Nicole Tilley



Upon graduating from Ireland's National College of Art & Design with a Joint Honours degree in Fine Art History and Fine Art Print, Nicole Tilley was awarded the Graphic Studio Dublin Graduate Prize and The Black Church Print Studio Access Award.

In 2011 she earned her Masters Degree in Fine Art from The National College of Art and Design and was Artist in Residence and Studio Technician at The Cill Rialiag Project in South West Kerry. In June 2012, Nicole was awarded the Dun Laoghaire-Rathdown Council Professional Art Practice award and was invited to return to The Cill Rialaig Project. Working in both Dublin and South Kerry, Nicole currently continues with her art practice and research exploring threshold conditions and liminal states of being. She is a full time artist member of the Black Church Print Studio in Temple Bar.


Nicole has exhibited her work widely in Ireland and internationally and it can be found in many private and public collections, including AXA Insurance, the Department of Equality and Law Reform and the Department of Foreign Affairs.