born 1985

Melissa Godoy Nieto is a multidisciplinary artist exploring painting, drawing, ceramics, printing, performance, installation, sculpture, and video projections.
Born and raised in Mexico, based in Brooklyn, New York.


2005 Painting, Academia D’Arte, Firenze, Italia

2011 Bachelor of Industrial Design, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, New York

Solo Exhibitions

2018        I Had A Flashback, Espronceda, Barcelona 

2016        Ut Pictura Poesis, Platform Gallery, Baltimore, MD

2014        Melissa Godoy Nieto Solo, BRIC House, Brooklyn, NY

2013        Templo, New Mysticism at Spring Break Art Show, New York City

2012        Creaturas, Galería Vértigo, Mexico City 

2012        Creatures of 2012, General Public Project Space. Pictoplasma, Berlin, Germany

Selected Group Exhibitions

2018         Fire Island Artist in Residence Exhibition, Fire Island NY (July)

2018         Stranger Comes to Town, Spring Break Art Show, NYC 

2017         BKLYN Immersive, Brooklyn NY

2017         Black Mirror, Spring Break Art Show, New York City

2016         Mare, Art Mora, New York City

2016         Transaction, Spring Break Art Show , New York City

2016         The Dreams That I Gave Her, NARS Foundation Gallery, Brooklyn

2014         Art Salon III, Collyer’s Mansion, Brooklyn

2014         Character Portraits, Museum for Contemporary Art MARCO, Monterrey, Mexico

2014         The Pictoplasma Portrait Gallery, Berlin, Germany


2018         BAND PRACTICE w/ musician Pedro Soler, Serignan FRANCE         

2018          BAND PRACTICE, Signs & Symbols, NYC

2018         "Echo" BAND PRACTICE w/ musician Joaquim, Spring Break Art Show, NYC 

2017         "Conversation on Rewriting Global Peace" BAND PRACTICE, hosted by TOMS, NYC

2017         BAND PRACTICE, Planeta, NYC

2016         "Paraiso, Paradiso" w/ musician Amedeo Pace, Spring Break Art Show, NYC

2013         "20:02" w/ cellist Topu Lyo, Brooklyn NY

2011-18     The Tablets music . Head Visual Artist


2018        Comuna Serigrafíca Quito. Ecuador (April)

2018        La Sierra Artist Residency. Colombia (May)

2018        Maderas Village Artist Residency. Nicaragua (July-August)

2018        Waaw Residency. Saint-Louis Senegal (December)

2018         Espronceda Center for Art & Culture. Barcelona 

2017         Fire Island National Park Artist Residency, NYC

2017         Doing/Living MarketPlace Artist-in-Residence, NYC

2017         Canal Street Market Artist Incubator, NYC

2011          Pictoplasma Residency, Berlin Germany.


2014         BRIC House Gallery Talks part of Art Education Program, Brooklyn, NY

2013         Flux Factory, Guest Artist at “Borderless” Queens, NYC

2012         Centro de las Artes, Guest Artist. San Luis Potosi, Mexico

2011          Pictoplasma Artist Talk. Berlin, Germany

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