Nancy Elsamanoudi is a Brooklyn based artist. She holds a MFA in Painting/Drawing from Pratt Institute and a BA from Miami University.
Her work investigates the tension created in the merging of culture and nature, and plays with notions of contingency, fragmentation and continuity. Her work also explores ideas of veiling and unveiling, concealing and revealing, masking and exposing,
In her paintings and drawings, she works with a visual vocabulary that incorporates geometric shapes with curvilinear lines, calligraphic elements, biomorphic and suggestively figurative forms.