Overview of artist Victoria Jenkins
Victoria Jenkins received her MA in Photography from the Royal College of Art (2013), and her BA with First Class Honours in Editorial Photography at the University of Brighton (2009). Jenkins’ black and white photographs examine the notion of scientific methodology, and how our metaphorical or visual attempts to understand its theories contribute to our interpretation and misinterpretation of the world. Jenkins’ work has recently been featured in Arrive and Likewise Depart at the Sonce Alexander Gallery, Fresh Faced and Wide Eyed at The Photographers Gallery, and Proposition for an Infinite Garden at the Government Art Collection (all 2014). In 2012, Jenkins was sellected for the European Schools Photography Award, followed by the Fine Art Bursary from the Royal College of Art, London, in 2013. She also won the S.A.M. Foundation Award (2010), and received an honourable mention from the Magenta Foundation, Flash Forward 2010. She has also appeared in the publications Self Publish Be Happy, Royal College of Art, Class of 2013, 9213: Celebrating 21 Years of Photography at the University of Brighton, and Waving Flags (all 2013).