Christina Nicola (b. 1993, Plano, Texas) is a painter and draughtswoman based in Brooklyn, NY. Exploring what it means to exist in the concept of "blackness", Nicola uses a variety of mark making and mixed media to harness the energy and soul that lies beneath the skin's surface. Christina Nicola has participated in various exhibitions predominantly in South Florida, Tennessee, and New York. Earning her BA in studio art from the University of Central Florida, Christina Nicola lives and works between New York and Miami.