Niall de Buitléar was born in 1983 in Dublin and graduated with a BA in Fine Art in 2006 from the Dublin Institute of Technology.

Solo exhibitions of his work have been held at the Wexford Arts Centre; 126, Galway; and The Lab, Dublin. He has participated in two-person exhibitions at the Wexford Arts Centre and Queen Street Studios, Belfast.

His work has been included in many group exhibitions including None Went Mad...None Ran Away, Rubicon Gallery, Dublin, 2012; Futures 10, RHA, Dublin, 2010; Material Worlds: Contemporary Sculpture from Ireland and the UK, FE McWilliam Gallery, Banbridge, 2010; Dawning of an Aspect, Green on Red Gallery, Dublin 2009;Bookish: When Books Become Art, Lewis Glucksman Gallery, Cork, 2008; and An Exhibition In 5 Chapters, Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius, 2007.

He was the 2009-2010 winner of both the Red Stables Irish Residential Studio Award and the Wexford Arts Centre's Emerging Visual Artist's Award. He is currently based at Temple Bar Gallery and Studios, Dublin.

Last updated: 23 July '12