Maggie Henton studied at Chelsea School of Art, and at Middlesex where she gained an MA in Architecture and Spacial Culture.
Much of her work is developed in response to specific sites. She has a particular interest in architectural spaces and in how places are constructed and inhabited. She also makes works in response to museum collections. Working methods included; drawing, stitch, print making, photography, mixed media constructions and installations.
Her prints usually begin with photographs which are reworked and redrawn, before being translated into screenprints.