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’s artwork reflects her background, experience and culture. Her paintings cover diverse subjects including people, still life, animals, and landscapes inspired from her travels through Africa, Asia and Europe. She works in a variety of mediums: oils, water colours & pen and ink, charcoal, pencil, batik and her latest passion is digital art which allows her the freedom to define and refine color and forms.
Victoria has had many individual and joint exhibitions of her artwork in Geneva at several international organisations and other venues, including, the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO – where she worked for 34 years), the World Trade Organization (WTO), the International Labor Organization (ILO), the International Telecommunications Union (ITU), the Forum de Meyrin, Montreux Art Gallery (MAG) exhibition in 2006 and in 2017. Her artwork can be found in 4 continents worldwide with works now in Bulgaria, Canada, France, Hungary, Goa, Kenya, Mauritius, Portugal, Russia, Seychelles, France, Scotland, Switzerland, Tanzania, United Kingdom, USA.