Victoria Arney                                                                                                          Biography   @victoriaarney

Victoria has lived and worked in France since 2014 . She graduated in 2012 with an MFA from UAL winning the Ardizzone Print Award, the Bambridge prize, Oaksmith Prize and the John Purcell award at Bite Mall Galleries London. She is a member of the London group and Graveur Maintenant and she shows regularly in Europe and the UK. Highlights include The British Museum, Laguna Art Prize Venice , Poori Art Museum Finland, Southampton Art Gallery, Kyoto Seika University Gallery Fleur Tokyo Japan. She was Artist in Residence at the Bambouseraie France in 2018 and was shortlisted in 2021 for the Mario Avati print prize.

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Founder @geographies of print with Carol wyss and Victoria Ahrens 


2023 – European Leader project with Parc des Alpilles Provence to work with endangered bird species for an exhibition at the Museé des Alpilles.

2022 – Frans Mesreel Print residency oct/ nov joint residency with Carol Wyss

Past Exhibitions 

2021 – Mario Avati Print prize runner-up

ASC Gallery London – without horizon without shore I
Stone space Gallery London – without horizon without shore II / Thelma Hulbert Gallery Honiton – London group show 

2019 – 21 x 21 Barcelona exhibition May Galerie El Catascopio Bristol Art Library Magpie 

2018 – Artist in Residence Bambouseraie Cévennes France. Parcours d’art Avignon – Cloître saint-louis Avignon Sud estampe – musée Georges Borias Uzès France 

2017 – Saint Mathieu des Treviers groupe show and Art residence. – France Oct 3rd Global Print – Douro Portugal August – Sept /The Garden In Its Time – Chateau des Portes, France July / August 

2016 – 21 x 21 Triennale of contemporary engravers Barcelona 2016 / London Art Fair – Bearspace Gallery /Tectonic – Bearspace Gallery group show Jan / Feb Timeline Jan – March London – Bearspace Gallery 2016 Galerie des Marches – Aubusson France 2 person show 

2015 – Laguna Art Prize Venice Arsenal Italy March /April 5th
Eccentric Spaces  Future city/Foyles Gallery Feb-March
Pori art Museum The British Connection Group show Finland /April Cello Factory – London Draw  London group / Artepage Octon France-May 

2014 – Multiplied Christies Art Fair Oct
Southampton Art Gallery Bomberg to Rego exhibition
Solo Show  Dream life of Debris Bearspace Gallery July London Art Fair /Bearspace January 16-18 

2013 – Birkbeck gallery The day Remains ii /May Embassy Tea Gallery  solo show /
Pitzhanger manor London Group centenary Mottisfont Gallery / group london group show 

2012 – On my Behalf 17-5 oct Cumberland Hotel
Bite Artists making Prints -3-15 sept Mall Galleries
The Day Remains soho gallery Nov 15th
Kyoto Seika University Gallery Fleur Tokyo Japan – Future Outlook of Printmaking 

2011 – British Museum Grayson Perry Late event Nov 11 2011 / Bite Artists making print – Prize winner John Purcell award / Bearspace – Print Now – Deptford SW1 Gallery /Places Called Portobello Cinéma / Cello Factory London group show 

2010 Morley Gallery – ‘Bounty’ Show/2009 National Open Art Competition selector Lynn painter-stainers prize/2008 BountyAPT gallery Deptford/2002 Artsway open – Land/2002 Jerwood drawing prize/2001 Nights In Gasworks London out of sync looped super 8 film curated by Neil Zakiewicz & Fiona Boundy./2000 Hatton Gallery Newcastle Préface International Biennale/1999 Arco Thomas March galleria. Spain/1998 Schillam + Smith 3 London ‘Scents & Ciphers’ solo show Works from the Mojacar Residency – catalogue Yvonne Hindle/1998 Lae Sferazul Galleria. Valencia Spain ‘Neither here nor there’/1996 Barbican Concourse London ‘cross currents’ Reeds Wharf Gallery 1995 Harwood House /Leeds ‘Paintscapes’ Five Contemporary painters 

Actuel L’estampe contemporaine n18 2020
Pressing Matters edition 11
Roaming Rooms (online) – Isolation Rooms – short film of artists in their studios in Lockdown. Limited Edition Artist book Tierras Áridas publication of the Collection La Vida Desatenta 2019 2018 – Carnet d’artistes Bambouseraie Cévennes 2018 – Sud estampe biennale catalogue
1996 – Five contemporary Painters 


2021 – shortlisted for the Mario Avati Prix France
2020 – Mathew Hargreaves jury selection Woolwich print Fair.
2016 – 21 x 21 winner Triennial of contemporary engravers Barcelona
2016 – Artist residency Maison de Gravure Montpellier
2012 – Oaksmith prize London UCL
2012 – Ardizzone Printmaking Prize UCL
2012 – Bainbridge prize UCL
2011 – Bite Artists making print – Prize winner John Purcell award Mall Galleries London 2011 – BRITISH MUSEUM / Grayson Perry Late event -installation Heads
1992 – East Open winner