & Gloucester College of Art and Technology

1987 – 1988

Foundation Diploma

Bournemouth and Poole College of Art and Design

Selected Exhibitions

2017 – 2018

Lynn Painters and Stainers Prize Exhibition, London

2017

Joint exhibition with Saied Dai at Brian Sinfield Gallery, Burford

2016

The Royal Society of Portrait Painters

2015

The Observer Observed, exhibition including portrait Commission of photographer Don McCullin, The Holborn Museum, Bath

2008 – 2014

Solo Exhibition – Victoria Art Gallery, Bath

Holburne Portrait Prize, Holburne Museum, Bath – Prize Winner

Solo Exhibition, Messum’s, Cork Street, London

NEAC Annual Exhibitions, Mall Galleries, London

Pure Gold: 50 Years of the Federation of British Artists, Mall Galleries, London

The Discerning Eye, Mall Galleries, London

Peering Under Stones, Solo Exhibition, Quest Gallery, Bath

The Magic and Poetry of Everyday Life, Messum’s Gallery, Cork Street, London

The British are coming!, The Art Museum at the University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky, USA

Royal West of England Academy Open Exhibition, Bristol – Winner of the ‘Odin Prize’

Mixed Shows, Brian Sinfield Gallery, Burford

2006 – 2008

New English Art Club, Mall Galleries, London – Prize Winner & Membership

Three Women Artists, Petley Fine Art, Cork Street, London

Lynn Painters and Stainers Prize Exhibition, London

Holburne Dukes Portrait Prize, Bath

2004 – 2006

Thackeray Gallery, Kensington, London

Drawing Exhibition and Summer Show, Petley Fine Art, Cork Street, London

Six Chapel Row Gallery, Bath

Lynn Painters and Stainers Prize Exhibition, London

2002 – 2004

Holburne Contemporary Portrait Prize, Bath

New English Art Club, Mall Galleries, London

Royal West of England Academy, Bristol

Hunting Art Prize Exhibition, Royal College of Art, London

Two Man Show, 7 Bedford Row Gallery, London

B.P Portrait Award Exhibition, National Portrait Gallery, London

Nat West Awards Exhibition, Royal Academy of Arts, London – Prize Winner

Royal Society of Portrait Painters, Mall Galleries, London

1994 – 1995

Waterman Fine Art Ltd, London

Reflections, Spectator Magazine, Christies, London

Making a Mark Drawing Exhibition, Mall Galleries, London

Royal Academy Schools Premiums – Prize Winner

Selected Awards

  • 2016 Szuzsi Roboz painting prize
  • Holburne Portrait Prize 2012, Holburne Museum, Bath
  • Odin Painting Prize, Royal West of England Academy
  • Bill Patterson Memorial Award, New English Art Club
  • Cecil Jospe Prize, New English Art Club
  • Nat West 90’s Prize for Art – Prize Winner
  • Richard Ford Travel Award to Madrid
  • Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation Grant – Twice Awarded
  • Royal West of England Academy – Project Bursary