Nicole Herbert resides in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. She graduated from Lafayette College with degrees in Anthropology and Art. After college, she served as a Peace Corps volunteer in Niger, West Africa. She received her MFA in Studio Art from the Maryland Institute College of Art, where she was awarded the MFA in Studio Art Scholarship and the Surdna Art Education Studio Fellowship. She currently teaches high school visual arts courses. She has also worked as an adjunct Critical Studies professor in MICA’s low residency MFA program and has taught sculpture courses at Lebanon Valley College. Nicole has exhibited her work and participated in public arts projects in California, Virginia, Pennsylvania, Ohio, Maryland, North Carolina, Beijing, New York, and Washington D.C.