Nick Mayer (b. 1982, USA)
lives and works in Brooklyn, NY



2017     Yale School of Art, MFA in Painting and Printmaking, New Haven, CT

2004     Maryland Institute College of Art, BFA in Painting, Baltimore, MD

2003     Institute for American Universities, semester abroad, Aix-en-Provence, France




Yale Painting MFA 2017, New Release Gallery, New York, NY

The Slim-waisted Gate, C. Grimaldis Gallery, Baltimore, MD

CODA, Yale School of Art Painting and Printmaking MFA thesis, Green Hall Gallery, CT


Esoteric Rodeo, Yale School of Art, Green Hall Gallery, New Haven, CT

Terrible Place, Samuel, Chicago, IL


The Gates Are Open, Yale School of Art, Green Hall Gallery, New Haven, CT

DRIP DROP DRAG, Current Gallery, Baltimore, MD

Staging Ground, Butter Projects, Royal Oak, MI

Nick at Midnite, Franklin St, Baltimore, MD


HARD/SOFT, M I N T, Columbus, OH

Hot Box, The Ice Box, Philadelphia, PA

CAPS & lowercase, Philadelphia Hand Lettering Society, Philadelphia, PA

Ten, Windup Space, Baltimore, MD


MICA Commencement Exhibition, Meyerhoff Gallery, Baltimore, MD


International Exhibition Center for Art and Culture - Aix-En-Provence, France



2017    Ox-Bow Fall Artist Residency, Saugatuck, MI

2014    ACRE, Steuben, WI

2014    Summer Painting & Sculpture Intensive, Tyler School of Art, Philadelphia, PA

2013    The Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT


Professional Experience

2017   Teaching Assistant for Molly Zuckerman-Hartung, Space and Abstraction, Yale School of Art, New Haven, CT

2016   Jury Member, Painting and Printmaking Admissions Panel, Yale University, New Haven, CT