Nicasio Fernandez standing in front of a bright yellow painting

Nicasio Fernandez

Surreal human emotions

“Painting should excite, agitate and entertain.”

Nicasio Fernandez paints cartoon-like figures, both surreal and bizarre. "Painting the emotional exchange in mind while capturing the essence of daily life wrapped in an absurd territory” is the sentiment at the heart of his work. His figures have skin tones of warm magentas, sun yellows, and glowing oranges. Often, they have exaggerated body parts and facial features. In the studio, Fernandez sta...

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Nicasio Fernandez was born in 1993 in Yonkers, New York. He now lives and works in Mahopac, New York.


Nicasio Fernandez has worked in mediums such as silkscreen prints, giclée prints, and sculpture editions. He’ll sometimes reconfigure a previous work, transforming it into a new form through a different medium.


Fernandez’s work has been shown worldwide, in both solo and group exhibitions, including New York, Los Angeles, London, Paris, and Hong Kong. He also curated a group show Potent at Harper’s Gallery in 2021.

Collaborations with Nicasio Fernandez