Nancy Sophy

Nancy Sophy received her MFA in painting from the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts. She creates multifaceted paintings and works on paper, specializing particularly in drawings using the medium of unpigmented oils and pastel. She has exhibited at the Delaware Center for Contemporary Arts, Seraphin Gallery, Fleisher, and the Philadelphia Museum of Art, and has received grants from the Leeway Foundation, Change, Inc., Artist’s Fellowship Inc., and the Adolph and Esther Gottlieb Foundation. Her work is in numerous private collections as well as the permanent collection of the Philadelphia Museum of Art, where her work was featured in the 2013 exhibition “First Look: Collecting for Philadelphia.”