Sophy Tuttle is an artist living and working in the Boston area. She is inspired by animals, plants, and the natural world. She is currently looking for opportunities to paint murals with an environmentalist focus. For questions or commissions, please email her.

Email: sophy@sophytuttle.com

Phone: (978)394-1954

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2004-2008 RHODE ISLAND SCHOOL OF DESIGN (RISD), BFA Illustration. Providence, Rhode Island, U.S.A.

2013-2015 SCHOOL OF THE MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS (SMFA), Certificate Graphic Design. Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A.

2017-2019 (expected completion) HARTFORD ART SCHOOL, MFA Interdisciplinary Art. Hartford, Connecticut, U.S.A.


  • People’s Choice Award at the Salem Arts Festival for “Colony.” Salem, Massachusetts, U.S.A. (2018)
  • Juror’s Prize for “Trapped.” ArtsWorcester, Worcester, Massachusetts, U.S.A. (2017)
  • Key to the City of Worcester for POWWOW! Mural. Worcester, Massachusetts, U.S.A. (2016)
  • BRA Working Artist Certification. Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A. (2015)
  • American Illustration. Chosen Artist Award. Online Exhibition. (2009)
  • Illustration West 47, Society of Illustrators Annual, Los Angeles, California, U.S.A. (2008)


Solo Exhibitions

  • “Animalism”, Gallery 263, Cambridge, Massachusetts, U.S.A. (2018)
  • “Evolution”, Gallery Z, Lowell, Massachusetts, U.S.A. (2017)
  • Starving Artist Gallery, Keene, New Hampshire, U.S.A. (2012)


Group Exhibitions



  • “Fay Chandler Emerging Artists Awards”, Boston City Hall, Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A.
  • “Kingdom Animalia: Illustrations from New England”, Eastern Connecticut State University, Willimantic, Connecticut, U.S.A.
  • “Earth Mother”, Gallery Z, Lowell, Massachusetts, U.S.A.
  • “Happy Our!”, NineDot Gallery, Worcester, Massachusetts, U.S.A.
  • “Seventeenth ArtsWorcester Biennial”, ArtsWorcester, Worcester, Massachusetts, U.S.A.
  • “Women’s Works: 30th Anniversary”, Old Courthouse Arts Center, Woodstock, Illinois, U.S.A.



  • “The Holiday Show”, Pearl Street Gallery, Chelsea, Massachusetts, U.S.A.
  • “Black Mass”, Eridanos, Cambridge, Massachusetts, U.S.A.
  • “Wicked and Weird” UFORGE Gallery, Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts, U.S.A.
  • “Showcase of Contemporary Art”, The Brush Gallery, Lowell, Massachusetts, U.S.A.


  • “One Year Anniversary Show”, Revival Gallery, Fitchburg, Massachusetts, U.S.A.
  • “Current”, Rumor Nightclub, Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A.


  • “Crisis and Response”, Red Sun Press, Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts, U.S.A.



  • “Society of Illustrators: Illustration West: 47”, Gallery Nucleus, Los Angeles, California, U.S.A.
  • “Bang!”, RISD Illustration Gallery, Providence, Rhode Island, U.S.A.


Murals and Public Art

  • “Colony Mural” for the Salem Arts Festival, Salem, MA, U.S.A. (2018)
  • POWWOW! Worcester” International Mural Festival, Worcester, MA, U.S.A. (2016)
  • “Bee Piano”, Fitchburg, MA, U.S.A. (2015)
  • “Whale Talk” for the Paintbox program, Boston, MA, U.S.A. (2015)
  • Marion Stoddart Nashua River Mural“, Riverfront Park, Fitchburg, MA, U.S.A. (2014)
  • “Whale Talk Mural”, SiKanda, Oaxaca de Juarez, Oaxaca, Mexico (2013)
  • “Collaborative New England Mural”, Twin Rivers Casino, Lincoln, RI, U.S.A. (2007)



  • Nomad9 Residency with Hope Ginsburg, Miami, FL (2018)
  • Nomad9 Residency at Laberinto Projects, Lago de Coatepeque, El Salvador (2017)
  • Nomad9 Residency with Linda Weintraub, Rhinebeck, NY (2017)
  • ARQUETOPIA Residency, Oaxaca de Juarez, Oaxaca, Mexico (2013)
  • ROLLSTONE STUDIOS Resident Artist. Fitchburg, Massachusetts, U.S.A. (2011)


Selected Clients

  • Backlash Beer Company
  • CapitalOne Bank
  • Dancing Goat Dairy
  • The City of Boston
  • The City of Fitchburg
  • The City of Salem
  • The City of Somerville
  • The City of Worcester
  • Insight Editions
  • Merrimack Valley Magazine
  • Nirvana Chocolates
  • Whole Terrain Magazine (Antioch University New England)


Memberships and Affiliations


Gallery 263