Nicole Trimble
nicoletrimble.com
brightwallcollective.com
b.nicole.trimble@gmail.com

Education
2013        Master of Fine Art, Two Dimensional Media, University of Cincinnati (DAAP), Cincinnati, OH
2011         Bachelor of Fine Art, Painting, Printmaking, Miami University, Oxford, OH

Professional Experience
2017 - Date     Co-Founder & Artist, Bright Wall Collective - Mural & Design Studio, Cincinnati, OH
2018                Designer & Lead Artist, StreetSpark, Hamilton, OH. Hey Caddy-O, Jeff Pohlman Tire & Auto Supply, 736 High St, Hamilton, OH.
2017                Lead Artist, StreetSpark, Hamilton, OH. Taking Flight, McDulin Garage, 102 N 2nd St, Hamilton, OH
2017 - Date     Instructor, Kennedy Heights Arts Center, Cincinnati, OH
2016                Designer and Project Manager, ArtWorks, Cincinnati, OH. Little Sure Shot, 3211 Madison Rd., Cincinnati, OH
2016                Designer and Lead Artist, StreetSpark, Hamilton, OH. Alexander, 15 South D. St., Hamilton, OH
2014 - Date     Instructor, The Baker Hunt Art & Cultural Center, Covington, KY
2014 - Date     Adjunct Instructor, Miami University Hamilton, Hamilton, OH
2015                Teaching Artist, ArtWorks, Cincinnati, OH. Brewing Heritage Trail Digital Mural, Grain to Glass
2014                Teaching Artist, ArtWorks, Cincinnati, OH. Cincinnati Masters Mural, Tom Wesselmann Still Life #60
2014                Instructor, Middletown Arts Center, Middletown, OH
2012 - 13          Gallery Manager, Pipeline Gallery, Cincinnati, OH
2012 - 13          Instructor of Record, Introduction to Painting, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH
2012 - 13          Assistant to the Graduate Director, MFA, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH
2012 - 13          Graduate Assistant, Visual Art Concepts II, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH
2010 - 11           Student Web Design Specialist, University Communications, Miami University, Oxford, OH
2007 - 11          Student Web Design Specialist, IT Services, Miami University, Oxford, OH

Selected Exhibitions
Upcoming:
2018        TwentyFive, Fitton Center for Creative Arts, Hamilton, OH
2018        Virtuosity, Wash Park Art, Cincinnati, OH

2018        FREAK SHOW: Cirque Saudade, UCBA Art Gallery, Cincinnati, OH

2017        2017 Department of Art Faculty & Alumni Show, Miami University Art Museum, Oxford, OH
2017        StreetSpark Spotlight Show, Pyramid Hill Sculpture Park, Hamilton, OH
2017        Miami Regionals Faculty Work, Hanavan Gallery & Figurative Art Studio, Middletown, OH
2017        Midsummer Dreams - We Are Such Stuff, Wash Park Art, Cincinnati, OH
2017*       New Paintings by Nicole Trimble, The Pendleton Art Center, Cincinnati, OH
2017        Figure/Ground, Buckham Gallery, Flint, MI
2017        RESOLUTIONS:More Art, Wash Park Art, Cincinnati, OH

2016        Secret ArtWorks, Lunken Airport, Cincinnati, OH
2016        Re | Collections 2016,  Hiestand Galleries, Oxford, OH
2016        Dada Lives!, UCBA Art Gallery, Cincinnati, OH
2016        Fractured Terrain, Kirkland Art Center, Clinton, NY
2016        DAAP Made: the exhibition, Malton Gallery, Cincinnati, OH
2016        Engendering Identity, Wash Park Art, Cincinnati, OH
2016        Figure50, Ohio representative, www.figure50.com - online exhibition

2015        Stomping Ground, Mist Gallery, www.mistgallery.com - online exhibition
2015*       Too Much - New Work by Nicole Trimble, Wash Park Art, Cincinnati, OH
2015        Artspace Gallery Opening, Artspace Gallery, Hamilton, OH
2015        Series 13, collaboration with Adam Collins, Pair Shaped, www.pairshaped.org - online exhibition
2015        Modes of Representation, UCBA Art Gallery, Cincinnati, OH
2015        Corpus Illuminata V - An Anatomic Interpretation, Tangent Gallery, Detroit, MI
2015        6x6, Rochester Contemporary Art Center, Rochester, NY
2015        30 Under 30, Acme Art Studios, Wilmington, NC
2015        Chaos, River Gallery, Chelsea, MI
2015        Sincerely Yours, SLANT Gallery, Dallas, TX

2014        Secret ArtWorks, Mercantile Building, Cincinnati, OH
2014        Wessel Works, Align Retro, Cincinnati, OH
2014        Emerging Artist, Phyllis Weston Gallery, Cincinnati, OH

2013        Basic Needs, semantics gallery, Cincinnati, OH
2013*       Vitrine Installation, 21c Museum Hotel, Cincinnati, OH
2013        My Muddled Construction - MFA Thesis Exhibition, Sycamore Galleries, Cincinnati, OH
2013        50/50, Artisan Enterprise Center, Covington, KY

2012*       My Muddled Construction, Pipeline Gallery, Cincinnati, OH    
2012        Not Just Anything, 840 Gallery, Cincinnati, OH    
2012        We Ain't What We Used to Be, 840 Gallery, Cincinnati, OH    
2012*       Happy Little Organs, The Minute Gallery, Cincinnati, OH    
2012        For a Better World 2012, The Art Academy of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH    
2012        We Regret to Inform You, Pipeline Gallery, Cincinnati, OH    
2012        Stick That in Your Pipeline and Smoke It, Pipeline Gallery, Cincinnati, OH    

2011*       Dematerial: Two Weeks in Prague, Hiestand Galleries, Oxford, OH    
2011        Apocalypse: 11th Annual International Postcard Print Exchange, Gallery 181, Ames, IA    
2011        One Elf Left - BFA Capstone Exhibition, Hiestand Galleries, Oxford, OH    
2011        TAPPED, Manifest Gallery, Cincinnati, OH

*  Indicates solo exhibition

Selected Publications
2017        Super Cool Party People (2016). 2017 Department of Art Faculty & Alumni Show, Exhibition Catalog, Miami, University Art Museum, Oxford, OH.
2017        Funny Girl (2016). For a Better World: The Best of Poems and Drawings on Peace and Justice by Greater Cincinnati Artists,    Cincinnati, OH.
2016        Egon’s Mother (2016), Fred & Daphne (2015), Gummy Bear Redux (2016), Super Cool Party People (2016), The Hunting Party (2016).  “Nicole Trimble”, MFMOART,  http://mfmoart.com/art/#/nicole-trimble/
2016         The Hunting Party (2016). MetaDada: The International Journal of Dada Mining, Spring 2016, Elena Press, Cincinnati, OH.
2016        The Big Head (2013). ELSE Art Journal: On Contemplation, Issue 1, January 2016, Transart Institute.
2016        Seymour (2016). “Urban Exploration Meets Oil on Canvas”, Queen City Discovery, Feb. 11, 2016, http://queencitydiscovery.blogspot.com/2016/02/urban-exploration-meets-oil-on-canvas.html#more.
2015        “Interview with Nicole Trimble”, Final Friday: Artist Interviews, Jan. 1, 2016, http://finalfridaypodcast.com/nicoletrimble/.
2015        The Big Head (2013). “Portrait of a Professional Artist”, Professional Artist Magazine, Oct/Nov 2015 Issue, Orlando, FL.
2015        The Big Head (2013), The Catch (2013), Two Step (2013), Muddled 1 (2012), Clutter (2014), Clutter 2 (2015), Pink (2014), Red #1 (2014), Red #2 (2014). “Selected Works”, Lunch Ticket, Issue 7, http://lunchticket.org/selected-works/, Antioch University, Los Angeles, CA.
2015        Clutter (2014). Happy Captive, Vol. 1, Miami University, Oxford, OH.
2013        The Big Head (2013). Studio Visit Magazine, Vol. 24, Boston, MA. Juror: Barbara O’Brien, Executive Director, Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, Kansas City, MO.
2012        Womb (2012). For a Better World, Issue 9, Cincinnati, OH.
2011         Paul (2011). Manifest, Vol. 51, Cincinnati, OH

Selected Press Citations
2018        “These two murals will soon be on Hamilton buildings, and here are their stories”, Journal-News, March 2018,
https://www.journal-news.com/news/these-two-murals-will-soon-hamilton-buildings-and-here-are-their-stories/vsVoIMsKuU4vLCwNC8SPLO/?ecmp=journalnews_social_facebook_2014_sfp
2018        “Greater Cincinnati murals program features three local artists”, Cincinnati Business Courier, March 2018, https://www.bizjournals.com/cincinnati/news/2018/03/21/greater-cincinnati-murals-program-features-three.html
2018        “StreetSpark Murals Enliven Hamilton”, ArtsWave, January 2018, https://vimeo.com/247500228
2018        “Painting as Performance: Murals in Hamilton”, The Hamiltonian, January 2018, https://www.justhamilton.com/single-post/2018/01/05/Painting-as-Performance-Art-Murals-in-Hamilton
2017        “Her Paintings are Larger Than Life”, Miami University Regionals, July 2017, http://miamioh.edu/regionals/news/2017/07/nicole-trimble-larger-than-life    
2017        “How this local artist is transforming Hamilton, one mural at a time”, Journal-News, July, 2017, http://www.journalnews.com/news/local-education/how-this-local-artist-transforming-hamilton-one-mural-time/LNxRpssloxWgbb3GEX8bPL/
2016        “Santa Maria houses one of five portraits as part of dedication to revolutionary musicians of color”,  Santa Maria Community Services Blog, September 8, 2016, https://www.santamaria-cincy.org/blog-musicians-of-color/
2016        “Drawing on the Walls”, CityBeat, August, 2016, https://www.citybeat.com/arts-culture/visual-arts/article/20829685/drawing-on-the-walls
2016        “Meet your new Cincinnati Murals”, Cincinnati.com, June, 2016, https://www.cincinnati.com/story/entertainment/arts/2016/06/03/meet-your-new-cincinnati-murals/85219380/
2016        “Great Night For Curiosity’s Open House”, Curosity360.com, April, 2016, https://curiosity360.com/news/great-night-curiositys-open-house
2016        “Engendering Identity: LGBTQ (and u) at Wash Park Art”, AEQAI, March, 2016, http://aeqai.com/main/2016/03/engendering-identity-lgbtq-and-u-at-wash-park-art/
2015        “UC Blue Ash Art Gallery Features 'Modes of Representation'”, UC Blue Ash College, September 2015, Cincinnati, OH, http://www.uc.edu/news/NR.aspx?id=22175
2015        “Responding to Chaos: Rackham Exhibition” Chelsea River Gallery, http://www.chelsearivergallery.com/projects/responding-to-chaos-rackham-exhibition/    

Collections
2016        Santa Maria Community Services, Cincinnati, OH
2014        Klaus Benden, Galerie Klaus Benden, Cologne, Germany
2013        University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH
2011         Miami University, Oxford, OH

Activities & Service
2018        Exhibiting Artist, Cincinnati Chamber Orchestra, Summermusik Festival, Cincinnati, OH
2018        Gallery Talk, FREAK SHOW: Cirque Saudade, UCBA Art Gallery, Cincinnati, OH
2016        Artist, Musicians of Color Portrait Project, Price Hill Will,  Cincinnati, OH
2015        Judge, 46th Annual Duveneck Memorial Art Show, Covington, KY
2015        Guest Lecture and Critique, Advanced Painting Classes, Miami University, Oxford, OH
2014-       Governor’s School for the Arts, Portfolio Prep Committee, Covington, KY
2014        Guest Artist, Family First Program, Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati, OH
2013        Gallery Talk, My Muddled Construction - MFA Thesis Exhibition, Sycamore Galleries, Cincinnati, OH, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G5XO-tfCJg0
2012-13   Graduate Student Representative, MFA Graduate Committee, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH
2012        Gallery Talk, My Muddled Construction, Pipeline Gallery, Cincinnati, OH
2012        Sophomore Review Committee, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH
2013        Presenter, Graduate Poster Forum, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH
2011         Gallery Talk, Dematerial: Two Weeks in Prague, Hiestand Galleries, Oxford, OH    
2010        Workshop participant, Art and Design in Bohemia, Czech Republic    

Honors & Awards
2015        Portrait of a Professional Artist Winner 2015, Professional Artist Magazine
2011-13     University of Cincinnati Graduate Scholarship    
2010        George and Galen Hoxie Scholarship, Miami University
2010        University Summer Scholars Award,  Miami University
2007-11    Oxford Scholars, Miami University    
2007-11    Miami Scholars Award, Miami University
2007-11    Dean’s List, Miami University