Artist Biography: Nyderia Harris is an artist living in Indianapolis, Indiana. She will graduate with a Bachelor’s in Fine Arts in May 2020 from the Herron School of Art and Design/ IUPUI. Her creative practice primarily focuses on sculpture and painting. Nyderia’s passion for art was nurtured since her early childhood by family members and art teachers. She was enlightened and inspired by her family’s artwork when they introduced to her abstract art and paint portraits.

  Nyderia is the recipient of several scholarships and awards, including 1st place award for the Cecil Head Fine Arts Scholarship Award and the Katie Whipple Scholarship given to candidates identified for demonstrating a strong intrinsic work ethic and exceptional skills in art and design. She won first and third place in the Marion County Art Fair in 2013. Nyderia has collaborated with artist Carroll White to create a permanent art collection at Broadway United Methodist Church. Nyderia is currently working on artwork that is based off her journey to the border of the U.S. and Mexico and the stories of Migrants.

 

Email: nyderiaharris@gmail.com Instagram: NHArtpage

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