Saturday, November 03, 2018 @ 11:00am, UNM Art Museum, Print Viewing Room (Upper Gallery)
Saturday, November 03, 2018 @ 1:00pm, UNM Art Museum, Print Viewing Room (Upper Gallery)
Nick Simko is an artist and educator based in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Simko's practice utilizes figurative imagery to navigate cultural processes of identity formation. Simko's work has been exhibited at museums and galleries throughout the United States, including The Vizcaya Museum and Gardens in Miami, The Walters Art Museum in Baltimore, The University of New Mexico Art Museum in Albuquerque, The Tyler School of Art at Temple University in Philadelphia, and Hillyer Arts Space in Washington, DC. In 2018, Simko was one of two artists selected for the Exceptional Visual Scholars Program at the Sanitary Tortilla Factory in Albuquerque. Simko is a 2018 recipient of the Van Deren Coke Fellowship in Photography from the University of New Mexico. Simko holds an MFA in Photography from the University of New Mexico as well as a BFA in Art History, Theory & Criticism from the Maryland Institute College of Art.