Timeline

1946
Born in Knowle Green, Lancashire, England
1963
School of Art, Harris College, Preston, England
1965
Camberwell School of Arts and Crafts, London
1969
Painting School, The Royal College of Art, London
1972
Prix de Rome, The British School at Rome
1974
Head of First year Diploma Studies, Byam Shaw School of Art, London
1975
Member of the Painting Faculty, The Rome Scholarships, The British School at Rome
1976
Established Residence in New York
1976
Harkness Fellow, School of Art, Yale University, New Haven
1980
Lecturer in Drawing, Philadelphia School of Art
1980
Howard Foundation Fellow in Fine Art
1981
Faculty Member, The New York Studio School, New York
1988
Dean, The New York Studio School, New York
1989
Guggenheim Fellow in Painting
1993
Ingram Merill Fellow in Painting

Exhibitions

2006
“Gallery Selections,” Salander-O’Reilly Galleries, New York
2006
“Graham Nickson: Paintings,” Camino Real Gallery, Boca Raton, Florida (solo)
2005
“Graham Nickson: Paintings,” Salander-O’Reilly Galleries, New York (solo)
2003–2004
“Works on Paper,” Alpha Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts
2003
“Graham Nickson: Recent Works,” Alpha Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts (solo)
2003
“Graham Nickson,” The Mayo Distinguished Visiting Artist, Tulsa University, Oklahoma (solo)
2002
“Graham Nickson,” Camino Real Gallery, Boca Raton, Florida (solo)
2002
“Master Workshop Exhibition,” Drawing Center Benefit
2001–2002
“New Exhibition, Long Island: Morning, Noon & Night, Showcases Long Island Artists,” The Long Island Museum of American Art, Stony Brook, NY
2001
“Art Transplant: British Artists in New York.” British Consul, New York
2001
“Graham Nickson: Dual Natures,” Halsey Gallery, Charleston, South Carolina (solo)
2001
“Graham Nickson: Paintings,” Salander-O'Reilly Galleries, New York (solo)
2000
“Graham Nickson: Watercolors,” Salander-O’Reilly Galleries, New York (solo)
2000
“Graham Nickson: Dual Natures,” Frye Art Museum, Seattle, Washington (solo)
2000
“Kinds of Drawing”, Herter Art Gallery, Amherst, Massachusetts
2000
“The Figure,” The Snug Harbor Cultural Center, Staten Island, New York
1999
“Inaugural Show,” Arkansas Art Center, Qualita Fine Art, Las Vegas, Nevada
1999
"Graham Nickson: Small Works,” Camino Real Gallery, Boca Raton, FL (solo)
1998
“Bathers,” The New York Studio School, Annual Benefit Exhibition, New York
1998
'Graham Nickson, Paintings' Salander O'Reilley Galleries, New York (solo)
1997
'Graham Nickson, Paintings' Salander O'Reilley Galleries, New York (solo)
1997
'Powerful Expressions: Recent American Drawings' Arkansas Art Center, Little Rock, Arckansas
1996
'Recent Drawings' Terry Dintefass Gallery, NY
1996
'Powerful Expressions: Recent American Drawings' National Academy of Design, NY
1996
'By the Sea' Lizan-Tops Gallery, 1996, East Hampton, NY
1996
'American Art Today: Images from Abroad' Curated by Dahlia Morgan, The Art Museum at Florida International University, Miami, FL
1996
'Graham Nickson Recent Drawings and Paintings' Camino Real Gallery, Boca Raton, FL (solo)
1996
'Graham Nickson, Drawings 1975 - 1996' Glenn Horowitz Gallery, East Hampton, NY (solo)
1995
'Graham Nickson: Paintings and Drawings' Adelaide Central Gallery, Australia (solo)