Victoria Chalmers: Curriculum Vitae

VictoriaChalmers is an artist based in Bristol. She studied Fine art Painting at Falmouth school of Art and Design and
The Slade School of Fine Art (post graduate)

Early in her career she was commissioned by Charles Saatchi, and the work she made for this featured in ‘The New Neurotic Realism,’ and ‘Young British Art, The Saatchi Decade’ and form part of The Saatchi Collection.

She has been the recipient of a number of awards including ‘The Woo Art Bursary’ The Cyril Sweet Foundation’ and ‘The Elizabeth Greenshield Foudation.’

More recently she has exhibitted work at the ‘Snug Gallery’ in Brighton and with ‘Cavaliero Finn’ in London.

Education

1994-1996 The Slade School of Fine Art
1990-1993 Falmouth School of Art and Design
1988-1989 Wimbledon School of Art and Design

Exhibitions

Solo shows

June 2004
Solo Show
Untitled Gallery, London

Group shows

2015
Snug Gallery
Brighton

2014
Cavaliero Finn
London

2005
The Old Fire Station
London

2001
The Nunnery Gallery
London

1999
Nunnery Gallery
London

1996
The Mall Galleries
London

1994
The Clive Jennings Gallery
London

1993
The Plymouth Arts Centre

1993
The Slaughterhouse Gallery
London

Awards

Dec 2000
The Woo Foundation Art Award - First Prize

August 1996
The Cyril Sweet Award - Best Post Graduate 1996

August 1994
The Prince's Trust

February 1994
The Elizabeth Greenshield Foundation Award for Painting

Publications

Books

2002
Post War and Contemporary Catalogue
Christies, London

1999
'Young British Art - The Saatchi Decade'
Booth Clibborn Editions

1998
'The New Neurotic Realism'
The Saatchi Gallery, London

Journals

February 2001
'6 of the best'
ID Magazine

March 1999
'The Changing Face of Portraiture'
Art News