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b.Belfast

Selected Exhibitions

2018   
Forthcoming Solo Exhibition at Flowerfield Arts Centre, Portstewart, Co Antrim
2017   
‘Five Artists Show in a Byre’ – Frocess Yard BallymenaGallery 1608 Bushmills
Black Canvas Gallery Holywood
‘Nicola Nemec and Lesley Hiller’ – Triodos Bank Gallery Bristol
2016
Solo Exhibition – Gallery 1608, Bushmills, Co Antrim
Mixed Exhibition – Black Canvas Gallery, Holywood
2015
‘Human Nature’ – Centrespace Gallery, Bristol
‘Human Nature’ – Munro Gallery, Leeds
Spring Exhibition – Gormley’s Gallery, Dublin
Christmas Exhibition, – Gormley’s Gallery, Dublin
2014
Christmas Exhibition – Eleven Fine Art, London
‘Human Nature’- Hoxton Arches Gallery, London
Summer Exhibition – Mullan Gallery, Belfast
All Ireland Show – Gordon Gallery, Derry
Irish Art in Cambridge – Gonville & Caius College, Cambridge
2013
Summer Exhibition – Mullan Gallery Belfast
Summer exhibition -McKenna Gallery, Omagh
Mixed Exhibition – Mullan Gallery Belfast
All Ireland Show – Gordon Gallery Derry
2012
‘Monuments’- Solo Exhibition Hart Gallery London
Summer Exhibition – Mullan Gallery Belfast
Summer Exhibition – Hart Gallery London
2011   
Summer Exhibition – Hart Gallery London
2010
Royal Ulster Academy Exhibition – Ulster Museum Belfast
Summer Exhibition – Gordon Gallery Derry
‘Irish Art’ Summer Exhibition – The Wilde Gallery Limepark, Armoy
Christmas Exhibition – Cavehill Gallery  Belfast
Christmas Exhibition – Hart Gallery London
Christmas Exhibition – Hart Gallery Nottingham
2009
‘Land Lies in Water’ solo exhibition – Hart Gallery London
Summer Exhibition – Hart Gallery London
The Christmas Exhibition – Cavehill Gallery Belfast
2008   
Royal Ulster Academy Exhibition – Titanic Drawing Rooms Belfast
The Christmas Exhibition – Cavehill Gallery Belfast
Mixed Exhibition – Hart Gallery London
2007   
RUA Exhibition – Ormeau Baths Gallery Belfast
Christmas Exhibition – Cavehill Gallery Belfast
Christmas Exhibition – Hart Gallery London
2006    ‘Harbour Series’ Solo exhibition – Wilde Gallery Limepark Armoy
Christmas Exhibition – Cavehill Gallery Belfast
Christmas Exhibition – Hart Gallery London
2005
Group Show – Hart Gallery London
Christmas Exhibition – Hart Gallery London
2004   
Group Show – The Townhouse Gallery Belfast
2003   
‘Harbour Series’ solo exhibition – Hart Gallery London
2002 
Twentieth Century British Art Fair – Royal College of Art London
Christmas Exhibition – Hart Gallery London
Christmas Exhibition – Hart Gallery Nottingham
Mixed Exhibition – Hart Gallery Cornwall
2001
Mixed Exhibition – Hart Gallery London
Hart Gallery Artists at Phillips – Leeds
Twentieth Century British Art Fair – Royal College of Art London
2000   
Solo Exhibition – Hart Gallery London
‘Art 2000’ – Business Design Centre London
1999   
‘Three Young Painters’ – Hart Gallery London
Twentieth Century British Art Fair – London
1998
Christmas Exhibition – Hart Gallery London
Prizewinners’ Exhibition in association with the Edna Lumb Trust, Dean Clough Galleries Halifax
Whitechapel Open Studios – London
1997
‘Nicola Nemec and Julia Davenne’  – The Tricycle Gallery London
1996
‘Talents’- Studio Three Gallery London
‘Stratocuising’- Raw Gallery  London
Whitechapel Open Studios London
1995
‘SPACE Award Exhibition’- Raw Gallery London
‘Art International’- Studio Three Gallery London
1994   
‘Fresh Art ’94’- Business Design Centre London

 

Awards

2017    Heinrich Boll Achill Island Residency – September 2017
2009    Arts Council of Northern Ireland Award
1994    Edna Lumb Trust Travel Prize: Funding for four weeks travel and study to the south of France and Paris
1994    SPACE studio award London: One year’s tenure of a SPACE studio in Hackney London

 

Selected Bibliography

2015    ‘Human Nature’ catalogue, Hoxton Gallery, London
2014    Irish Art in Cambridge- catalogue, Gordon Gallery, Derry
2013    All Ireland Show- catalogue, Gordon Gallery Derry
2009    Professor Michael Parker, ‘Liminal Visions: The Art of Nicola Nemec’
2008    Dr Susan Liggett, ‘Psychological Resonance and its Relationship to Site in the work of five Contemporary Painters’
2007    Professor Michael Parker, ‘Northern Irish Literature 1956-2006: The Imprint of History’ Introduction, Palgrave Macmillan
1995    Hayden Reynolds, Art Review, July
1994    Tara Mills, Irish News 29.8.94
1994    Tara Mills, Irish News 23.4.94
1994    Yorkshire Evening Post 23.4.94

 

Other

Founding member of the ‘Human Nature’ Arts Group
Ambassador for the International ‘It’s Our World’ Art Project
Three large paintings recently purchased for the collection of Ecotricity
Included in the Office of Public Works Collection, Ireland
‘Artist of the Month’ feature in association with the Arts Council of Northern Ireland
BBC Newsline feature, Rosie Billingham, October 2000
BBC Radio Ulster, Arts Extra, October 2000