“Untitled III from Failed Geometries”, 16” X 20”, Chemigram, 2016
Eva Nikolova is a Bulgarian‐born NYC‐based visual artist. She works in drawing, printmaking, hand‐drawn animation and cameraless photography exploring themes of memory and identity in relation to place. She holds a BFA in Painting/Printmaking from Southern Illinois University and MFA in Printmaking from Indiana University, Bloomington. Her work, which is in the permanent collections of Temple University, The Amity Art Foundation, Manhattan Graphics Center, Arkansas State University, and the Kimmel Harding Nelson Center for the Arts, has been exhibited nationally as well as in Germany, England, Canada, Scotland, and India, with recent group exhibitions at Lite Haus Galerie, Berlin, and at New York’s Javits Center, Deutche Bank Americas Foundation, Rio III Gallery, Soho Photo Gallery, and Derfner Judaica Museum + The Art Collection at Hebrew Home in Riverdale. Columbia University’s Wallach Gallery
presented a solo show of her recent work in alternative photography in 2017. Nikolova is the recipient of numerous scholarships, fellowships, grants and awards. During 2015‐ 16 she participated in fully‐funded residencies at Virginia Center for the Creative Arts,
Millay Colony, Brush Creek Foundation for the Arts, Vermont Studio Center, Kimmel Harding Nelson Center for the Arts, and Lower Manhattan Cultural Council’s (LMCC) SPARC. She is a 2017 and 2018 LMCC’s SU CASA Resident.