Sonia Hamza is a French Moroccan photographer and artist born in Paris in 1975. She first attended classes at the ENSAA Duperré in Paris and joined the Central St. Martin’s School of Art and Design in London. After a career in fashion design, she completed her training through internships and digital photography and tapissier-licier. She launches into creations that mix photography, computer graphics and textile work: artist books, embroidered portraits, photographic triptychs.
In 2011, she performs an artist residency at 59Rivoli in Paris where she held her first exhibition.
In 2016, she is one of the 26 artists in residency for the Flâneur project. Series of photography exhibited in Lisbon in September.
In November 2016 and January 2017, she is in art residency for Project189, in Bangkok, Thaïland.
In May 2017, she is invited with Hajime Kimura, to photography the city of Torres Vedras in Portugal and exhibited in August during the Festival New Invasions.
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