Nora Maité Nieves

B. 1980 San Juan, Puerto Rico

Live and work in New York, New York

 

ART RESIDENCIES

 

Residency Exchange I, Unisex Salon, Brooklyn, NY, 2017

Artist in Residence | ÁREA: Lugar de Proyectos, Caguas, PR, 2014

Sponsored Artist | Summer Season 2013, Project: Displacement, High Concept Laboratories, Chicago, IL, 2013

Summer Artist Residency Program in Painting and Drawing, The Cooper Union School of Art and Science, New York, NY, 2006

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

 

Anchor - Amulet - Heirlooms, Residency Exchange I, Unisex Salon, Brooklyn, NY, 2017

Entre-Sala, ÁREA: Lugar de Proyectos, Caguas, PR, 2014

Displacement, Morton Collage, Cicero, IL 2013

Lollipop, Galería Botello, San Juan, PR, 2007

Residencia Cooper Union, Galería Botello, San Juan, PR, 2006 

 

TWO PERSON SHOWS

 

Golden Rule: Patterns and Golden Kids, Nora M. Nieves and Stephanie Graham, curated by Cecilia Vargas, Terrain Biennial, Terrain Exhibitions, Chicago, IL 2015

Partitions, Nora Nieves and Liz McCarthy, Comfort Station with High Concept Laboratories, Chicago, IL, 2014

Coppice and Nora Maité Nieves, Pivot Arts | High Concept Laboratories, Chicago, IL, 2013

Amulets & Heirlooms, Nora Nieves and Matthew Schlagbaum, Casa Duno, Chicago, IL, 2013

Artistas Emergentes: Nora Maité Nieves and Venessa Russo, Galería Botello, San Juan, PR 2005

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

Expansive Threads, curated by Edra Soto, Latino Arts Inc, Milwaukee, WI, 2018

Lo Natural, Mónica Pérez-Collado, Nora M. Nieves and Sarada Rauch, Unisex Salon, Brooklyn, NY, 2018

One Night Show, Two Years Long, curated by Austin Eddy, Eddy's Room, Playa del Carmen, Mexico, 2018

Gallery Chicago, curated by Robin Dluzen, Stano Grezdo and Bianca Ortiz, The National Museum of Puerto Rico Arts & Culture, Chicago, IL 2017

Horizon/Paisaje, Fresh Window Gallery, Brooklyn, IL 2017

Gallery Chicago, curated by Robin Dluzen, Stano Grezdo and Bianca Ortiz, The Ukrainian Institute of Modern Art, Chicago, IL 2017

Material, National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts and Culture, Chicago, IL, 2016

Present Standard, curated by Josue Pellot and Edra Soto, Chicago Cultural Center, Chicago, IL, 2016

Where The Heart Is, Fresh Window Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, 2015

By The Pleasure Of Doing, curated by Juan Alberto Negroni, Espacio 20/20, San Juan, PR, 2014

Homecoming, curated by Brenda Torres Figueroa, National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts and Culture, Chicago, IL, 2014

Renuncias y Adopciones, Instituto de Cultura Puertorriqueña, San Juan, PR, 2014

Re-Visiting Un-Domesticated, Casa Duno at Design Cloud, Chicago, IL, 2013

Cause it might fade away: four proposals about retrieval and closure, Institute of Puerto Rican Arts and Culture (IPRAC), Chicago, IL, 2011

Chikitolina III, Centro Curatorial La 15, San Juan, PR, 2011

Serie Regional de Jugadores Pampers/Proyecto #3-Deconstrucciones: Convivencias y Convergencias Hacia una Antropología Urbana, Instituto de Cultura Puertorriqueña, San Juan, PR, 2011Valoarte 2010,

Valoarte, Costa Rica, 2010

Final Statement, Graduate Exhibition, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Sullivan Galleries, Chicago, IL, 2010

Folklure, 1213 Sharp, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL, 2009

Publica 3, Trienal Poligráfica, Instituto de Cultura de Puerto Rico, San Juan, PR, 2009

Publica 2, Area (Lugar de Proyectos), Caguas, PR, 2008

Angora 2, Espacio Alternativo, Caguas, PR, 2008

Colección de Arte Cortés, Museo de Arte de Caguas, Caguas, PR, 2007

Blog, Galería Candela, San Juan, PR, 2007Publica, =desto, San Juan, PR, 2007

Summer Residency Program, The Cooper Union School of Art and Science, New York, NY, 2006

Combined Talents, Museum of Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL, 2005

 

EDUCATION

 

The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL, 2010

Master of Fine Arts, Fiber and Material Studies

Escuela de Artes Plásticas de Puerto Rico, San Juan, PR, 2004

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Cum Laude, Major: Painting / Minor: Graphic Design

 

AWARDS

 

Artist Project Grant, Illinois Arts Council Agency, Chicago, IL, 2014

Artist Support, Instituto de Cultura Puertorriqueña, San Juan, PR, 2014

 

CURATORIAL PROJECTS

 

Landscape/Horizonte, artists: Melissa Calderón, Frances Gallardo, Fernando Pintado and Chemi Rosado-Seijo, Fresh Window Gallery, Brooklyn, IL 2017

Horizon/Paisaje, artists: Nora Maité Nieves, Carlos Rodrígez, Edra Soto and Omar Velázquez, Fresh Window Gallery, Brooklyn, IL 2017