Soraia Samju

Location: London

Born in Portugal.
Lives and works in London, UK.
Working predominantly with textile with a multidisciplinary approach to projects.
Practise focused on pictorial representation in soft material/ fabric and producing sound through weaving.
Aiming to understand different behaviour possibilities and limitations. Interested in cultural/sociological elements while exploring/experimenting with their materialisation.
Background in Fashion Design transitioning to a practice focused on textile art, shape, soft objects and multi-media interventions.
I have worked with different artists as a maker/artisan. As well as commissioned work utilising transferable skills - bridging with personal practice.