About Sophie

 

Sophie Roach (b.1988) is a self-taught artist and illustrator based in Austin, TX. She discovered her passion for compulsive drawing when she was supposed to be paying attention to lectures at the University of Washington. By using familiar shapes, patterns and her own intuition, Roach has created a unique visual language based on spontaneity and rhythm. Her abstract style is playful yet austere, extremely detailed and often vibrantly colored.

Her client list includes, among others, Facebook, Nike, Converse, Complex, Fiat, IBM, Kit & Ace, Austin City Limits Music Festival, Lollapalooza, Uber, MiO.