Sofie Olsen was born in Oslo, Norway (1985). Before she started photographing, she was a professional Dressage rider, and finished her bachelor in Business Management from University of Surrey in 2010. In June 2011 she graduated from the International Center of Photography, New York City, attending the Documentary Photography and Photojournalism program, where she was awarded ICP´s Directors Fellowship.

She won the London Festival of Photography Prize in 2012 with her photo-film I Am Light. In September, 2012 she had her first solo exhibition at the syz.y.gy artist space in London. She has been featured in several international magazines and online publications. For more info, please look under LINKS