Columbia Threadneedle Prize 2016
Artist. Works at the Slade School of Fine Art, UCL as Head of Graduate Painting
Lisa Milroy was born in Vancouver, Canada and graduated from Goldsmiths College in 1982. Still life is at the heart of her paintings. In the last five years Milroy has exhibited in the UK, Switzerland, Germany, France, Italy, Japan, South Korea, China, USA and Iceland, and her paintings are held in several significant public and private collections. Milroy was elected to the Royal Academy of Arts in 2006 and currently works as Head of Graduate Painting at the Slade School of Fine Art, UCL.