About

Nana Williams was born in Vienna, Austria. She is a self-taught artist, who studied Photography at "die Graphische" in Vienna and received her diploma in 2012. She mostly works in the mediums of water color, gouache and ink, but is also active in the fields of sculpture and soft sculpture. She has shown her work across the United States and Europe and has collaborated with clothing companies, small businesses and magazines. Together with her husband she works at their own business "Yetis and Friends", where they craft one of a kind faux taxidermy pieces and art dolls; they held their first solo show in March 2017 at Flowerpepper Gallery in California.
As of 2014 she found a nest in Pasadena, California, where she doodles cats and other creatures in her home sweet home.

EDUCATION
Die Graphische (Höhere Graphische Bundes-Lehr- und Versuchsanstalt), Vienna, Austria
Diploma in Photography in 2012

SHOWS AND PUBLICATIONS

Upcoming Shows
Trading Card Art Show, Gristle Gallery, New York City, Dec 2nd 2017
"Melody", Flower Pepper Gallery, Nov 27th 2017

Past Shows
"Summer Mood", Flower Pepper Gallery, Pasadena, CA
“Wild Heart", Flower Pepper Gallery, Pasadena, CA
"5th Annual Group Show", Flower Pepper Gallery, Pasadena, CA
"Muses of Mount Helikon IV", Helikon Gallery, Denver, CO
"Here Comes Summer", Flower Pepper Gallery, Pasadena, CA
"The Legend of Zelda" Tribute Show at A Shop Called Quest, Claremont, CA
"Starman", a Tribute to David Bowie, 63 Bluxome Street Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Cash and Carry Event at Flower Pepper Gallery, Pasadena, CA
"Krampusmas", 63 Bluxome Street Gallery, San Francisco, CA
"Small Stuff", Bear And Bird Gallery, Lauderhill, FL
"Famous Cats", Fan*Alley, Anaheim, CA
"Freak Show", 63 Bluxome Street Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Coaster Show, La Luz de Jesus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Roald Dahl/Shel Silverstein Tribute show, Fan*Alley, Anaheim, CA
"Spirit of the Wind", Rothick Art Haus, Anaheim, CA
"Art for Animals", Leanna Lin's Wonderland, Eagle Rock, CA
"With Love Your Biggest Fan 2", Arch Enemy Arts, Philadelphia, PA
Cash and Carry Event, Flower Pepper Gallery, Pasadena, CA
"Swim Season", 63 Bluxome St Gallery, San Francisco, CA
"Krampusmas" (2014), 63 Bluxome St Gallery, San Francisco, CA
"Dubious Expedition", Leanna Lin's Wonderland, Eagle Rock, CA
"Decked Out", Olive Hyde Gallery, Fremont, CA
"Aloha, Sametan" Fresh Cafe and Loft in Space (Pow Wow Hawaii), Honolulu, HI
"Krampusmas" (2013), 63 Bluxome St Gallery, San Francisco, CA
"Smile, you Son of a Bitch", Hero Complex Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
"The Draw Show", 63 Bluxome St Gallery, San Francisco, CA
"The Hair Show", Spank Salon, Alameda, CA
"F**k Fashion, More Passion", Kunsthalle Wien, Vienna, Austria

PUBLICATION
"Check Please!", collaborative art book, 2013

EDITORIAL
Biber (Magazine): May 2016, January 2015, March 2014, January 2014, June 2013, February 2013