Nicholl, Leslie

  • Reference Code:IE/NIVAL AR/1623
  • First Name: Leslie
  • Last Name: Nicholl
  • Gender: Male
  • Date of Birth: Unknown
  • Place of Birth: Strabane
  • Nationality: Irish
  • Area Of Practice:
    • Printmaking
    • Painting
  • Artwork Type Technique:
    • Mixed Media
    • Drawings
  • Abstract/Figurative: Abstract
  • Genre:
    • Not Specified
  • Interests:
    • Religion
  • Represented By: Not Specified
  • Size: 3
  • Physical Location: Artist Files Collection

Other Info Source:

Artifact CD-ROM (1997) [database of contemporary Irish artists]

Education

No Date Belfast College of Art, BA, Fine Art Printmaking.

Notes

Nicholl explores large and abstract notions concerning history, memory, truth and freedom in his paintings. He regularly works in collaboration with writer Sam Burnside. Together they are concerned with humanity's concept of good and evil. Their last collaborative project explored the relationship between image and text in recognition of Holocaust Memorial Day. Nicholl has exhibited extensively nationally and internationally. His work is represented in numerous public and private collections world wide. File contains newspaper clippings, press releases and images of the artist's work.

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