Nicolas Dillon

Born and raised in Marlborough, Nicolas is renowned for his intimate and often atmospheric paintings of wildlife. His celebrated paintings are sought after by collectors from around the world and are held in many private and public collections.

Nicolas continues to live and paint in Marlborough. 



2021 festival session

Drawn to the Wild

- in conversation with Mike White

Nicolas discusses his very personal and heartfelt tribute to the birds of New Zealand, Drawn to the Wild.

This session will look back over the author’s life in Marlborough and delve into the birds he has painted and also the more intangible aspects of nature which fascinate him. 


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