Sofia Olexia-Daigle



Tulane University- Bachelor of Studio Art (BFA), SLAM minor, Teaching Certification minor (2022-2026)

New Harmony High School - the school for outside learning and real-world experience

  • NHH Student Ambassador(2018 - 2022) 

New Orleans Center for Creative Arts (2018-2022)



  • Youth Artist Movement (Y.A.M.), New Orleans Art Council Paid Intern, June 2018 - Present

“Four Seasons Hotel Project ”Metal Sculpture Using Salvaged ironwork, with Rontherin Ratliff, January-April 2021

“Unframed” Mural on Baronne St, with Bmike and New Orleans Artist Council and Helis Foundation, May 2019

“Living with Water” Mural in New Orleans Hostel (artist input) with Carl Joe Williams, 2019

Digital Mural displayed at luna fete with Carl Joe Williams and Andrew Wade Smith, December 2018 

Transportation Mural with Ayo  Scott, August 2018

  • Yaya, Contracting artist, 2017-Present
  • Glass blowing, Ceramics, Mixed media

    Just Say Yaya exhibition and sales 2017-2023

    On Cover of St Charles Magazine, August issue, August 2020 representing YAYA arts center.

    Brass n Glass glass blowing event and exhibition and sales 2018, 2019

    White Linen Night Artist and Exhibition and Sales 2018, 2019

    Walt Disney live ceramics demo at the reveal of Titans Bayou Adventure, Summer 2022

    Jobs for the future conference live ceramics demo, summer 2023

  • Internships
  • New Orleans Bouldering Lounge, Program Development Intern 2019~ 2020

    Green Project Recycling Muralist Internship October-December 2019

    Villages Potters, Internship in clay sculpture,  North Carolina, July 2019

    Laguna B, an internship in Glassblowing, Murano, Italy, June 2022

    Yaya, Italy glassblowing internship with Jim Vella, June 2022


  • Publications
  • Art Submission for Geaux Girls Magazine for Winter/Fall Issue- September 2021

    Featured artist, “Artist in View,” Creative Alliance of New Orleans, March 2021

    Art Submission for Geaux Girls Magazine for Winter Issue-October 2020 

    Featured guest artist (,,, etc.)


  • Volunteer
  • Noble Minds Institute Volunteer (how to draw) Session March 2021

    Noble Minds Institute Volunteer Mural project September 2020-December 2020

    NORD Summer Camp, Volunteer, July-June 2018

    Supervising children from ages 4-14

    Anna’s Place SEL Volunteer 


    • New Orleans Public Library,  February 2019

    2nd Place Black History Month Poster Contest

    Skills and Personal Attributes

      • Communication Skills: Verbal Communication, Visual Communication, Listening, Writing, Presentation, and Public Speaking, 
  • Visual Video Editing Skills  
    • French Speaking,  experience from International School of Louisiana graduate 2018
    • Tolerance of Change when being in a different environment. 
    • Taking criticism for papers or artwork to improve oneself.
    •  Friendliness and self-confidence. 
  • Design sense and artistic sense
  • Experience in all different Adobe Software from New Orleans Center for Creative Arts graduation 2022
  • Handling social media platform
  • Taking professional and high-quality photos
  • Interviewing skills, able to conduct interviews as well as participate, from New Harmony High graduate 2022
  • Social Media Skills, Instagram @sofie_got_art 
  • Website Building

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