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Nicholas Hill, a 2017 Guggenheim Fellow, received his BFA from Michigan State University and his MA and MFA degrees from the University of Iowa. Hill has exhibited his work in more than 150 solo and group exhibitions throughout the USA and in Germany, Chile, India, France, Denmark, Poland, the Czech Republic and the UK. He has been awarded international residencies in Dresden, Germany; Greve, Italy, Santiago, Chile; Valparaiso, Chile, and Vadodara, India. In the USA, Hill has been granted residencies at the MacDowell Colony, Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, the Ragdale Foundation and the Art Students League’s Center at Vytlacil in New York. He has received grants from ArtMatters- NYC, the New York State Foundation for the Arts, the Ohio Arts Council, the Kansas Arts Council and the Greater Columbus Arts Council. Currently, Hill is Professor of Art at Otterbein University in Columbus, Ohio.

"The GCAC Dresden Residency was the foundation for my internationally-informed, studio work. It was followed by an OAC-sponsored Dresden residency and ten subsequent trips to Dresden for three solo exhibitions and several group exhibitions."