Nicholas Grafia

b. 1990, Angeles City, Philippines
Lives and works in Düsseldorf, Germany, and Paris, France

Nicholas Grafia holds an MFA from the Kunstakademie Düsseldorf in Germany. He has previously studied at the School of Arts and Cultures in Newcastle (UK), the Kunstakademie Münster, Germany, as well as the University of Münster, Germany. His paintings, videos and performances negotiate processes of memory formation, as well as the in- and exclusion of subjects from history writing.

His work has been exhibited at KW (Berlin, Germany), Shoot the Lobster (New York, USA), MoMa (Warsaw, Poland), HKW (Berlin, Germany), Kunsthal Aarhus (Aarhus, Denmark), Peres Projects (Berlin, Germany), Bergen Kunsthall (Bergen, Norway), Capitain Petzel (Berlin, Germany), 7th Moscow International Biennale For Young Art (Moscow, Russia), Shedhalle (Zurich, Switzerland), Kunstverein für die Rheinlande und Westfalen (Düsseldorf, Germany), Museum Ludwig (Cologne, Germany), Dortmunder Kunstverein (Dortmund, Denmark), Tramway (Glasgow, UK), MUDAM (Luxembourg) and Steirischer Herbst (Graz, Austria) amongst other venues.

Biography information from www.ocula.com, August 2022

Country: Philippines