Vincent Hawkins studied painting at Maidstone College of Art in Kent, England. He has exhibited extensively in Britain and abroad including solo shows in Chicago and Paris in recent years. Recent solo shows include Fold Some Sky In, 2018 at Bassoues, France. Say The Right Things, 2016 at Galerie Pascaline Mulliez, Paris, France, Forget Your Mind 2013 at the Vidal St Phalle Gallery in Paris, and Flying Suit 2013 at Dan Devening Projects, Chicago. Recent group shows include Composing And Caring 2017 at Sid Motion Gallery, London . Lacuna4 2017 at Taylor Gallery, Dublin. Eire. What Is It Going To Be ? 2016 at Sid Motion Gallery, London, Mind the Gap, 2014 at Autonomie, Los Angeles.. He was prize winner in the prestigious John Moores painting prize in 2006 and again a finalist in 2012.