Lauren Nickou has presented solo exhibitions at Ferro Strouse Gallery (Brooklyn, NY) and Tubb Plug (Queens, NY). Recent group exhibitions include Freight and Volume (New York, NY), New Release (New York, NY), Queens College, City University of New York (Queens, NY), among others. Nickou was also shown with New Release at the Upstairs Art Fair (Amagansett, NY) this past summer. She has received a Pollock-Krasner Foundation Fellowship and completed a residency with the Woodstock Byrdcliffe Guild. A work from her unicorn series was recently acquired by the San Antonio Museum of Art. Nickou lives and works in Ridgewood, Queens.