Nicole Foran holds an M.F.A. (2008) in Studio Art from the University of Cincinnati, Columbus, Ohio, and a B.F.A. (2005) from the University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada.
Foran is a mixed media artist whose work investigates memory, moral reasoning and identity. Foran’s artwork is exhibited internationally, and she was recently featured in solo exhibitions at the Edward Whitney Center in Sheridan, Wyo., Holy Family University in Philadelphia, and at the Art Reach of Mid Michigan, City of Mount Pleasant, Mich. She has upcoming solo exhibitions at the Fitton Center, Hamilton, Ohio, and at the University of Mobile, Mobile, Ala. Her work also will be presented in a small group exhibition at the James May Gallery in Milwaukee, Wis. Foran came to UNT from Middle Tennessee State University, Murfreesboro, Tenn., where she served as the chair of the Department of Art and Design.