Kirsten van Schreven

Kirsten van Schreven was born in South Africa in 1966. Her work is influenced by her fascination with cryptography and the iconography of war. 
She gained a Ba (Hons) first class degree in Fine Art Printmaking from Maidstone College of Art and then went on to complete a Master’s Degree in Fine Art Printmaking at Chelsea School of Art.

For many years she worked globally in pre-production and design in both the feature film and computer games industry.
 She has exhibited widely, including at The Royal Academy of Arts, Cadaques Mini-Print Internacionale, Bankside Gallery, The Mall Galleries, Flowers East and Goldsmiths Gallery.

Awards

Awarded the Editorial Prize by “Printmaking Today” – the journal of The Royal Society of Painter-Printmakers, at The National Original Print Exhibition 2017.

Awarded The Stuart Southall Print Prize at The Royal Society of British Artists 301st Exhibition 2018, The Mall Galleries, London.

EXHIBITIONS

2018

Winner of the Baby Forest Print Category award 2018

The Royal Society of British Artists Annual Exhibition, The Mall Galleries :

Awarded The Stuart Southall Print Prize

Selected for the Wells Art Contemporary

Selected for Printfest7 at Kaleidoscope Gallery, Sevenoaks

Winner of the Artichoke Contemporary Print Prize.

2017​

Long listed for The Secret Art Prize at The Curious Duke Gallery, London

The Masters : Monoprint, Bankside Gallery, London

The National Original Print Exhibition at Bankside Gallery, London :

Awarded The Editorial Prize by The Journal of The Royal Society of Painter-Printmakers

The Hahnemuhle Mini Print Exhibition

​ Graphicall 2017 International Print Exhibition, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

2016

The Pastel Society at The Mall Galleries,London

The Royal Academy of Arts Summer Exhibition

155th SWA Exhibition at The Mall Galleries, London

The Original Print Show curated by Norman Ackroyd RA at The Zillah Bell Gallery

The National Original Print Exhibition, Bankside Gallery, London​

The National Open Art Competition, Mercers’ Hall, London

The Royal Society of Painter-Printmakers : The Masters – Etching, Bankside Gallery, London

2015

154th SWA Exhibition at The Mall Galleries, London

2014

153rd SWA Exhibition at The Mall Galleries, London

ING Discerning Eye at The Mall Galleries, London

Work

Prints: array series
Prints: Airframe series
Prints: Parabellum series
Prints and monoprints
Paintings

CONTACT

Address

Kirsten Van Schreven
The Lodge, 23 Frant Court
The Green, Frant
East Sussex
TN3 9DW

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