Alex Nichols is a San Francisco based conceptual artist who combines writing, performance, video, photography and installation. Her work deconstructs the experience of self as narrated and performed; with a disarming physicality, rigor and humor Alex explores what it takes to reveal ourselves, and the resistance we meet in our external contexts as well as our internal psychological landscape.
She has exhibited and performed locally and internationally, working with renowned institutions such as 18th Street Artist Residency, Headlands Center For The Arts, Djerassi, Bamboo Curtain Studios Taipei, SF Recology as well as participating in Art fairs ZONAMACO Mexico City and Art Miami. She holds a graduate writing degree from California College of Arts.Alex Nichols founded the artist collective TMT Think Make Tank. Alex is works in collaboration as ALEXANDMUSHI:Alex Nichols and Mushi Woosoeong James.
ALEXANDMUSHI: A collaboration b/w Alex Nichols & Mushi Wooseong James examining humanity’s central theme: connection. Conceptual artists engaged in social practice, performance, and process-based documentation including photography, video, writing, and installation.
THINK MAKE TANK:Founded in San Francisco in 2015. Co-founder Mushi Wooseong James. Primary team members; Jorge Bachman and Magali Charbit. Think Make Tank is an Art tank, an artist collective, an art lab for creating experiences. The goal of the collective is to incite dialogue and conversation around how we perceive the world.