Biography

HicksNicola Hicks was born in London in 1960. She studied at Chelsea School of Art and completed postgraduate studies at the Royal College of Art. In 1995 she was awarded an MBE for her contribution to the visual arts. Nicola hicks’ sculpture and drawings have been presented in numerous international museums and galleries and she has completed several public commissions including large scale sculptures at Schoental Monastery. Over 2013 Hicks has had work included in a Hayward Touring exhibition culminating at The Venice Biennale, exhibited at St Paul’s Cathedral, and had a solo exhibition at The Yale Center of British Art.

 

 

Key Exhibitions

Sculpture by Nicola Hicks at the Yale Center for British Art

14 November 2013 – 9 March 2014

In this exhibition, Nicola Hicks’s life-size sculptures are placed in the galleries amid objects of the Center’s permanent collection, home to one of the world’s most important collections of British animal paintings.

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Mark Leckey: The Universal Addressability of Dumb Things

  • Hayward Gallery Touring Exhibition
  • The Bluecoat, Liverpool, 16 February – 14 April 2013
  • Nottingham Contemporary, 27 April – 30 June 2013
  • De La Warr Pavilion, Bexhill on Sea, 13 July – 20 October 2013
  • Venice Biennale (virtual exhibition), 1 June – 24 November 2013

This exhibition, curated by Turner prize-winning artist Mark Leckey, explores how our relationships with artworks and common objects alike are being transformed through new information technologies.

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