Wendy Elia

Category Painter

Region London

Wendy Elia trained at St Martins School of Art, London, and has exhibited widely. She has been a finalist in a number of national and international competitions including The Sovereign European Art Prize and The Threadneedle Prize.

Wendy works in series which explore the social and broader contexts of our times. In her portrait work, she confronts our voyeurism and asks questions about the female gaze and painting’s relationship to authenticity and illusion.