Nika Neelova *


Born in Russia in 1987. She lives and works in London, UK.

2008-2010: MA in Fine Art Sculpture, Slade School of Fine Art
2004-2008: BA (Hons) in Fine Art Sculpture, Royal Academy of Fine Art (The Hague)

Selected Exhibitions:
2011, The Saatchi Gallery & Channel 4's New Sensations and THE FUTURE CAN WAIT, B1, Victoria House, London, UK; Involuntary Fractions (solo show), Jarmuschek + Partner, Berlin, Germany; 3 Worlds in 1, London International, Klaipeda, Lithuania; Monuments (solo show), Charlie Smith, London, UK. 2010, The Saatchi Gallery and Channel 4’s New Sensations, Boswall House, London, UK; The Future Can Wait, Shoreditch Town Hall, London, UK; Young Gods, Charlie Smith, London, UK; The Grove, Public Art Commission, Keukenhof, Lisse, NL. 2009, Carpet IV (solo show), Scheltema Center, Leiden, NL; The Tree, Residency at the Merzbarn Foundation, Lake District, UK; Attitudes to a Miss (solo show), Christus Triumphatorkerk, The Hague, NL. 2008, Paraat #4 (Best of Graduates 2008), RonMandos Gallery, Amsterdam, NL.

Selected Awards:
The Land Securities Prize Award 2011; The Saatchi Gallery and Channel 4 New Sensations Prize 2010; Kenneth Armitage Foundation, The Fifth Annual Armitage Young Sculptor Prize 2010.