Contact
nicolejshaver@gmail.com

Education
2017
MFA, University of Iowa - secondary in sculpture
2016
MA, University of Iowa - secondary in printmaking
2013
BFA, University of Wisconsin - Madison

Awards
2019
Greater Milwaukee Foundation’s Mary L. Nohl Suitcase Export Fund For Individual Artists
2018
ArtServancy Fellowship, Ozaukee Washington Land Trust
2016
Graduate Teaching Assistant Tuition Scholarship, The University of Iowa
2015
University of Iowa Arts Fellowship, University of Iowa
Studio Fellowship, Anderson Ranch Arts Center
2014
University of Iowa Arts Fellowship, University of Iowa
Studio Assistant Scholarship, Penland School of Crafts
2012
Lois G. Roberts Scholarship, University of Wisconsin - Madison
ElieIwen Ebling Scholarship, University of Wisconsin - Madison
2011
Sons and Daughters Scholarship, University of Wisconsin - Madison
2010
Sons and Daughters Scholarship, University of Wisconsin - Madison

Residencies
2019
The James Black Gallery, Vancouver, BC
2018
Nes Artist Residency, Skagaströnd, Iceland
2017
Open Wabi, Fredericktown, OH
Studio 224, Port Washington, WI

Solo Shows
2019
Lotto Grotto, The James Black Gallery, Vancouver, BC
Portrayals of Primal Forces, Gallery 1308, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI

2018
Lake Effect, Studio 224 Gallery, Port Washington, WI

2017
Cultivating the Perceived, Drewelowe Gallery, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA
Between Crystalline Peaks, Eaton-Buchan Gallery, Coe College, Cedar Rapids, IA

2016
Interpolation, The Levitt Gallery, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA
Pending Vestige, Morrissey Gallery, St. Ambrose University, Davenport, IA
Project Art Gallery, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, IA

2015
Rumble In the Rubble, The Levitt Gallery, Iowa City, IA

2013
Blunder Quarters, Common Wealth Gallery, Madison, WI
A Range of Etchings, Lakefront on Langdon Gallery, Madison, WI

Group Shows
2019
Artservancy, Gallery 224, Port Washington, WI
Homeward Bound, Goodyear Arts, Charlotte, NC

2018
Featured Artists, The Hanger Gallery, Kansas City, MO
NES Alumni Exhibition, Delgian, Akureyri, Iceland
MOWA Members' Show, Museum of Wisconsin Art, West Bend, WI

2017
From the Studio, Gallery 224, Port Washington, WI
Band of Gypsies, Open Wabi, Fredericktown, OH
777:Uiowa Grads,Theodore: Art Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
Midwest Juried Exhibition: Elevating Nature, Carriage House Gallery, Oak Park, IL

2016
Kvit 1 år, KVIT Galleri, Copenhagen, Denmark
Ghost Prints, The Drewelowe Gallery, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA
Hot Pocket E450 Gallery, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA
Fresh Ink, Wonder Fair Gallery, Lawrence, KS
Main Vein, Fish Brain The Fish Factory, Seydisfjordur, Iceland
Boston Biennial 4, Atlantic Works Gallery, Boston, MA
Currents New Media Festival, Parallel Studios, Santa Fe, NM
National Wet Paint MFA Biennial 2016, Zhou B Art Center, Chicago, IL
Bellwether 2016: Confluence! Bellevue, WA

2015
Miami Young Painters Competition, Hiestand Galleries, Akron, OH
University of Iowa Ceramics, The Legion Arts, Cedar Rapids, IA
Iowa Memorial Union Presents Nicole Shaver,
The Kendall Gallery, Iowa City, IA
Another Dimension, The Ark Gallery, Iowa City, IA
Blurring The Edges,Dubuque Area Artist Collective, Dubuque, IA

2014
Pentagram, The Ark Gallery, Iowa City, IA
Magical Events: A Small Works Exhibition, The Seligmann Center, Sugar Loaf, NY
Papercut, Papercut Gallery, Charlotte, NC
Veterans Art Experience, Red Wing Arts Association, Red Wing, MN

2013
Home Grown, Cornelius Art Center, Cornelius, NC
This Is How We Talk, 7th Floor Gallery, Madison, WI
Print Pile: A Print Show, The Borg Ward, Milwaukee, WI
Forum, Milwaukee County Historical Society, Milwaukee, WI
Coming Home Print Exchange, Sarah Moody Gallery of Art, Tuscaloosa, AL
Collision Between An Infinite Line and Circle, Yellow Bear Gallery, St. Louis, MO
The Student Art Show, Porter Butts Gallery, Madison, WI

2012
You Know What I Mean, 7th Floor Gallery, Madison, WI
Evolution of Perspective, Morgan Library Gallery, Fort Collins, CO
The Knapp House Exhibition, The Knapp House, Madison, WI
Art Slam Event, Voices Warehouse Gallery, Dubuque, IA
Not At Ease, Wisconsin Veterans Museum, Madison, WI
Team Friends, 7th Floor Gallery, Madison, WI

2011
Facets of Fantasy, Jackpot Gallery, Milwaukee, WI
BFA Exhibit, 7th Floor Gallery, Madison, WI

2010
Strong Foundations Exhibit, 7th Floor Gallery, Madison, WI

Publications
Robyn Norton, "On View: 'Portrayals of Primal Forces,'" The Wisconsin State Journal, Mar. 3, 2019
Angela Peterson and Rachael Lee, “Portrayals of Primal Forces,” The Badger Herald, Feb. 21, 2019.
Sam Ardnt, “Enjoying Work From the Studio,” The Ozaukee Press, Oct. 5, 2017. 2C.
Mohan Xu, “Painting The Landscape,” The Cosmos, Jan. 20, 2017.
New American Paintings, MFA Issue No.123, 2016.
Rod Pritchard, “Two Contemporary Artists Rethink Landscape in Upcoming Coe Art Exhibitions,” Coe News, Dec. 22, 2016.
Artist Archives, Continuing Studies Art Gallery, Madison WI, Aug. 2016.
Mike Schultz, “What’s Happenin’,” River Cities’ Reader, Aug. 30, 2016.
Studio Visit, No.29, 2015. 158.
New American Paintings, MFA Issue No.117. 2015
Emily Pfahl, “Artist Pick of the Week,” Papercut Gallery, Sept. 11, 2015.
“Bellwether Exhibition & Art Walk,” https://discover.stqry.com
Lauren Musacchio, Straw and Gold Artists, http://www.strawandgold.com/nicole-shaver1/
Erin Toner, “Not At Ease: Art Inspired By Women Veterans,” All Things Considered NPR, May 28, 2012.