Neil Plotkin is an artist born and raised in Detroit, Michigan and currently living in New York City. His work is a means of exploring the world around us.

He has been exhibited nationally and internationally, both in solo shows and, by invitation, in shows such as the National Academy Museum’s Invitational Show in New York , and the “Take Home a Nude” auctions by Sotheby’s and Phillips de Pury. His work has been featured in publications such as and Artist Magazine’s “20 artists under 40”. He is also currently working with the artist Vicky Colombet on her center piece of Enric Ruiz-Geli's Villa Nurbs.Until June 2007, Neil worked both as an artist and as a designer of product ranges for Bloomingdale’s, New York. In response to his successes as an artist, Neil has left his career in design to focus full-time on painting.

Neil holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts and a Bachelor of Arts in Art History from the University of Michigan.