Nicholas Nixon

(American, b. 1947)

emma street, lakeland, florida by nicholas nixon

Nicholas Nixon

Emma Street, Lakeland, Florida, 1982

Biography

Timeline

1947
Born in Detroit, MI
1969
B.A., English, University of Michigan
1974
M.F.A., University of New Mexico
1976
National Endowment for the Arts Photography Fellowship
1977
J. Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowship
1980
National Endowment for the Arts Photography Fellowship
1982
Massachusetts Council of the Arts, "New Works" Grant
1986
J. Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowship
1987
Natl Endowment for the Arts Photography Fellowship
1988
Friends of Photography Peer Award

Exhibitions

2008
Yossi Milo Gallery, New York, NY
2007
Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco, CA (solo)
St. Louis Art Museum, St. Louis, MS (solo)
The Naked Portrait, Scottish National Portrait Gallery, Edinburgh, Scotland
The Photographer’s Contract, Museum Morsbroich, Leverkusen, Germany; Academie der Künste, Berlin, Germany
Several Exceptionally Good Recently Acquired Pictures XVIII, Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Portrait und Menschenbild, Art Cologne, Köln, Germany
Tendenzen internationaler Fotografie, Städtische Galerie Delmenhorst, Delmenhorst, Germany
2006
Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, Fort Worth, TX (solo)
In the Street, Monte Clark Gallery Vancouver, Vancouver, Canada