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 Pallas Projects, the Wexford Arts Centre; 126, Galway; and twice at the The Lab, Dublin. He has participated in two-person exhibitions at the Wexford Arts Centre and Queen Street Studios, Belfast. Recent group exhibitions include Approaching the Landscape at RUA RED, Tallaght and Out/Tuo at Catalyst Arts, Belfast.

Previous group exhibitions include None Went Mad...None Ran Away, Rubicon Gallery, Dublin; Futures 10, RHA, Dublin; Material Worlds: Contemporary Sculpture from Ireland and the UK, FE McWilliam Gallery, Banbridge,; 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 Pallas Projects/Studios, Dublin.

Last updated: July 2015