2016 BFA University of Missouri-Columbia


Photogrvphy Magazine 2016 Grant

SCAN Tarragona Full Contact Finalist

Burn Magazine / Fujifilm 2016 Young Talent Award. Runner up

Magenta Foundation Flash Forward 2016. US Winner

1 Year Residency + Scholarship. Fabrica Research Center. Treviso, Italy

2015 Aperture Portfolio Prize

2015 Lenscratch Student Prize

First Prize. FOTOGRAFIA - Call For Artists 2015

Top 50. Stuart Pilkington's 100 Mile Radius Project

Solo Exhibitions

2015 Aperture Portfolio Prize Exhibition. Aperture Foundation. New York NY

Selected Exhibitions

Uncharted. Athens Photo Festival 2017. Athens Greece

Notes from Anywhere. Fotografia Europea. Reggio Emilia, Italy

Habitat. FORMAT International Photo Festival. Derby UK

(Re)Inventing Nature. FOTODOK Documentary Photography Space. Utrecht NL

Profound Silence. Curated Exhibition. 2016 Jimei x Arles International Photo Festival. Xiamen China

The Armory Show. New York NY

FOTOGRAFIA Festival International. Museum of Contemporary Art of Rome. Italy

Throwing Light / Catching Shadows. Cressman Center for Visual Art. Louisville KY

Hybrid Forms & Interdisciplinary Practice. Hokin Project. Chicago IL

Breaking Boundaries VI. Pingyao International Photography Festival. Pingyao China

The Gardener, The Impostor, The Surface of the Moon. Craft Studio Gallery. Columbia MO

Der Greif - A Process. Neue Galerie. Höhmannhaus Germany

Survey of the Plains. University of Kansas Art & Design Gallery. KS

Virtual Reality. Foundry Art Centre. Saint Louis MO

Revealing Place. Pittsburgh Filmmakers. PA

Revealing Place. Bingham Gallery. Columbia MO

Revealing Place. St. Edwards University Fine Art Gallery. Austin TX

Contributions and Publications

A New Nothing conversation with Chase Barnes

Pothole. Special Collections Press

Composite Prints of the Universe. Interview. Lomography

Episode 4: Drew Nikonowicz. Keep the Channel Open. Podcast

Outer Spaces. Landscape Stories

Andrew Nikonowicz. Columbia Daily Tribune

On to the Big Apple. Mizzou Endeavours

A Tiny Toy Telescope. Places Journal

This World and Others Like It. Pacific Dissent Magazine

This World and Others Like It. Interview. Fotografia Magazine

World 2.0 Conversation. Interview. Magenta Magazine

Drew Nikonowicz. Interview with Gianpaolo Arena. CALAMITA/À

This World and Others Like It. Interview. Lensculture

From Here On. Ain't Bad Magazine

Der Greif - A Process. Der Greif


Fabrica Research Centre. 2016

Medium Festival of Photography San Diego. (Video)

2015 Midwest SPE Regional Conference


Smithsonian National Museum of American History