David Nyzio

American, b. 1958
David Nyzio is an artist whose work brings together science and art. Born in Massachusetts, he received his Bachelor’s degree from Southeastern Massachusetts in 1982. In 1983, Nyzio moved to Brooklyn, New York and earned his MFA from Pratt Institute.  
Nyzio’s inspiration stems from his interest natural history. He uses materials such as, charcoal, algae, cyanobacteria, and insects to represent concepts of science in several forms of art. 
His work has been exhibited throughout the United States, including The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; Attleboro Museum, Attleboro, MA; Postmasters Gallery, New York; The Contemporary Museum, Honolulu, HI; New Museum of Contemporary Art; New York; The Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, NY; the DIA Foundation, New York, and many more. 
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