Victoria Menezes Miller is an artist who combines a unique cultural perspective in her artwork. With a cultural background originating from Goa (Indian subcontinent), Victoria was born in Nairobi, Kenya. She spent the formative years of her life in Kenya, moving to Switzerland in 1982, when she joined the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO). Victoria is now a Swiss national and continues to work at WIPO using her creative skills in the Internet domain.
Thus, Victoria’s artwork reflects her background, experience and culture. Her paintings are in oil and watercolors/pen-and-ink with diverse subjects covering people, landscapes, animals, and still life in Africa, Asia and Europe.
As a known artist in Switzerland, Victoria has shown her paintings in many exhibitions over the years.
Galérie St. Laurent, Leurkerbad, 2004
World Trade Organization(WTO), Geneva, 2003
Eshéticien Rouda, Geneva, 2001
Auberge Communale, Meyrin, 1999
World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), Geneva, 1998
World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), Geneva, 1996
Mayorga-Menezes-Moh-Zhang, Geneva, 2002
Staff exhibitions, World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO): 1996, 1997, 1999, 2000, 2002, 2003, 2004
UN artistes, International Labour Organization (ILO), Geneva: 1999, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004
Mayorga-Menezes-Moh-Zhang, Geneva, 1998
ITU FICSA exhibition, Geneva, 1998
“Artistes pour la paix”, Hôtel du Rhône, Geneva, 1998
- Participated in "Art Air - Genève", oil painting selected for sale at Caran d'ache exhibition
Victoria’s paintings feature in private collections covering the globe, in many countries such as Canada, France, India, Indonesia, Kenya, Mauritius, Russian Federation, Spain, Switzerland, the United Kingdom and the United States of America.