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Kimberly Nichols

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Quick Facts
Birthplace
anaheim, ca
Birth year
1973
Representing galleries
Palm Springs, M Modern Gallery
Statement

C.V.

Kimberly Cooper Nichols

Artist

Born        USA, 1973

Kimberly Nichols is an artist exploring issues of the individual’s contemporary universal identity through spirituality, myth, psychology, geography, social anthropology and culture to inform work that expresses myriad perspectives on humanity and our inherent, existential connection.  

Through paintings, assemblages, installations, portraits, narratives, stories and performances, she constructs individual glimpses and experiences hoping to lure the viewer into a sense of relation.

Select Group and Solo Exhibitions and Projects

2012

RAISED MODERN,
Group Show with Dan Irvine, Khalid Hussein, Nate Geare,
Renegade Gallery, Palm Springs, CA

2011

CATALYSTS: Eight Artists on the San Andreas Fault, Group Show with The Barones, Cristopher Cichocki, Kim Chasen, Christopher Georgesco, John Neumann, William Schinsky and Richard Twedt
University of California, Riverside (UCR), Palm Desert, CA

LACDA TOP 40 ANNUAL JURIED EXHIBITION,
Curated by Jeff Alu from Orange County Museum of Contemporary Art, collaborative photography with artist Dan Irvine as IN PROJECTS,
Los Angeles Center for Digital Art, Los Angeles, California

THE RED SHOW, Group Show with Cristopher Cichocki, Ryan Campbell, Michael Hinkle, Dan Irvine, Tim Shockley and Adam Rodriguez
The Date Shed, Indio, CA.


ENDLESS SUMMER: COLLABORATIVE WORKS OF KIMBERLY COOPER NICHOLS AND RYAN CAMPBELL
DOS Salon,Palm Desert, CA

99 BUCKS, Group Show
Palm Springs Art Museum, Palm Springs, CA

2010

COLLISION: COLLABORATIVE WORKS OF KIMBERLY COOPER NICHOLS AND RYAN CAMPBELL
DOS Salon,Palm Desert, CA

MAPPING THE CONTEXT, Group Show with Cristopher Cichocki, Adrien Balogh, Nikki Reisman, Jan O’Connell, Ryan Campbell
Arts at Context, Indio, California

THE GILDED AGE, Group Show with Cuautemoc Aldrete, Ryan Campbell, Shahram Farshadfar, Robert Brasier, Victor Koast Rodriguez, Alisa King, Bill Schinsky, Karen Riley, Carachelle Carter
S.C.R.A.P. Gallery, Indio, California

99 BUCKS, Group Show,
Palm Springs Art Museum, Palm Springs, CA

2009

VISUAL SPACE, Gallery Artist on Permanent Exhibition, M MODERN Gallery, Palm Springs, California

CHERRY SECRETARY, Solo Show, Partylab, Palm Springs, California

2008

END OF SEASON SHOW, Group Show, Melissa Morgan Fine Art Gallery, Palm Desert, California



GROUP PHOTO OPEN, Group Show, Modern Masters Fine Art Gallery, Palm Desert, California



2007

WARHOLOGY, Group Show, M MODERN Gallery, Palm Springs, California



HUNDRED PROOF BORDELLO, Solo Show, EXPOSURE Gallery, Palm Springs, California

2006

COWBOYS AND ANGELS, Group Show, EXPOSURE Gallery, Palm Springs, California with Tom Bianchi, David Vance, Ayad Alkadhi, Jay Bigos

  

BEYOND BORDERS: INTERPOLACION, Site-specific installation, Palm Springs Art Museum, Palm Springs, California with Alexis Weidig, Raul Balthazar, Santa’s Sweatshop

VALLEY OF THE DOLLS, Group Show, MModern Gallery, Palm Springs, California with David Wills, Niagara
    
   

007, Group Show, MModern Gallery, Palm Springs, California
    
 

GOTHAM, Group Show, MModern Gallery, Palm Springs, California

2005

AB OVO, Group Curatorial Project by Steven Hull, ARENA 1, Santa Monica, California, collaboration with illustrator Lamar Peterson. Other artists included Bruce Yonemoto, Mike Kelley, Glenn Ligon, Jim Shaw, Martha Rosler, Mary Kelly.
    


AB OVO, Group Curatorial Project by Steven Hull, Steven Wolf Fine Arts, San Francisco, California, collaboration with illustrator Lamar Peterson. Other artists included Bruce Yonemoto, Mike Kelley, Glenn Ligon, Jim Shaw, Martha Rosler, Mary Kelly.
    
   

MIRROR AND MUSE, Dual Show with Stephen Brogdon, Thomas Gallery, Palm Springs, California

2003

MAD ANATOMY, Book of Literary Short Fiction, published by Del Sol Press

Collections

Bobby and Katie Boyes

Phillip Colavito and Dean Seymour

Emily Friedman

Barbara and Jerry Keller

Denise Rodriguez Bowman

Phillip K. and Lisa Vossler Smith

Palm Springs Art Museum, Education Department

Press

Bottom Line Magazine, “Cherry Secretary”, April 2009

Art and Living Magazine, “Artists to Watch in 2009”, January 2009