NICI JOST
works | about | cv 

Born in 1984 in Banff, Canada.  Lives and works in Zürich, Switzerland.


EDUCATION
2014 – 2016
Masters of Fine Arts | Fine Arts Academy (HGK/FHNW) | Basel
2010
Bachelor of Fine Arts in Media-Art | Fine Arts Academy (HGK/FHNW) | Basel/ Aarau
2008
Internship | Pipilotti Rist | Zürich
2003
Dipl. Photography/Digital Imaging II | NSCC | Halifax, Canada


SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2017
Instinctive desire vol. III | balzer projects | Basel
Instinctive desire vol. II |  Zimmermannhaus | Brugg
2016
Instinctive desire vol. I | Galerie3000 | Bern
2013
ROSAROT | balzer projects | Basel
2011
Frisch | Kabinett Visarte | Zürich 
Earth to Sky | balzer projects | Basel 
just a piece of meadow | Kunstraum Aarau | Aarau

GROUP EXHIBITIONS (SELECTION)
2018
Guck mal Günther, Kunst | Tommasini | Lenzburg
10 Years Base-Alpha Gallery – Part III: Prospects | BaseAlpha Gallery | Antwerp
2017
Ian Anüll – Peinture en Promo | Haus für Kunst | Uri
2016
Jubiläumsausstellung 33 Jahre Kunsthaus Zofingen | Kunsthaus | Zofingen
Formation of Patterns | Kunstraum Florenz | Basel
raum – space | group show | balzer projects | Basel

Quelle Langue Alhors? | Villa Moyard – Espace d’art | Lausanne
2015
Auswahl 15 | Aargauer Kunsthaus | Aarau (Werkbeitrag)
Visual Politics | Regionale 16 | Kunsthalle Palazzo | Liestal
Schwarz-Weiss in Farbe | Kunsthaus Zofingen
Irma La Douce – Revisited | Penthouse Gallery | Zurich
2014
History under your feet – 3000 years of shoes | Spielzeug Welten Museum | Basel

SHOEting Stars ‹Shoes in Art and Design | Kunsthaus Wien Museum | Hundertwasserhaus | Vienna
2013
Auf Schritt und Tritt | Museum Villa Rot | Burgrieden | Germany

Landscape: A Story of Rehabilitation | balzer projects | Basel
What a Wonderful World | Galerie Erika Deak | Budapest
HCP´s 2013 Print Auction | Houston Center for Photography | Houston
Raumwelten | Museum Bärengasse | Zürich
2012
Rock, Paper, Scissors | USA | Mindy Solomon Gallery  | St. Petersburg

ZELENÁ GREEN | Galerie Deset – Waldesovo Muzeum  | Prag
Enigma Della Modernità | Spazio | Chiasso
2011
Auswahl 11 | Aargauer Kunsthaus | Aarau
5X5 Castelló 11 Premi Internacional d’art contemporani Diputació de Castelló | Castello | Spain | Espai d’art contemporani de Castelló

Video Videmus | Fishpiece Gallery | Zürich
BLOW-UP | Villa Wenkenhof  | Riehen
2010
Regionale 11 | FABRIKculture | Hégenheim

Fashionable ART – Die Mode in der Kunst | Kunstraum Riehen | Riehen
2007
One Minute Festival | Aarau

2006
Group Show | Druckerei | Suhr

Dialog Festival | Winterthur | Switzerland


AWARDS AND GRANTS
Alexander Clavel Stiftung Kulturförderpreis | Riehen, Switzerland
Aargauer Kuratorium | Werkbeitrag (Prize)
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PUBLICATIONS
art-tv contribution to the exhibition «visual politics» Kunsthalle Palazzo, Liestal (https://www.art-tv.ch/12086-0-Palazzo-Liestal-Regionale-16.html)
art-tv contribution to the exhibition «Schwarz-Weiss in Farbe», Kunsthaus Zofingen (https://www.art-tv.ch/11609-0-Kunsthaus-Zofingen-Schwarz-Weiss-in-Farbe.html)
100 MIRADAS Al Arte Contemporaneo, p. 54, 2014 Arte Al Limite, Santiago de Chile
Spielplatz Zeitung, Kunst / Kultur, No. 2/2014, p. 19, Spielplatz Presseverein Zürich
At Every Turn, Hoenes-Stiftung und Dr. Stefanie Dathe, Museum Villa Rot 2013, Catalogue of the exhibition, ISBN 978-3-9816250-0-4
ONE LIFE – Stories Told Through Photography, 2012 by See Me Group Inc.
Houston Center for Photography, Print Auction 2013, Catalogue of the exhibition
Enigma della modernità, Visarte Ticino-Zurigo 10 proposte, Catalogue of the exhibition, 2012- ADV Publishing House, ISBN 978-88-7922-109-2
Artistes tous farceurs 1 / Artisti tutti burloni 1, Collectif, 25.03.2012 Éditions Dasein
art-tv contribution to the exhibition «just a piece of meadow», Kunstraum Aarau, 2011 (www.art-tv.ch/7526-0-Kunstraum-Aarau-Nici-Jost.html)
kunst &&// neoanalog, Ars Electronica 2007 Campus2.0, August 2007 FHNW, Aarau