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Octavia Inns (b.1999) is an artist based in Derbyshire working primarily with drawing, painting and printmaking. Her work weaves together observations of the everyday with figurative elements, presences and memories to visualise the feelings of being in a particular space at a particular time. She graduated from the BA Illustration with Animation course at Manchester School of Art in 2022.

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2022 - BA (Hons) Illustration with Animation, First Class Honours, Manchester Metropolitan University
2019 - Foundation Diploma in Art and Design, Chesterfield College


2023 - Group Exhibition, Ellsquared x Short Supply Made It!, The Royal Standard, Liverpool
2023 - Group Exhibition, Bankley Open 2023, Bankley Studios & Gallery, Manchester
2023 - Group Exhibition, Print!, Fronteer Gallery, Sheffield
2023 - Group Exhibition, Delphic, Cupola Contemporary Art, Sheffield
2023 - Group Exhibition, Urban Jungle, Fronteer Gallery, Sheffield
2022 - Group Exhibition, Hot Bed Press 20:20 Print Exchange, Manchester
2022 - Group Exhibition, Graduate Show 2022, D31 Gallery, Doncaster
2022 - Solo Exhibition, The Alan Hotel, Manchester
2022 - Group Exhibition, Manchester School of Art Degree Show, Benzie Building, Manchester
2020 - Solo exhibition, Night and Day Cafe, Manchester


2023 - The Royal Standard Award, Ellsquared x Short Supply Made It!
2023 - Bankley Open 2023 Second Prize
2022 - Manchester School of Art Alumni Award


2022 - Manchester Metropolitan University