Stella Kapezanou was born in Athens, Greece. She received her ΜFA from the Athens School of Fine Arts (ASFA) where she was awarded an honorary scholarship by the State Scholarships Foundation (IKY). With the support of Motor oil Hellas scholarship, received her MA in Fine Arts from Chelsea College of Arts, London, where she was awarded The Frank Bowling Scholarship. She is the recipient of The Clyde & Co Emerging Star Award 2017, The Cass Art Prize 2018, and a finalist for The Solo Show Award 2017, The Rise Art Prize 2018, and The ACS Studio Prize 2018.
She has exhibited her work both in Greece and internationally.