NICOLE WILLIFORD

Born. 1994, Vancouver, Canada

Lives and works in Canby, OR

www.nicolewilliford.com

 

EDUCATION

2016          

BFA, George Fox University, Newberg, Oregon

 

AWARDS

2017

Resident Artist, Joan Austen Elementary School, Newberg, OR

Resident Artist, Saint Paul Parochial Elementary, Dayton, OR

2016        

Clarence and Lilly Pickett Endowment for Quaker Leadership Grant

Janey Belozer Endowment Award, George Fox University

First Place in Studio, Juried Student Exhibition, George Fox University

First Place Art Scholarship, George Fox University (also in ’13,’14,’15)

2015          

Student Project Grant, George Fox University

Honorable Mention, Juried Student Exhibition, George Fox University

 

EXHIBITIONS

2019

B/W, The Stairwell Project, Portland, OR

Las Madres, Solo Exhibition, The Canby Center, Canby, OR

2018         

The Living Mark, Verum Ultimatum, Portland, OR

Immersion, Solo Exhibition, Float On, Portland, OR

Identity Spectrum, Susquehanna Art Museum, Harrisburg, PA

Depth, Chehalem Cultural Center, Newberg, OR

Ideation, Susquehanna Art Museum, Harrisburg, PA

2017         

Abide, Solo Exhibition, Minthorn Gallery, Newberg, OR

Alumni Exhibition, George Fox University, Newberg, OR

PSA, Ford Gallery, Portland, OR

Teachers and Students, Chehalem Cultural Center, Newberg, OR

Immersion, Cliff Creek Cellars, Newberg, OR

2016        

Recent Graduates, Blackfish Gallery, Portland, OR

Thesis Exhibition, Solo Exhibition, Lindgren Gallery, Newberg, OR

On Being Roses, Solo Exhibition, Newberg Friends Church, Newberg, OR

Juried Student Exhibition, George Fox University, Newberg, OR

2015        

In Motion, Studio Three, George Fox University, Newberg, OR

Juried Student Exhibition, George Fox University, Newberg, OR

 

EXPERIENCE

2018           

Private Art Instructor (also in ’14, ’15, '16, 17’)

2017           

Substitute Drawing Professor, George Fox University (also in ’15, '16)

Teaching Assistant, George Fox University

2016          

Wilson Studio Intensive, Tim Lowly, North Park University, Chicago, IL

Adjunct Professor, George Fox University

Workshop Instructor, George Fox University (also in ’15)

 

PRESS

2018

Voice Catchers featured artist

2017           

Aaron Knapp, “Grieving Through Art”, Newberg Graphic

2015           

Julia Howell, “In Motion”, The Crescent, George Fox University