Growing up, Nicky was surrounded by art, travelling and photography. She was inspired by her Vietnamese mother who was an artist and studied Fine Art MA at Central St Martins. Her father was a photographer during the late 60's throughout the 80’s, photographing Charlotte Rampling, Terence Stamp, Judi Dench, Beatles, and Anouska Hempel amongst others.
Nicky Weir began her career assisting established known artists for 4 years, from there she decided to freelance. Her clients include just some of the following publications Vogue Russia, Vogue Living, Lula, GQ, Harper’s Bazaar, L'Officiel Switzerland, The Times, WWD Beauty and I.D. Also following commercial clients All Saints, Miu Miu, Nike, Panache, Prada, Rupert Sanderson, Clarks, Temperley, Batiste and Trevor Sorbie.
Nicky is known for mastering effortless fresh skin and keeping real beauty simple. She is currently based in London.