Nicole Havekost: Chthonic

Wednesday | January 20 | 5pm

Nicole Havekost will present work from her exhibition, Chthonic, currently installed at the Minneapolis Institute of Art. The term “chthonic” refers to mythological creatures, which Havekost has created from felt and installed as large-scale sculptures throughout the gallery space.

Havekost lives and works in Rochester, Minnesota. She earned a BFA in printmaking from the Rhode Island School of Design and a MFA from the University of New Mexico, also in printmaking. She is a 2013 and 2018 recipient of the Minnesota State Arts Board’s Artist Initiative grant. She is an experienced educator and currently an Adjunct Professor of Drawing at Winona State University.

Image courtesy of the Minneapolis Institute of Art. 

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