• CV

    NICOLE PYLES
    Nicolepyles.com nicole.e.pyles@gmail.com 630.699.6480

    EDUCATION
    2018 Cranbrook Academy of Art, Fiber. Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
    2014 California College of the Arts, Textiles. Oakland, California

    EXHIBITION RECORD
    2018 Graduate Degree Exhibition, Cranbrook Academy of Art. Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
    2018 Leftovers II, Forum Gallery. Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
    2017 Place[d], Spread Art Gallery. Detroit, Michigan
    2017 Leftovers, Forum Gallery. Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
    2017 Close to Comfort, Flophouse. Royal Oak, Michigan
    2015 From Back to Front, American Tapestry Alliance. americantapestryalliance.org/exhibitions/tex_ata/from-back-to-front/ Juried by Jessica Hemmings.
    2015 Foxy Funk Show, The Dojo. Chicago, Illinois. Juried by Emily Woods & Selena Boyer
    2015 Verse and Vision, Feed. Kankakee, Illinois. Juried by Christina Loraine
    2014 Warped Exposure, Los Medanos College. Pittsburg, California
    2014 Fiber Tales, Garfield Park Art Center, Indianapolis, Indiana
    2014 11th Annual Artist Lofts Open House, Switching Station. Chicago, Illinois
    2014 Sleazy, Kitchen Space Gallery. Chicago, Illinois
    2014 Shades of Impact, Worth Ryder Gallery. Berkeley, California
    2014 Another Type of Arousal, College Avenue Galleries. Oakland, California
    2014 Textilities, Oliver Art Center. Oakland, California

    BIBLIOGRAPHY
    "Nicole Pyles: Sleazy." The Visualist. June 15, 2014 thevisualist.org/2014/06/nicole-pyles-sleazy
    "From Back to Front” Jessica Hemmings, American Tapestry Alliance. 2015 americantapestryalliance.org/exhibitions/tex_ata/from-back-to-front/.
    “Nicole Pyles Weaves in Secret Code about Medical Misery” Dorothé Swinkles, Textiel Plus. 2019
    https://www.textielplus.nl/artikelen/nicole-pyles-weeft-in-geheimschrift-over-medische-misere/

    RELATED EXPERIENCE
    2016 Frame Loom Construction Workshop, Kingswood Academy at Cranbrook. Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
    2012-14 Studio Assistant, California College of the Arts. Oakland, California
    2013 Studio Assistant, Karolina Gnatowski. Chicago, Illinois
    2013 Natural Dye Workshop, Clearbrook, Arlington Heights, Illinois
    2009 Children’s Workshop Volunteer, The Art Institute of Chicago. Chicago, Illinois