Nina Gaby

Essays, art, and healthcare

Recent Visual Art Resume


Bezalel Academy of Art and Design, Jerusalem, Israel 1969-1971

School for the American Crafts, Rochester Institute of Technology, BFA 1975

University of Rochester, BS, MS Nursing 1986, 1990




Full-time studio artist from 1974-1984

Returned to school, became psychiatric nurse practitoner and writer.

2005 began mixed media/ceramic practice.

Currently working on hybrid pieces, showing work in the Northeast.


Past Galleries-solo, group shows, stable artist 1974-1984


Incorporated NY, NY

American HandGeorgetown, DC

Following Sea Lahaina, HI

10 Arrow Cambridge, MA

Hand and Spirit Scottsdale, AZ

Works, Philadelphia, PA

Shoestring Gallery, Rochester, NY

100 Craftsmen, Lockport, NY

Monroe Community College Library Gallery, Rochester, NY

Art of Place, Chandler Center of the Arts, Randolph, VT, co-curator

Nina Gaby Gallery, curated and hosted numerous shows in private gallery space

Notable Collections:

The Renwick Gallery, Smithsonian

Arizona State University

School for the American Crafts, Rochester Institute of Technology

Recent Gallery Events:

“UNBOUND X” Book arts exhibition, Artistree Gallery, Pomfret, VT, opens June 24, runs through July 16,


As We Tilt Towards the Sun” Juried group show, AVA Gallery, Lebanon, NH, opens June 17, runs through July 9,


“Writers as Artists” Group exhibit, Nancy’s Artisinal, Woodstock, NY, one day only, June 10,


“Todo y Nada”Vayo Collage Gallery, Rochester, NY


“Mixed States: Nina and Sari Gaby” The Little Theater Cafe Gallery


Mixed Media 2020 Nazareth College, Rochester, NY

Group show


Fault Lines, Studio Place Arts, Barre, VT

Group Show


Atelier Gallery Marc Gosselin Montreal, Quebec

“Quebec Collage Retailles”



“Other Alphabets,” Ava Gallery Lebanon, NH:

Solo Show


Book Arts Guild of Vermont

Annual exhibits at various galleries including Frog Hollow and SPA, North East Kingdom Artisan’s Guild


Unbound, Artistree Gallery, Pomfret, VT

Annual book arts shows


First place award 2017

Bookbody, New Citie Galerie, Burlington, VT


3 residencies at Vermont Studio Center, 2005-2010


Interview for Art and Perception, 2019, with Shirley Dawson

“Nina Gaby: Ways to Tell a Story”


“When I Was Japanese, On Transparency, Translucency, Opacity in Memoirhybrid essay-mixed media

The Diagram, runner up national essay contest

2015On Transparency, Translucency, Opacity in Memoir