Nicola Tyson (b. 1960, London, UK) lives and works in New York, USA. Studied at Chelsea School of Art, St. Martins School of Art, and Central St. Martins School of Art in London. Select solo exhibitions include Paintings and works on paper 2005-2016, the Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis, Missouri, USA (2017); Sadie Coles HQ, London (2017); Drawing Room, London (2017); Works on Paper, the Petzel Gallery, New York (2016); Living Dangerously, Cleveland Institute of Art, Cleveland, OH (2016); “Goodbye/Hello”, Galerie Nathalie Obadia, Paris (2015); Trouble in Happiness, Susanne Vielmetter, Los Angeles Projects, Culver City, CA, USA (2014); and Nicola Tyson: Bowie Nights, at Billy’s Club, London, 1978, Sadie Coles HQ, London (2013). Select group exhibitions include Artistic Differences, ICA, London (2016); Receipt of a Magical Agent, Center for Curatorial Studies, Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, New York (2016); and The Nakeds, Drawing Room, London / De La Warr Pavilion, Bexhill On Sea, UK (2014). Her work is held in public collections including Museum of Modern Art, New York; Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York; Whitney Museum of Art, New York; San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco; Walker Art Center, Minneapolis; Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia; Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago; Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.; The Hirshhorn Museum; Sculpture Garden, Washington D.C; and Tate, London.
Last updated: 08.03.2017