Claudia ‘Pops’ Bagnall (b.1990) is a multi-disciplinary artist from Sydney who in 2012, completed her Bachelor of Fine Art at the UNSW Art & Design in Sculpture, Performance and Installation. In her final year, she was awarded the Art & Australia prize for sculpture. In 2013, Pops undertook a four-month artist residency in Alice Springs where she was granted a studio space at Watch This Space gallery. While living in Alice Springs she worked for Talapi Gallery, who specialised in exhibiting Indigenous artists and supported Aboriginal art centres in remote communities. Pops took part in the Advocate Art award at the Araluen Centre and was awarded the Alice Springs Advocate award for drawing.
Since returning to Sydney, Pops has continued her painting and sculpture practice in shared studios in Erskineville and Marrickville. Pops has had two solo exhibitions and been included in several group shows around Sydney.