Nicole Banowetz is a Colorado based sculptor and educator. Nicole enjoys creating artwork in new environments, and is always looking for strange and exciting plants, animals and microscopic life. She has lived and worked internationally creating artwork in India, Italy, Ireland, Russia, Germany, Sweden, Poland, and England, and showing work in large international exhibitions such as The Amsterdam Light Festival, Bad Art’s Hot Air in London, Open Art in Sweden, and PASSAGES INSOLITES in Quebec City. She has taken part in environmental residencies and exhibitions in California, Colorado, Connecticut, and Finland. Her largest gallery installations to date were shown in the Denver Art Museum and Wonderspaces.
sculpture, fiber art
While in Residence
Banowetz will work with Summit County teachers to enrich arts education at local schools. In her own practice, Banowetz plans to explore the environmental stories surrounding Breckenridge. She will address conservation issues and the human impact on nature. She will create a new body of work which she will photograph out in the landscape.