Nikkole Huss

nikkole@nikkolehuss.com

 

 

 

EDUCATION

 

2004
M.F.A.,The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

 

1997
B.S. Ed., Art Education, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL

 

1996
Study Abroad Student, American University of Rome, Rome, Italy

 

1994
A.A., Moraine Valley Community College, Palos Hills, IL

 

 

 

SOLO & TWO PERSON EXHIBITIONS

2005
Mom
entary Traceries: an installation created in response to the Quilts of Gee's Bend held concurrently at the Jule Collins Smith Museum of Fine Art at Auburn University, Biggin Gallery, Auburn University, Auburn, AL

 

2004
Don’t Blink, Two Person Exhibition, Three Arts Club of Chicago, Chicago, IL

 

 

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

 

2005
Work of Art - Art of Work, Fine Arts Building Gallery, Chicago, IL

11th Annual International Exhibition of Women’s Art, Soho20 Chelsea Gallery, NY

Living Artists Invitational Exhibition, Fine Arts Building Gallery, Chicago, IL

Gallery 2005, Robert F. DeCaprio Art Gallery, Palos Hills, IL

8 th Annual Chicago Art Open, Chicago Artists’ Coalition, Third Floor Gallery, Chicago, IL

6 th Annual Juried Art Exhibit, Gretchen Charlton Art Gallery, Kankakee, IL

2005 Faculty Exhibition, Evanston Art Center, Evanston, IL

RMC Invitational Art Show, State Street Gallery, Chicago, IL

Big Mac Under Glass, Ronald McDonald House Charities, Chicago, IL

 

2004
Group Exhibition, Francine Turk Gallerie, Chicago, IL

Works on Paper, Christopher Art Gallery, Chicago Heights, IL

5 th Annual Art Exhibition, Purchase Award, Gretchen Charlton Art Gallery, Kankakee, IL

Art Windows,Marina Rinaldi, Chicago, IL

Art Exchange, Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hills, MI; S.A.I.C., Chicago, IL

Delicere, LG Space, Chicago, IL

Gallery 2004, Robert F. DeCaprio Art Gallery, Palos Hills, IL

M.F.A. Thesis Graduate Exhibition, Gallery 2, Chicago, IL

 

2003
Art Hotel, Embassy Suites, Chicago, IL

The Big Picture Show: Size Does Matter, Betty Rymer Gallery, Chicago, IL

CorporateLoan, Clune Construction Company, Chicago, IL

Gallery 2003, 3 rd Place, Robert F. DeCaprio Art Gallery, Palos Hills, IL

100% Cotton, Atrium Gallery, Glasgow, Scotland

The Stray Show, Zeke & Neen Municipal Space, Chicago, IL

Suspension, 1926 Exhibition Studies Space, Chicago, IL

White Haute, Schopf Gallery on Lake, Chicago, IL

 

1999
SICA Group Show, South Suburban College, South Holland, IL

Book and Paper Arts, Juried Benefit Auction, Columbia College, Chicago, IL

 

1997
Group Art Exhibit, Holmes Student Center, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL

Women in Art Show, Holmes Student Center, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL

 

1996
Women in Art Show, Holmes Student Center, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL

Ars Nova, Juried Art Exhibition, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL

 

 

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

 

2004
Biography and Art, Living Artists, Ivy Sundell

 

2003
Statement for Catalogue, Suspension, 1926 Exhibition Studies Space, Chicago, IL

 

2001
Magazine Article, Stray Dogs and Divas, art of Leon Golub & Nancy Spero, Mosaic

 

1996
Shoe Book Design, Aesthetics, Stanley Madeja

 

 

 

SELECTED LECTURES

 

2005
Artist’s Statement,
Momentary Traceries: an installation created in response to the Quilts of Gee's Bend held concurrently at the Jule Collins Smith Museum of Fine Art at Auburn University, Biggin Gallery, Auburn University, Auburn, AL

2004
Panelist, Chicago Artists’ Month 2004, Three Arts Club of Chicago, Chicago, IL Artist’s Statement, Don’t Blink, Three Arts Club of Chicago, Chicago, IL Graduate Artist Lecture, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

2003
Graduate Artist Lecture, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

 

 

 

AFFILIATIONS - MEMBERSHIPS

Chicago Artists’ Coalition, Present
The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL, Present
College Art Association, 2004 to Present
Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL, 2000 to Present