Victoria Fontaine-Wolf trained at Folkestone School of Art and Brighton College of Art graduating with a BA.
Victoria has travelled to the USA, Venezuela, Martinique, Curacao, Jamaica, Kenya, Saudi Arabia, Switzerland, Bahrain and the channel Islands for numerous commissions including some high profile portraiur commissions. She also works for portrait associates, executing portraits in public schools, which include Eton and Benenden in the UK.
Victoria Fontaine-Wolf lived in Australia for 7 years painting portraits, nudes, murals and illustrations for diving magazines.
She then moved to Germany doing similar work and has recently moved back to
She has exhibited at galleries throughout the world including, The Royal Society of Portrait Painters, the Pastel Society, the Society of Women Artists, the New Metropole Arts Centre Folkestone, Castle Hill Gallery Jersey, Lejeune Gallery Washington DC, Holdsworth Galleries Sydney, Moorabin Gallery Melbourne, Newton Gallery Adelaide, Eight Bells Gallery Surfers Paradise, Gallerie Gronert Munich, H D Wildermann Munich, Gallerie Kohler Ottobrunn.
Her solo exhibitions include:
Les Galleries du Paddington, Brisbane 1978
McInnis Galleries, Brisbane 1979
Raiffeisenbank Waldtrudering , Munich 1980
Kind und Kunst, Baden-Baden 1985
Archery Square, Deal 1986
Gallerie Raab, Munich 1989
Silicon Graphics, Munich 1992
Gallerie Stadler, Forstinning 1994
Haidhausener Weinladen, 1996
Gallerie Hotel Huber, Germering 1998
Kunst & Design, Munich 2000
Vinothek Rot Weiss Rot, Munich 2003
Among her notable sitters are
Prince Leopold of Bavaria
Prince Phillipe de Broglie
Countess Preysing and her children
the Hon. Johanes Bjelke Petersen as Premier of Queensland
Viscountess Masserene and Ferrard
Prince Saud bin Abdulla al Faisal
Sheik Rashad Pharaon
Sheik Mohamed Ashmawi
Bishop Gerry of Brisbane
Sir Dove Meyer Robinson, as Lord Mayor of Aukland
Irvin Rockman, as Lord Mayor of Melbourne
Greg Chappel, Cricketer
Victoria Fontaine-Wolf is one of our hand selected portrait painters. For more information on her portrait commissions please visit our Commission a Portrait section.