Nicole Emanuel

CultureBank, Kansas City

Nicole has been a painter, muralist and involved in securing spaces for artists for over 38 years. She began in 1980s San Francisco Mission District, in 1990s she worked at ArtSpace Projects in Minneapolis and in 2011 she founded InterUrban ArtHouse in Kansas. There, she works as Artistic Director among 19 studios, 30 working artists, 5 public programs and innumerable partnerships in the Kansas City area.