Miklos Gaál studied in the University of Art & Design Helsinki graduating in 2004, and attended also the School of Photography at Gothenburg University 1997–1998. From 2008 until 2009 he was a resident artist at the Rijksakademie van Beeldende Kunsten in Amsterdam. In 2015 Gaál graduated as Master of Research from the University of Amsterdam.

Gaál’s work has been exhibited in, among others, La Casa Encendida in Madrid, Aperture Gallery in New York, Kiasma Museum of Contemporary Art in Helsinki, Huis Marseille in Amsterdam, Casino Luxembourg Forum d’art contemporain, Kunsthalle in Emden and in Kunstverein Göttingen.

Gaál’s work is represented in collections such as Musée de l’Elysée, Kiasma Museum for Contemporary Art, Kunsthalle in Emden, FNAC, DZ Bank Collection and Calder Foundation.

Miklos Gaál lives and works in Amsterdam and Helsinki.