NICOLE FORESHEW / BIO
Nicole Foreshew Born 1982, Australia.
Aboriginal artist Nicole Foreshew, a member of the Wiradjuri nation, Central West NSW, Australia, works across a range of mediums, from photomedia, design to sculpture, film and video.
Nicole has recently completed an international residency at the Parramatta Artist Studios residency program in Montreal, Canada at the Darling Fonderie studios in partnership with the Canadian Council for the Arts, 2012 and was awarded NSW Parliamentary Prize College of Fine Arts (COFA) Professional Development Award in 2012.
Foreshew has taken part in several notable group shows across Australia and internationally, most notably in Maamungun Compatriots, a group exhibition with works by Michael Riley and Jonathan Jones at Lalit Kala Akademi, New Delhi Australia’s Oz Fest Festival in India in 2012, and Shadowlife at Bendigo Art Gallery, curated by Natalie King and Djon Mundine, 2013 and a major public artwork commission born in darkness before dawn, for Place Projections, Eora Journey, a City of Sydney arts initiative, 2013.