Categories: Visual Arts
Nicky Enright is an artist, educator, and DJ whose multimedia work explores the construction of identity and nationhood, language, and the theory and practice of borders. Enright has been presented and exhibited at NYC venues including Rush Arts, Smack Mellon, the Bronx Museum, and numerous art fairs in NY and Florida, the Kennedy Center and the Museum of the Americas in Washington D.C., and the Emerson Gallery Berlin in Germany. He has executed numerous public commissions, including for the MTA Arts & Design (NYC), and for the Smithsonian and NASA, in Washington D.C. Enright has been awarded a fellowship in socially-engaged art from A Blade of Grass foundation, and he is an apexart Global Fellow. He studied at The Cooper Union (BFA) and at Hunter College (MFA), both in New York City. Born in Guayaquil, Ecuador, he lives and works in the Bronx, NY.