Sarah Ball is a British artist born in Yorkshire, England in 1965. She currently lives and works in west Cornwall. Her practice relies on the gathering of found source material, from newspaper cuttings, archival photographs historical documentation, including criminal ‘mug shot’ archives and immigration archives and more recently social media.She studied at Newport Art College in the early 80s, followed by a MFA at Bath Spa University from 2003 - 2005. She has exhibited widely and Internationally. Her work has been shown at the Threadneedle Prize, The Royal Academy, Somerset House and The V&A Museum. Works are included in collections worldwide including The Rachofsky Collection, The Kistefos Museum and the British Museum permanent collection. Sarah Ball is represented by Anima Mundi where she has held five solo exhibitions to date.