the gentlewoman

Sophie Hastings

Sophie Hastings is a freelance journalist and a contributing editor at GQ, specialising in the international contemporary art scene. She began her journalism career in the rarefied offices of Tatler and Harper’s magazines, before decamping to Paris (via south east Asia), where she got married, learnt French and had her first child. On returning to the UK, Sophie became features editor at Art Review, where she remains a contributor, as well as at the Financial Times, the Observer, the Guardian, The Times, the Independent on Sunday, Spectator Life and Christies.com. Busy.