Jenny Pope has a studio at WASPS in Albion Road, Edinburgh.
Her sculptural pieces are inspired by beachcombing and collecting. She has a fascination with the inescapable changes that happen in our internal lives and also externally in the natural environment. She also makes work in response to her experiences of working in a psychiatric hospital, in particlular around the idea of personal space
She uses a broad range of materials including porcelain, limecrete, found materials and textile processes.
She exhibits regularly in the UK and has won professional development awards
She divides her time between practicing artist and mental health work.
She trained at Edinburgh College of Art, gaining a BA in Ceramics and then graduating in 2005 with an MA in Sculpture.