Family Portrait Series: Sophie


Sophie by Isabel Carr

Artist’s Statement: This is a sketch of my grandmother, Sophie, in her youth, embracing post-World War II joy. She loved posing for pictures, taken by her brother who was a professional photographer. This is part of an audiovisual narrative inspired by memories in my family history.
Isabel Carr is a member of the class of 2022 at the Paideia School in Atlanta, Georgia. She is a member of the Teen Action Group at Planned Parenthood Southeast and is passionate about animals, especially her four Scottish Terriers. She enjoys running, playing the piano, painting and going to the beach.