Eleanor Duffin was born in Wexford and currently lives and works in Dublin. After graduating from Limerick School of Art and Design with a BA in Sculpture and Combined Media in 2003, she went on to complete a two-year Masters program at the National College of Art and Design, Dublin. She is currently an artist in residence at the Fire Station Artists Studio, Dublin till June 2013.

She has exhibited both in her home country and internationally. Her work has been included most recently in Whitewashing the Moon, Project Arts Center, Dublin (2012), Dark Energy, Firestation Studios, Dublin (2011), Radical Love II, Dublin (2011), Transference, Broadstone Gallery, Dublin (2011), and Little Constellation Archive, NUA: New Contemporary Arts and Research, The Republic of San Marino (ongoing).