Sofia Palillo is a Helsinki based visual artist, a lighting designer and a scenographer who is fascinated by spaces and atmospheres. She works as a lighting designer-scenographer at the field of performing arts as well as an individual artist with light as her medium. At the moment she is studying glass blowing and hopes to use glass in her future art works also. She is especially interested in minimalism, illusion and incomprehensibility and radicality of sensitiveness. She is also interested exploring suprising locations for performances outside theatre space and has made lighting design and scenography for performances located in public swimming hall, garbage dump, manor house and indoor ski hall. She enjoys equal and collective working environment.
Sofia has graduated with Master Degree in Lighting Design in the University of the Arts Helsinki in 2020. She loves ordinary crows that are tiptoeing on the supermarket parking lot.