Vanya Horwath is a painter based in Phoenix Arizona. She was born in Phoenix Arizona, 1992. Horwath acquired a Bachelors in Fine Arts from Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, CA, and a Masters in Painting from the Royal College of Art, London, UK. She has exhibited in the United States, London, Istanbul and most recently Norway. Her work has been included in exhibitions in the East Wing Biennale, Somerset House, London (2018), Versus Art Art Project, Istanbul, Turkey (2018), and Spriten Kunsthall (2020). She was the inaugural recipient of the Franklin Liegel Award for Excellence in Painting and was awarded multiple grants during the past year in Norway. Horwath concluded 2020 by participating in ‘The Arctic Hideaway’, a residency on an island off the coast of Northern Norway.