Nicole Milley (nikki M.) is an award-winning portrait artist with a wide range of experience creating visual arts in colored pencil, charcoal, graphite, and watercolor. She has recently received recognition for her latest works, which showcase both her childlike imagination and her technical excellence depicting scenes that are at once whimsical and hyper-realistic. Her works can be found in private collections as well as group exhibitions throughout WNY.

As an active participant in the art community, Milley lent her talents to the renovation of Shea’s Performing Arts Center. She is a current member of the Buffalo Niagara Art Association, and has been a member of the West Seneca, Impact Art Gallery, and Wilson Art Societies. She is an active member and Secretary of the Niagara Arts Guild in Lockport, NY. She is involved in the PTA art initiatives at Wilson Central Elementary, Wilson Middle School, and the Monthly Art Get Together for Local Artists initiative.

She works from her art studio in Wilson, NY and is currently preparing for a solo exhibition titled, Stories. She resides with her family in Wilson, NY.