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This image depicts an artwork by Nick Aguayo titled "Ord." This artwork was created in 2023 and measures 32 ¹⁄₄" x 32 ¹⁄₄" x 2 ¹⁄₄" [HxWxD] (81.91 x 81.91 x 5.71 cm). Its medium is Acrylic and marble dust on canvas.
Nick Aguayo
“Ord,” 2023
Nick Aguayo “Moon Dog,” 2022
Nick Aguayo
“Moon Dog,” 2022
Nick Aguayo “Zoot Zot Blep,” 2022
Nick Aguayo
“Zoot Zot Blep,” 2022
Nick Aguayo “pizzicato,” 2019
Nick Aguayo
“pizzicato,” 2019
Nick Aguayo “placebo shampoo,” 2019
Nick Aguayo
“placebo shampoo,” 2019
Nick Aguayo “waiting for the desert,” 2019
Nick Aguayo
“waiting for the desert,” 2019
Nick Aguayo “love buzz,” 2018
Nick Aguayo
“love buzz,” 2018
Nick Aguayo “ptooff,” 2019
Nick Aguayo
“ptooff,” 2019
Nick Aguayo “paper,” 2019
Nick Aguayo
“paper,” 2019
Nick Aguayo “Alexandra,” 2019
Nick Aguayo
“Alexandra,” 2019
Nick Aguayo “Untitled,” 2018
Nick Aguayo
“Untitled,” 2018
Nick Aguayo, "Untitled," 2015, Acrylic, flashe, and marble dust, 86.50" H x 79" W, Photo cred: Robert Wedemeyer
Nick Aguayo
"Untitled," 2015
Nick Aguayo Untitled, 2017
Nick Aguayo
"Untitled," 2017
Born in Palm Springs, California
Lives and works in Los Angeles, CA
MFA, University of California, Irvine, Irvine, CA
BA, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA

Selected Solo Exhibitions

“Some Trees,” The Floating Gallery, Auto Brake Center, Los Angeles, CA
"Nick Aguayo," Miles McEnery Gallery, New York, NY
"The Trial," Good Naked Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
"Art at Tamarisk," Tamarisk Country Club, Rancho Mirage, CA
Group Show, Blue Door Gallery, Guerneville, CA
"20 Years," Vielmetter Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA
"Via Cafe," Tif Sigfrids, Comer, GA
"poem from home," curated by Rema Gholum, online
"LA In Bloom: Seven Approaches to Abstraction," curated by Maryam Parsi, Werkartz, Los Angeles, CA
"The Vista: Abstract Painting," Durden and Ray, Los Angeles, CA
"Glyph," Unpaved Gallery, Yucca Valley, CA, Curated by Ryan Schneider
"Wake the Town and Tell the People," Vielmetter Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA
“Synthesis: Some Abstraction in Los Angeles,” Claremont Graduate University, Claremont, CA
"Works on Paper," The Pit, Los Angeles, CA
“Crystal Flowers,” Index, Los Angeles, CA
“Wrong II,” PØST, Los Angeles, CA
“Vantage,” Finishing Concepts, Los Angeles, CA
“Objective / Non Objective,” Gallery Also, Los Angeles, CA (Link)
"Be With Me, a Small Exhibition of Large Paintings,” New Mexico Museum of Art, Santa Fe, NM
"Black / White," curated by Brian Alfred, Ameringer | McEnery | Yohe, New York, NY
Susanne Vielmetter Los Angeles Projects, Culver City, CA
"Black Rabbit, White Hole," Samuel Freeman Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
"Paradox Maintenance Technicians," Torrance Art Museum, Torrance, CA
UC Irvine Graduate Exhibition, LAXART, Los Angeles, CA
"A Romantic Measure," Charlie James Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
UC Irvine Thesis Exhibition, Irvine, CA
"Traumatic Materiality," Autonomie, Los Angeles, CA
"My head is falling out, so Im standing on my stomach," Artist Curated Projects, The Armory Center for The Arts, Pasadena, CA
"Ne Me Quitte Pas," University Art Gallery, UC Irvine, Irvine, CA
"Action (Un)Packed: Abstraction After Action," Commonspace, Los Angeles, CA
"GLAMFA," California State University Long Beach, Long Beach, CA
Workspace Selects, House on Genesee, Los Angeles, CA
Undergraduate Scholarship Exhibition, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA
"No Art Today," INMO Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Nick Aguayo Painting Exhibition, UCLA Undergraduate Art Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Hillel Juried Exhibition, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA
Senior Show, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA

Awards, Grants and Fellowships

Emerging Artist Grant, Rema Hort Foundation, New York, NY
Fees Fellowship, University of California, Irvine
Edward J. and Alice Mae Smith Award, UCLA Department of Art


Aguyao, Nick. "Why This Art: ‘Montauk Highway'," Alta, June 29 (Link)
Akers Point-Dexter, Kathryn. "Nick Aguayo at Vielmetter Los Angeles," Contemporary Art Review Los Angeles, October 2 (Link)
Heitzman, Lorraine. "Vielmetter and Nicodim: 1700 South Santa Fe – Art Gains a Foothold," Art and Cake, September 23 (Link)
Drambot, Shana Nys. "Art Guide: Saturday, September 7th in Downtown," LA Weekly, September 4 (Link)
Adams, Lisa. "Art Los Angeles Contemporary 2016: Through the Eyes of a Painter," January 29
Jadrnak, Jackie. "Enchanting art," Journal North, October 21
Jansen, Char. "Artists' Desks," Artslant, January 27
"The City of Angels in A Starring Role," Art Auction, January
King, Jennifer. "Nick Aguayo at Susanne Vielmetter Los Angeles Projects," Artforum, October (Link)

Public Collections

The Bronx Museum of the Arts, Bronx, NY
Palm Springs Art Museum, Palm Springs, CA

Exhibition Catalogues and Publications

Aguayo, Nick. "Quarantine Drawings," La Loma Projects, Los Angeles, CA