CONTACT

Location:
Denmark
Email: sofmath@gmail.com
Phone: (+45) 53 83 17 34

Sofie (b. 1991) is a visual storyteller and journalist based in Aarhus, Denmark. She graduated from the Danish School of Media and Journalism (DMJX) with a bachelor’s degree in Photojournalism, June 2019. As a part of her education she was interning as a photojournalist for 18 months at the Danish daily newspaper Berlingske. She also studied Photography History and Documentary Video at Western Kentucky University, U.S.

In her work she focusses on social issues and human relations. Part of her personal longterm project ‘But Greatest Is Love’ was awarded Reportage of The Year in Denmark, 2019. Currently Sofie is working on a family project about brotherhood.

Sofie mainly works in the documentary field throughout Denmark and elsewhere.


EXHIBITIONS AND TALKS
2019:
Årets Pressefoto, Danish PoY w. Pixlart / Aarhus Festuge / Group exhibition

2019:
UNGT RUM Fototalk / Talk about photographic work ‘But Greatest Is Love’

2019: 
Selv-iscenesat / Self-staged / The Theatre Museum, Copenhagen / Group exhibition

2019: 
STATUS:19 / Fotodage Viborg / Group exhibition

2019: 
STATUS:19 / Copenhagen Photo Festival / Group exhibition

2019:
Årets Pressefoto, Danish PoY / The Royal Danish Library / Group exhibition

AWARDS AND RECOGNITION
2019: 'The Circle of Life', International Festival of Photojournalism, Vilnius, LT / Finalist

2019:
Ritzau Scanpix prize for best photojournalistic Diploma Project w. Sille Veilmark

2019:
Årets Pressefoto, Danish PoY / Reportage Denmark / 1st place

2018: 
Hearst Student Journalism Awards / Best Feature article / Nominated 

2018: 
Mountains Workshop, Mt. Sterling, Kentucky, w. coach Francesca Trianni / Participant  

2018:
ZOOM Photo Festival, Brøndby, Denmark / Jury member 

2017:
Magnum Young Talent Workshop, Visa Pour L’image, Perpignan / Selected Participant 

2017:
Canon Student Programme, Visa Pour L’image, Perpignan / Selected Participant

2012: 
Yuri Arcurs’ Photography Bootcamp, Cape Town / Participant

EDUCATION
2018: 
Photography History and Documentary, Western Kentucky University

2017-2018:
Internship at the Danish daily newspaper Berlingske 

2015-2019: 
BA in Photojournalism, Danish School of Media and Journalism

2015-2017: 
Photo editor at CITAT Magazine

2011: 
Graduated from Risskov Gymnasium, Social Science

2008:
Graduated from Østhimmerlands Ungdomsskole, Design and Photography