Born in Scotland, Isla Millar lives and works in Oxfordshire. Originally qualifying with a degree in engineering, she followed a career in business before embarking upon a change in direction to pursue a life-long interest in art. Graduating from Oxford Brookes University with a B.A. (Hons 1st class) in 2016, she presented a solo exhibition “Where Am I?” having won the Sheffield International Artist’s Book Prize in 2013. She is currently collaborating with scientists as part of the Arts in Mind Innovation Scheme led by King's College London's Cultural Institute. She combines her artistic practice with her role as an Innovation Development Manager working with researchers at the University of Warwick.