Nicholas Papadakis
Medium: Painting and Photography

Studio Location:
183 Lorraine Street
Studio # 33

Phone: 917-406-0533

Email: lesswordsmorepictures@gmail.com

Website:: http://www.nicholaspapadakis.com/

Artist Bio:
Exhibitions
2018 - Every Day is Earth Day - 313 Butler Gallery, Brooklyn (Crtr: Jonathan Schorr)
2018 - Ripening/Seedlings - Triskelion Arts, Brooklyn (Crtrs: Vanessa Walters,Brian Gonzales & Taxiplasm)
2016 - Nicholas Papadakis - ArtSope, Prospect Park, Brooklyn (Crtr: Ny Parks Dept)
2015 - Ripening - Lincoln Center, New York (Crtrs: Vanessa Walters,Brian Gonzales & Taxiplasm)
2014 - Nicholas Papadakis - Fountain Art Fair, New York
2013 - Nicholas Papadakis - Fountain Art Fair, New York
2010 - ArtBazaar - Fountain Art Fair, New York (Crtr: Michael Lyonswier)
2010 - Group Show - LyonsWier Gallery, New York (Crtr: Michael Lyonswier)
2010 - Inven.tory Pop Up - Inven.tory, New York (Crtr: Justine Durrett)
2010 - Convergence NYC - 69th Reg Armory, New York (Crtr: G. McKenna)
2010 - ArtBazaar - Affordable Art Fair, New York (Crtr: Michael Lyonswier)
2009 - Eroticism - National Arts Club, New York (Crtr: Danielle Schachter)
2009 - ArtBazaar - LyonsWier Gallery, New York (Crtr: Michael Lyonswier)
2009 - Take Home a Nude - Sotheby's, New York
2007 - The Hungry Eye - Chelsea Art Museum, New York (Crtr: Rob Edelman and Gina Fiore)
2007 - Art Basel Miami - Seth Jason Beitler Fine Arts, Miami (Crtr: Seth Jason Beitler)
2005 - Naked Sigularities - NIX Gallery, New York (Crtr: Shani Parsons)
2004 - Vomitorium - St. Marks Church, New York (Crtr: Wendy Tremaine)
2003 - Art Against War - Columbia University/NY Arts Space, New York (Crtr: Frank Shifreen)
2003 - Inaugural Exhibition - Flatfile Contemporary Gallery, Chicago (Crtr: Susan Aurinko)
2003 - Ready for War - University of Illinois Galleries, Normal, IL
2003 - Sky Blue Heavens - Purdue University Galleries, W Lafayette, IN
2002 - Group Show - Sperone-Westwater Gallery, New York
2002 - Group Show - Magnet Gallery, New York (Crtr: Jill Clark)
2001 - Art Basel Miami - Bettcher Gallery, Miami Convention Center (Crtr: Cora Bettcher)
2001 - Ground Zero:2001 - Ground Zero, New York (Crtr: Catherine Douthet)
2001 - Blue Nudes - Locus Media Gallery, New York (Crtr: Sam Israel)
2001 - Group Show - EyeBeam/Atelier Gallery, New York
2001 - Medical Bridges - Museum of Printing History, Houston (Crtr: Vivek Chandra)
2000 - Rules of Confinement - Locus Media Gallery, New York (Crtr: Sam Israel)
1999 - Group Show - Bettcher Gallery, Miami Beach (Crtr: Cora Bettcher)
1999 - Perceptions - Gallery Korea, New York (Crtr: C. Elise Barna)
1998 - Group Show - Hunter Museum of Art (Crtr: Donald Kuspit)
1998 - Photowork 98 - Barrett House Galleries (Crtr: Lisa Dennison, Dep. Dir: Guggenheim)
1997 - The Time MachineGroup ShowMuseum of History and Art, Anchorage, AK (Crtr: David Edlefsen)

Education
The Rhode Island School of Design - bfa painting
Brown University - holography

Artist Statement:
Nicholas Papadakis: Erosion Paintings
My current artworks expose the fractal qualities of raw, powdered pigments - explore the language of Earth's physical and organic properties; and express the elegant, self-organizing principles of nature through large-scale action paintings.




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