Sophie Sampson

Director of Matheson Marcault

Sophie Sampson is half of Matheson Marcault, London-based pioneers in the art of making games for physical spaces including festivals, museums, streets and public squares. She also produces Now Play This, an international festival of experimental games now in its fourth year.

Sampson’s background as a designer and writer includes working on experimental digital games played by millions, prototyping novel digital/physical interaction for cultural institutions and writing on history through the lens of game design for publications including Killscreen.