Biography: Nikki McKay

Nikka McKay trained in Art and Design at Derby College of Art.  She woks from her converted cow barn studio in Newark on Trent.  She has sold to private collectors around the world.  Nikki’s work is deeply influenced by dance and music.

Her work is a synthesis of her experiences.  She has won acclaim as a figurative artist using bright colours on large canvases with works of sheer joie de vivre.

She was born in Coventry in 1948 to Cornish Artist Jas r Richardson and her mother a dancer.  Nikki I married to Film maker and academic Andy McKay.