Nate Heiges

A former gay bathhouse attendant in Texas, Mr. Heiges went on to get an MFA in sculpture at Yale in 2010. He didn't learn manners at either place; those came naturally. He currently lives and works in Brooklyn, NY.


M.F.A. in Sculpture. Yale University, New Haven, CT
B.A. and B.F.A. The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX

Exhibition History

Solo Shows
2013 Virtual Bodies, T. A. J., Bangalore, India
2012 Nate Heiges, President Clinton Projects, Brooklyn, NY
2011 OHGODDAMNIWISHIWASABUSINESSMAN, Cooper's Feminine Apparel, New Haven, CT
2011 Khaki Dreams of Plush, Primetime, Brooklyn, NY
2010 Why Is A Gentleman Like a Hinge?, Green Gallery, Yale University

Selected Group Shows
2016Wrap Your Arms Around Me, Gallery Diet, Miami, FL
2015Clorox, Envy, curated by Miles Huston, Still House Group Gallery, Red Hook, NY
2015 Underdonk @ ESXLA, organized by ARTRA Curatorial and Ashley Garrett, ESXLA, Los Angeles, CA
2015 Underdonk & Friends, Underdonk, Brooklyn
2014 Video Snacks 3, curated by ALLGOLD, MoMA PS1, Queens, NY
2014 The Shandaken Project Retrospective, Creative Time swing space, New York, NY
2013 Location, Location, Location, curated by Sun You, various locations, New York, NY
2012 I Know This But You Feel Different, Marc Jancou Gallery, New York, NY
2012 House Arrest, curated by Terri Smith, Franklin Streetworks, Stamford, CT
2012 Tabula Rasa, curated by Aimée Burg, Curious Matter, Jersey City, NJ
2011 Fax, curated by João Ribas, Carpenter Center, Harvard University, Cambridge MA
2011 Two Fold, curated by Colleen Asper & Ethan Greenbaum, The Suburban, Oak Park IL
2009 House Project, Westport Arts Center, Westport CT

2015 The Yaddo Residency, Saratoga Springs, NY; 2013 The T.A.J. Residency, Bangalore, India; 2012 The Shandaken Project Artists' Residency, Shandaken, NY; 2010 Nominee for Printed Matter's Awards for Artists, New York NY; 2010 Nominee for Terra Foundation Residency, Giverny France; 2010 Nominee for BYTS (Young Bosch Talent Show) Hetrodenbosch, The Netherlands

Public Collections
The Drawing Center. New York, NY