Nicky Arscott is an artist from Ledbury, Herefordshire. She has an MA in Creative Writing from the University of Texas at Austin and lives near Machynlleth in Wales.


Collaborating with writers from around the world through organisations such as Literature Across Frontiers, Wales Arts International and British Council Wales, Nicky's  poetry comics have been published widely including in Nashville Review, Berfrois, Red Ink and MAI: A Feminist Journal. She has exhibited at Oriel Davies, Mid Wales Arts, The Royal Academy and Aberystwyth Arts Centre. Her first solo exhibition was at MOMA Machynlleth in 2017.

You can buy her comics here, read a Broken Frontier review of 'Soft Mutation' here as well as a review of her controversial comic 'History & Exploitation of the Pug' here. Nicky currently runs workshops through Ennyn CIC. Contact Nicky at