"Eleri Mills constructs a subtle collusion between the real and imagined, she nails the essence of it. A conversation betwixt reality and dream, a reinvention of the world and how she sees it in her minds’ eye." Philip Hughes MBE (director, Ruthin Craft Centre)
Eleri Mills lives and works in rural Mid Wales, where she was born and brought up. She has exhibited widely in the UK and abroad.
In 2010 she won the Arts Council of Wales’ Creative Wales Ambassador award followed by a three month residency in New York at Columbia University and a showing at SOFA NYC .
Eleri has exhibited with Ruthin Craft Centre at Collect, firstly from 2004 to 2008 at the Victoria and Albert Museum and most recently in 2017 and 2018 at London’s Saatchi Gallery.
Her work is featured in national collections which include the Whitworth Art Gallery, Manchester, National Museum of Scotland, Edinburgh and the National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth.