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Nicki Cherry, b. 1992, Lafayette, IN
Lives & works in Queens, NY

Education

2019
MFA, Sculpture, Yale School of Art, New Haven, CT
2014
BA, Visual Arts, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL

Solo Exhibitons

2023
(upcoming) NARS Foundation, Brooklyn, NY
2021
Speaking With Lions, the Border Project Space, Brooklyn, NY

Selected Group Exhibitons

2022
(forthcoming) The Third Body: Part II, AUTOMAT Collective, Philadelphia, PA
The Third Body: Part I, AUTOMAT Collective, Philadelphia, PA
Terrarium, Ice Cream Social, Port Chester, NY
2021
Survival Tools for the Age of Ultra Anxiety, Flux Factory, Queens, NY
Group Exhibition, ELM Foundation, Brooklyn, NY
2019
Too Full To Cry: Part 2, Shin Gallery, New York, NY
Ripe at Dawn: Yale Sculpture MFA Exhibition, Green Hall Gallery, New Haven, CT
2018
Words Cannot Express, Green Hall Gallery, New Haven, CT
2017
You Can Get In and Not Do Anything, Green Gallery, Yale School of Art, New Haven, CT
2016
OPEN, Slate Arts and Performance, Chicago, IL
Alumni Weekend Art Gallery, Reva and David Logan Center, Chicago, IL
Autotelic Open Studios, Chicago, IL
2015
riding color waves, Archer Beach Haus, Chicago, IL
Autotelic Open Studios, Chicago, IL
F.A.M., Autotelic Studios, Chicago, IL
2014
If They Mated, The Honey Hole, Chicago, IL
11:11, Kitchen Space, Chicago, IL
Hot Box, Icebox Project Space, Philadelphia, PA
33% more free, Reva and David Logan Center, Chicago, IL
2013
sightsoundspace, Southside Hub of Production, Chicago, IL

Residencies

2022
NARS Foundation International Residency, Brooklyn, NY
2014
Summer Painting and Sculpture Intensive, Tyler School of Art, Philadelphia

Awards & Fellowships

2022
AIM Fellowship, The Bronx Museum of Art, Bronx, NY
2021
City Artist Corps Grant, NYC Department of Cultural Affairs, New York, NY
Finalist: Monira Foundation Fellowship, Jersey City, NY
2019-2021
UrbanGlass Workshop Scholarship, Brooklyn, NY
2018
Karacabey Levni Sinanoglu Scholarship, Yale School of Art, New Haven, CT

Bibliography

2022
"The Third Body" by Lydia Smith and Addison Namnoum, AUTOMAT Collective, April 2022

Lectures & Panels

2022
ā€œBelonging, Vulnerability, and the Tenacity of Natureā€, Artist panel with Nicki Cherry, Allison Panzironi, and Lillian Shtereva, Ice Cream Social, Port Chester, NY
2021
Artist talk with Claire Chamberless, Matthew Garrison, Joseph Morris, and Nicki Cherry, Flux Factory, Queens, NY
2019
Too Full To Cry: Panel Discussion moderated by Park McArthur, Shin Gallery, New York
2016
Panelist, Leadership in the Arts, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL
Panelist, Careers in the Arts, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL