VICTORIA CANTONS (b 1969)
Cantons lives and works in London. She studied Fine Art Painting at Wimbledon College of Arts (UAL); followed by the Painters Studio Programme, Turps Art School, London; and graduated with an MFA in Painting from Slade School of Fine Art, UCL, in 2021, where she received the Felix Slade Scholarship. She was shortlisted for the Chadwell Award in 2021 and for New Contemporaries in 2022. Recent solo exhibitions include People Trust People Who Look Like Them at Flowers Gallery, Kingsland Road, and Champagne Tastes on Beer Money at Guts Gallery, London. Recent group exhibitions include Tomorrow: London, White Cube, (online); the Royal Academy Summer Exhibition, London; and PAPA RAGAZZE, Nicodim Gallery, Los Angeles. Cantons curated the Slade Rooms as part of LONDON GRADS NOW 2020 and 2021 at the Saatchi Gallery, London. She first exhibited at Flowers Gallery as part of the 24th Edition of Artist of the Day in 2018.