Antoinette Momtahan is an artist living and working in London. Antoinette has exhibited widely both in London and the UK. Her work can be found in collections at the Victoria and Albert Museum and Scarborough Museum. Working with etching and relief printing Antoinette continues to explore and record the tensions and freedoms which cross both physical and psychological barriers. Many of the overarching themes in her work come back to her own family history of migration looking at dialogues, transformations, alignments, meeting points, and ways of crossing borders and barriers and the search for quiet places. Her interests are wide including music, astronomy, poetry and architecture.

Exhibitions and Fairs

Bankside Gallery Thinking for Printing 2023
Four Boroughs Crystal Palace 2022
Ecologies of Change Royal Overseas League 2021
Affordable Art Fair October 2021
Mall Galleries Art for Youth 2021
Travelling Exhibition London Print Studio & Jack House Gallery Portsmouth 2019
Festival of Print, The Art Pavilion 2018
Memory Exhibition Royal Overseas League, 2018
Bainbridge Open, London, 2018
The Masters, Bankside Gallery, London, 2007
V&A Mini Print Exhibition, Morley Gallery, London, 2017
Lasting Impressions, Scarborough Museum, 2017
The Latest Edition, Linden Hall Studio, Deal, 2017
East London Printmakers Annual Print Show, The Art Pavilion Mile End, 2017
Pushing Boundaries, Dunamaise Arts Centre, Ireland, 2017
Affordable Art Fair Battersea, London, 2012- 2018
Pushing Boundaries, Farmleigh Gallery, Dublin, 2016
Print Refresh, Lombard Street Gallery, Margate, 2016
50 Years of Artists Prints, Bankside Gallery, London, 2015
East London Printmakers Annual Print Show, Embassy Tea Gallery, London, 2015
Printmakers from Artichoke, Bankside Gallery, London, 2014
Ropewalk Gallery, North Lincolnshire Open, 2014
Works on Paper, Barbican Library, London, 2014
Royal Academy Summer Exhibition, London, 2013
Freshly Pressed, The Gallery Craft Central, London, 2013
Tunnel Gallery, Tonbridge School, 2013
The Robert Burt Gallery, London, 2012
Surface, The Crypt Gallery St. Pancreas, London, 2011

Public Collections

Victoria and Albert Museum
Scarborough Museum


Artichoke Print Workshop
Printmakers Council
East London Printmakers


Online workshops Experimental Mark Making 2020-2022
University of the Arts London Pre-sessional Courses 2013-2019


Studied printmaking at the Saidye Bronfman Centre Atelier Montreal 1974-76
BA Honours Fine Art Manchester Metropolitan University1971- 1974
Diploma in Mime from Latislav Fialka Theatre, Prague 1973
Art Foundation Nottingham Trent University 1970-71