About

Nicole Jean Hill was born and raised in Toledo, Ohio. She received a BFA in photography from the Nova Scotia College of Art and Design and an MFA in Studio Art from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Her photographs have been exhibited throughout the U.S., Europe, Canada and Australia, including Gallery 44 in Toronto, the Australia Centre for Photography in Sydney, and the Blue Sky Gallery in Portland, Oregon. Her work has been featured in the Magenta Foundation publication Flash Forward: Emerging Photography from the U.S., U.K., and Canada, the Humble Art Foundation’s The Collector’s Guide to Emerging Photography, and National Public Radio. Hill has been an artist-in-residence at the Center for Land Use Interpretation in Wendover, Utah, the Ucross Foundation in Wyoming, and the Newspace Center for Photography in Portland, Oregon. She currently resides in Humboldt County, California and is a Professor of Art at Humboldt State University.
Selected Solo and Two Person Exhibitions
2017
Fairbanks Gallery, Corvallis, OR (upcoming)

2016
Cameraworks Gallery, Portland, OR
2015
Metro Gallery, Reno, NV
2014
Thorndike Gallery, Southern Oregon University, Ashland, OR
Fairbanks Gallery, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR
2012
The Front, New Orleans, LA
Piante Gallery, Eureka, CA
Workspace Gallery, Lincoln, NE
2011
Milepost 5, Portland, OR
2009
Morris Graves Museum of Art, Eureka, CA
2008
Blue Sky Gallery, Portland, OR
Shotgun Space, Los Angeles, CA
2007
Piante Gallery, Eureka, CA
2006
Gallery Sottoportego, Venice, Italy
Silver Eye Center for Photography, Pittsburgh, PA
Gallery 44 Centre for Contemporary Photography, Toronto, ON



Selected Group Exhibitions
2017
Lyndon House Arts Center, Athens, GA
The Front, New Orleans, LA
Halden Art Gallery, South Lake Tahoe, CA
2016
Rakyo Photo Center, San Francisco, CA
Atlanta Photography Group, Atlanta, GA
Palo Alto Art Center, Palo Alto, CA
2015
Kunstverein Speyer, Speyer, Germany
2013
San Francisco Arts Commission Gallery, San Francisco, CA
First Street Gallery, Eureka, CA
2012
RISD Museum of Art, Providence, RI
Tanner Hill Gallery, Atlanta, GA
2011
Tanner Hill Gallery, Chattanooga, TN
Root Division, San Francisco, CA
First Street Gallery, Eureka, CA
2010
Wallspace Gallery, Seattle, WA
23 Sandy Gallery, Portland, OR
Reese Bullen Gallery, Arcata, CA
2009
The Front, New Orleans, LA
2008
Lennox Contemporary, Toronto, ON
Galerie Art Mur, Montreal, Quebec
Kathleen Cullen Fine Art, New York City
Griffin Museum of Photography, Boston, MA
2007
Newspace Center for Photography, Portland, OR