Affiliation with Shape: Sophie Hoyle received the Adam Reynolds Award in 2019 for their work.

Banner image: Adam Reynolds Memorial Bursary Shortlist Exhibition (installation view), Project Space at BALTIC 39, Newcastle upon Tyne © BALTIC 2019. Photo: Colin Davison

Sophie explores an intersectional approach to post-colonial, queer, feminist, anti-psychiatry and disability issues in their practice, relating their personal experiences of being queer, non-binary and part of the MENA (Middle East and North Africa) diaspora to wider forms of structural violence.