ABOUT

Marianne Nix Art in Hampstead London

Marianne’s artwork is concerned with accumulated influences legacy and ideas. Working on her art in Hampstead London, Marianne is creating a series of landscape related works that are closely linked to her local surroundings and those who live and have lived there such as Piet Mondrian and Sigmund Freud.

Charles Darwin and JD Hooker correspondence

As part of an ongoing series of work Marianne Nix is  researching the correspondence of Charles Darwin and JD Hooker during their long friendship and exchange of ideas before Charles Darwin published The Origin of Species.

Photography, digital tools, traditional oil painting, printing

Marianne Nix’s work combines photography, the use of digital tools, traditional oil painting and printing techniques. Her artworks present observations and thoughts on life today.

Exhibited widely, Collected Internationally

Marianne Nix work is exhibited with i-contemporary art at the Affordable Art Fair Hampstead and Battersea. Selected for exhibition with the Printmakers Council in various UK exhibitions, the Mall Galleries (2012), The Royal Society of Painter Printmakers (2016), the Royal Academy Summer Exhibition (2012, 2013), and the Victoria & Albert museum print collection London.

Education

Middlesex University London MA digital interactive media 1999
University of Gloucestershire BA(hons) fashion design 1982
University of the Creative Arts Farnham – Arts foundation 1978

Related work experience

Director/Producer cultural video documentaries NHK Japan Broadcasting 1989-1998
Digital media product manager Vodafone 2000 – 2003

Collections

Victoria & Albert Museum London Print collection, Private collections in the UK, Norway, Italy, Germany, USA, Canada, Australia

Shortlisted

National Open Art Competition 2014
Threadneedle prize 2012
Royal Institute of Oil Painters 2013

Publications & Press:

British International Mini print exhibition catalogue ISBN 9780906067031

March 2018 – BBC One – DIY SOS – Nick Knowles and the team help a victim of the terrorist attach on Westminster Bridge, London.
Ham & High Property News August 2017 -‘ This London art gallery lets you try before you buy’
Ham & News April 2015 -‘ Artist captures changing face of Hampstead Heath in new landscapes’
Surrey Life News – Dec 2014 ‘Surrey themed stocking fillers’
Ham & High News 2013 ‘Artist makes Royal Academy show for second year’
Ham & High News 2012 ‘Artist fulfils her dream to exhibit at showpiece’
Ham & High News 2012 ‘Runaway success, Artist Marianne Nix draws inspiration from her surroundings’

art in Hampstead London