Laine Nixon

BFA, Painting, University of South Florida, Tampa
BS, Mathematics, University of Tennessee, Knoxville


2024 SPAACES Artists' Group Exhibition, Arts Advocates, Sarasota, FL (forthcoming)

2024 Topos, Soft Water Gallery, St. Petersburg, FL

2023 Vitruvian Triad, 621 Gallery, Tallahassee, FL

2021 Rough Around the Edges, SPAACES, Sarasota, FL
2020 Collaboration, SPAACES, Sarasota, FL
2019 600 Degrees, SARTQ Popup Exhibition, Sarasota, FL
2019 Intro, Gaze Modern, Sarasota, FL
2018” Laine Nixon: Unfixed, Alfstad& Contemporary, Sarasota, FL
2017 Le Papier, Dunedin Fine Arts Center, Dunedin, FL
2017” Laine Nixon: Becoming Unfinished, Gallery 221@HCC, Tampa, FL
2017 Organic Geometry, M Chapel Projects, Sarasota, FL
2017 Fantastic Ekphrastic, Soft Water Studios, St. Petersburg, FL
2017 Red, Palmetto Art Center, Palmetto, FL
2016 Hot Summer Cool Works, [blank] slate gallery, Sarasota, FL
2016 SARTQ Print Exhibition, Art Center Sarasota, Sarasota, FL
2015 Green, Mitchell Gallery, Englewood Art Center, Englewood, FL
2015 Key Influence, Longboat Key Center for the Arts, Longboat Key, FL
2015 Here and Now, State of the Arts Gallery, Sarasota, FL
2015 Defining Abstraction, Selby Gallery, Ringling College of Art and Design, Sarasota, FL
2015 Ringling Underground (April), The Ringling Museum, Sarasota, FL
2014 Women Contemporary Artists Fall Exhibition, Art Center Manatee, Bradenton, FL
2014 Coming Home, Art Center Sarasota, Sarasota, FL
2014 These are not Illusions, The Players Theater, Gallery I, Sarasota, FL
2014 Breaking Tradition, Art Center Sarasota, Sarasota, FL
2013 Shift, The Vault, Tampa, FL
2013” Free Silly, Centre Gallery, Tampa, FL
2012” Antimatter, Centre Gallery, Tampa, FL
” solo exhibitions

Hillsborough Community College (Permanent Collection)
RBC Wealth Management
SRQ Media Group

Grants, Residencies, and Awards

2022 Halo Arts Project Fellowship, Sarasota, FL

2021 Halo Arts Project Fellowship, Sarasota, FL
2017 The Hermitage Artist Retreat, Englewood, FL
2016 John Ringling Towers Fund Individual Artist Award, Sarasota, FL
2016 Selected Artist, Creative Capital Foundation Professional Development Program funded by
The Florida Division of Cultural Affairs
2015 Key Influence, Residency and Exhibition, Longboat Key Center for the Arts, Longboat Key, FL
2012 USF College of Engineering ArtBank Award

Professional Affiliations
Current studio artist at SPAACES

Alumni member artist of SARTQ, the Petticoat Painters, and Women Contemporary Artists.