Nick Miller was born in London but has been based in the west of Ireland since 1992. Miller pursues different genres and modes of working that allow direct engagements with his subjects, whether portrait, landscape or object.
Elected as a member of Aosdána in 1991 in recognition of his contribution to the arts in Ireland. In 2014 he was the recipient of the Hennessy Portrait Award at the National Gallery of Ireland. Miller has exhibited widely including solo shows at the Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin; RHA, Dublin; New York Studio School, New York, USA; and Centre Culturel Irlandais, Paris, France. His work is held in many private institutional and public collections including the National Gallery of Ireland; Irish Museum of Modern Art; Dublin City Gallery; The Arts Council of Ireland; the Niland Collection; and the European Investment Bank, Luxembourg.
Benwee Head, casein paint on arches mounted on aluminium composite