French, 20th – 21st century, female.
Born 1959, in Paris.
Painter, engraver. Multimedia.
Sophie Boursat trained as an engraver. She produces large abstract signs obtained in photography by the process of direct sensitisation of the emulsified support, the 'rayogram' imagined by Man Ray. She has also produced cycles of sculpted works which have as their subject language or flowers, in the latter case photographs glued to the surface of cement breeze blocks....