About Nicola Goode

Nicola Goode is a Los Angeles native, whose art practice includes documentary photography, mixed media and architectural installation. A member of the International Cinematographer’s Guild and The Society of Motion Picture Still Photographers, Nicola has worked as a still photographer on numerous feature film and television productions. She holds an MFA from Otis College of Art & Design and a BFA from Yale University. Her work has been exhibited internationally and is in private collections. She is based in Venice, CA where in 2015 she founded and codirects a project and performance space, The Little House Gallery.



exhibitions (group shows)

2015/2016 Dec. 7 – Jan. 3, “The Billboard Creative Q4 Show”, Los Angeles, CA 33 artists in a citywide billboard exhibition curator Mona Kuhn
2015  “Fresh Focus” Leica Gallery, Los Angeles curator Pauline Rogers
2015  “Focus PhotoLA”  Photo Basel, Basel, Switzerland
2015 “20 Years of the SMPSP” Mack Sennett Studios, Los Angeles, CA 2014  “Sky Box” Proxy Gallery, Los Angeles  (solo exhibit)
2011 “Society of Motion Picture Still Photography” American Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, Los Angeles, CA
2010  “The Love Show”, DRKRM Gallery, Los Angeles curator John Matkowsky
2008 “Transformations”, photos from Transgender Teen series FotoFest, Houston, Texas jury selected artist for public spaces
2008 “East of Eden”, DRKRM Gallery at Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery 2008  “Havana Panorama”, Center for Experimental Art and Architecture
(solo exhibit) Los Angeles, CA curator Ara Oshagan
2003 “Freeze Frame” Orange County Center for Contemporary Art, Santa Ana, CA 1999 “American Film Stills”, Fototeka de Cuba Gallery, Havana, Cuba


projects (ongoing)

Little House Gallery, Venice CA,
Director/Co-creator of project space and curatorial endeavor
Artist in Residence: Mack Sennett Studios, Los Angeles, 2014-15
Video projection and permanent photo installation
Documenting artists in production & performance, including:
Bill Viola, Suzanne Lacy, Andrea Bowers



2014 Canon Hollywood; Camera Women LA, summer speaker series
2011-2012 Venice Arts; Santa Ana Youth photo workshops
2005 – 2009 Children’s Hospital, Los Angeles, CA; transgender teen workshops Guiding students in the creation of photographic & written diaries



2014 Otis College of Art & Design, MFA public practice
1985 Yale University, BFA, photography, sculpture
Photography workshops, Mary Ellen Mark, Oaxaca Mexico



International Cinematographers Guild
Society of Motion Picture Still Photographers