Born in Maryland, USA 1986. Lives in Albuquerque, New Mexico

Education

2020    (Upcoming) BFA in Painting and Drawing, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM

2014    Northern Arizona University, (transferred to UNM in 2017) Focus on Psychology and Creative Nonfiction with Nicole Walker, Flagstaff, AZ

2005    600 Hour Massage Certification, Center for Massage and Natural Health, Asheville, NC

2004    President of the National Art Honors Society, Watkins Mill High School, Gaithersburg, MD

 

Exhibitions/Events

Solo                                                      

2020    (Upcoming) Navigating Sexuality Through the Pregnant and Postpartum Body, Self Serve  Sexuality Resource Center, Albuquerque, NM, featuring lectures by local birth workers followed by group discussion (Postponed)

2007    Milk Sink Album Release Party, Large Scale Photography of Album Art, Jonah Michea Judy’s Debut Album Milk Sink, Eaties Cereal Bar, Asheville, NC

Collaborative

2019    Whispers in the Grove, collaboration with Kathy Creutzburg, Natalia Lesniak, and Mirabai Kwan Yin, Philipse Manor Hall, Yonkers, NY

2017    Triangula, collaboration with Kathy Creutzburg, Mirabai Kwan Yin, and Danielle LaGrua, Sam and Sadie Koenig Community Garden in the East Village, Manhattan, NYC

Group

2020    (Upcoming) Digital Senior Capstone Exhibition during COVID-19, Albuquerque, NM

2016    Gender and Difference on Stage, Northern Arizona University’s Women and Gender Studies Program Celebrates 30 years, Firecreek Coffee Company, Flagstaff, AZ

2013    Alluding to Infinity, Night Themed Group Show with 15 artists celebrating the release of Jonah Michea Judy’s 19 song album Night, The Different Painting, Brooklyn Fireproof Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, organized by Mirabai Kwan Yin

Experience

2019    Created customized, narrative based illustrations and paintings, commissioned by individuals/families, helping cultivate healing narratives, Birth Art and Family Portraits, Albuquerque, NM

2019    Completed Soundscape/Poetry for Whispers in the Grove installation, invited by Night Multimedia Art, funded by ArtsWestchester Grant, Yonkers, NY

2019    Coproducer and codirector of original music video for single, Sentinel, off Jonah Michea Judy’s album Appalachian Grandbaby, Albuquerque, NM

2019    Album cover for self-titled debut EP of Hello Clarice, band based out of Los Angeles

2018    Cofounder and designer for Tiny House Business Humming Homes, with partner Jonah Michea Judy

2016    Album cover for Covering Elliott #2, compilation of musicians covering Elliott Smith, compiled by Ellie Lowther, based out of North Yorkshire, England

2014    Portrait of Kim Choo Ja, commissioned by ESP Entertainment, used in promotional materials for her 2014 Tour, Seoul, South Korea

2014    Director, co-producer, filmmaker of music video for Jonah Michea Judy’s single, Selu, from the album Night, the Different Painting, Asheville, NC

2013    Album Art: cover, jacket and booklet; graphic design, typesetting, original drawings, paintings and photography for Night, The Different Painting, Eastern Shore, MD

2012    Mural Painter for multiple local restaurants and private residences, St Johns, AZ

2011    Large Scale Mural (11 ft x 36 ft) at Day Habilitation Center for AWS, Santa Fe, NM

2009    Designed Logo for Red Turtle Bakery and Café, Painted Exterior Mural on Mobile Food Unit, Label Design for individual breads, Bakery Cofounder, St Johns, AZ

2007    Album Art: cover, jacket and booklet; graphic design, typesetting, photography for Milk Sink, JMJ Debut Album, Asheville, NC

2006    Created poplar bark and painted deer bone basket, and poplar sapling broom, for community members, with all native plant life, Horseshoe, NC

2005    Bookbinding, necklace making, stone sculpture, organic farming, songwriting, elder caregiver, narrative collector and introspective illustrator, Bat Cave, NC

2004    Sign Artist, Trader Joes, Gaithersburg, MD

1999    Welcome Mural, with Mirabai Kwan Yin, Julia Huang and Leilani Henkel, Montgomery Village Middle School, Gaithersburg, MD

© 2020 by Nicole Celeste Anderson