Biography

Artistic Disciplines:

  • Painting - oils and acrylics.
  • Photography - landscape, wildlife, commercial.

Publications:

  • WH Smith Ltd (UK National retailer). Calendar images.
  • People in Camera (monthly UK photography magazine). Featured a 25 image portfolio and 3000 word article about Lee's environmental and photojournalism work.
  • Far From Paradise (BBC Books). Printed images.
  • RSPCA. Numerous publications. Photojournalism featuring the work of the RSPCA together with images of wildlife and the natural world.
  • Beauty Without Cruelty (International animal welfare organisation). Photographic images of merchandise.
  • What Camera (Artist Profile in monthly UK magazine). Article and images about Lee's photographic work.
  • Wild Ireland. Portfolio feature.

Projects:

  • RSPCA (UK animal welfare organisation): Extensive photojournalism work.
  • Earthkind International: Braer oil tanker disaster. On location in Shetland Isles covering the unfolding events of the Braer oil tanker disaster. Also produced film footage for ITN 'News at 10' aired on national UK television.
  • Writers Centre, Dublin, Ireland: photodocumentary covering the work of international singer/songwriter Jane Siberry.

Exhibitions:

  • Wildlife Arts Society (UK) 2000: Annual group exhibition, The Mall Galleries, London.
  • Kerry Arts Council 2001: Dingle, County Kerry, Ireland. Blaskets Project - invited to produce artistic interpretation of 'Blasket Mòr' - exhibition held at the Heritage Centre, Dingle. One of Lee's paintings entitled 'The Islandman' was selected for the catalogue cover and promotional poster.
  • Celtic Arts Festival 2001: Cahersiveen, County Kerry, Ireland. Group exhibition for invited artists.
  • Chernobyl Arts Project 2001: Caherdaniel, County Kerry, Ireland. Group art exhibition.
  • Kerry Arts Council 2001: 'Rhythms of Kerry' project. Invited to produce artistic interpretations of Kerry.
  • The Arts Council of Ireland 2002: Kerry County Council Farranfore project. Shortlisted to produce artworks for the 'Percent for Arts' scheme.
  • Chernobyl Project 2002: Caherdaniel, County Kerry, Ireland. Group art exhibition.
  • Kenmare Arts Festival 2002: Kenmare, County Kerry, Ireland. 'Summer Rhapsody' solo exhibition of recent art.
  • Celtic Arts Festival 2002: Cahersiveen, County Kerry, Ireland. Group exhibition for invited artists.
  • Art Expo 2002: RDS, Dublin, Ireland.
  • Chernobyl Project 2003: Caherdaniel, County Kerry, Ireland. Group art exhibition.
  • Solo exhibition: De Barra Studio, Kenmare, permanent.
  • Studio exhibition: Killarney, 2003.
  • Group exhibition 2003: Private Collector Gallery, Cork, Ireland. Ongoing.
  • Art Expo 2003: RDS, Dublin, Ireland.
  • Kenmare Arts Festival 2004: Kenmare, Kerry, Ireland.
  • Chernobyl Project 2004: Caherdaniel, Kerry, Ireland. Group art exhibition.
  • Group exhibition 2004: Private Collector Gallery, Cork, Ireland. Ongoing.
  • Group exhibition 2004: Limetree Gallery, Kenmare, Kerry, Ireland. Ongoing.
  • Group exhibition 2004: Origin Gallery, Dublin.
  • Art Expo 2004: RDS Dublin Ireland

Awards and Honours:

2004 - Artists residency at Cill Rialaig Artist Centre, Co Kerry, Eire.
2003 - Work presented to Prime Minister of Ireland, Bertie Aherne 2001 - Work presented to President of Ireland, Mary McAleese. (see below)

Collections:

Work is held in private collections throughout the USA, UK, Ireland, France and New Zealand.

Galleries:

  • Oisin Gallery, 44 Westland Row, Dublin 2, Ireland. Tel: +353 (0)1 661 1315
  • Whittington Fine Art, 26 Hart Street, Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire RG9 2AU, UK. Tel: +44 (0)1491-410787
  • Castle Arts, 76 Castle Street, Canterbury, Kent CT1 2QD, UK. Tel: +44 (0)1227 766616
  • De Barra Gallery, Main Street, Kenmare, Co. Kerry, Ireland. Tel: +353 (0)64 41867
  • The Private Art Collector, Inishannon, Co Cork, Ireland. Tel: +353 (0)21 477 6777
  • Killarney Art Gallery, Plunkett St, Killarney, Co. Kerry, Ireland. Tel: +353 (0)64 34628
  • The Wave Gallery, White St, Key West, Florida, USA. Tel: 305 293 9428

The above is just a small selection of projects, publications and exhibitions that Lee Tiller has been involved with as both an artist and creative photographer.




GALLERY


President Mary McAleese and Lee Tiller

VIP opening to 'Rhythms of Kerry' exhibition in the presence of the President of Ireland, Mary McAleese, who stated of Tiller's work the images are the 'work of a genius'.


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