Nick Mauss was born in New York, in 1980, and raised in Munich, Germany. He has exhibited at Galerie Neu, Berlin; 303 Gallery, New York; and, most recently, at the FRAC Champagne-Ardenne, Reims. This fall he will exhibit at Midway Contemporary Art in Minneapolis, release the LP CRYSTAL FLOWERS on Dial records, and begin a guest-professorship in the department of Painting and Drawing at the Hochschule für Bildende Künste, Hamburg.