Nick Evans was born in Mufulira, Zambia. In 1999 he spent a year at the Royal College of Fine Arts, Stockholm before studying at Glasgow School of Art. He has been awarded residencies at Tate St Ives and in the Netherlands at the European Ceramic Work Centre. In 2011 Evans carried out a seven month research period within the Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art as part of an Artists’ Fellowship Programme. Important exhibitions have included: Plaster: Casts & Copies, The Hepworth Wakefield, Wakefield (2015); Devils in the Making, GoMA, Glasgow (2015); /prospekt/ Funktion / Disfunktion – Kunstzentrum Glasgow, Neues Museum Nürnberg, Nuremberg (2013) and Solar Eyes, Tramway, Glasgow (2013). He lives and works in Glasgow.