Empire, a commissioned installation for the inaugural Women Take the Walls exhibition of the Garrett Museum of Art, IN, exploring the issues of colonialism and multiculturalism, is on view through October 1, 2023
Solo and Feature Shows

2016 | Prepositional Painting, Chashama, NY – Awarded NEA Grant
2014 | Venn, Tompkins Square NYPL, NY – Artcritical Pick
2013 | Source, Bernard Klevickas and CJ Nye, The Second Avenue Firehouse Gallery and Performance Space, NY
2011 | Eponymous, The George Bruce NYPL, NY
2001 | Eponymous, Earth 2 Mars, NY

Group Shows

2022 | The Patriot, O'Flagherty's, NY
2017 | In*Formation : Women in Reflection, curator Ann Smith, Hatch Gallery, MI
2016 | Sideshow Nation: Thru the Looking Glass, Sideshow Gallery, NY
2015 | A Weekend at the Old Gem, presented by Arts@Renaissance with support from the NYC DCA, NY
2014 | Cavellini Festival, curator Mark Bloch, White Box, NY
2014 | Bob and Roberta Smith Art Amnesty, MoMA PS1, NY
2014 | Content in Absence, Montclair Art Museum's Young Curators Program, Pierro Art Gallery, NJ
2014 | Those Little Things, Montclair Art Museum's Young Curators Program, Pierro Art Gallery, NJ
2013 | Curate NYC online exhibition, curator Debra Simon
2013 | Curate NYC online exhibition, curator Amanda Hunt
2013 | The Art of Japanese Fashion, Community Gallery, Toledo Museum of Art, OH 
2013 | The Hullaballoo Collective at Fountain Art Fair, NYC
2012 | It’s a Small, Small, World, curator Jayson Musson, Family Business, NY
2012 | Joie de Vivre, the Hullaballoo Collective at PS Project Space, NYC
2011 | Occupy the Walls: A Poster Show, AC Institute, NYC
2011 | The Salon at 904, Brooklyn, NY
2010 | The Unaffordable Art Fair, curator Gregory de la Haba, New York Studio Gallery, NY
2010 | Power to the People, Feature Inc., NYC
2010 | B.Y.O.A., director Cecilia Alemani, X Initiative at Dia Chelsea, NY
2006 | Macy gallery, Teachers College, Columbia University, NYC
2000 | Plural Dimensions, curator Jack Whitten, SVA Gallery Soho, NY

Publications

2021 | Storm Cellar, No. 10.1
2015 | The Perch, Yale University, Volume 3
2014 | Owen Wister Review
2013 | Calyx, Volume 27, No. 3 – Cover
2013 | The Thing About Drawing, Praeterita, Philip A Hartigan
2013 | CJ Nye, Independent Artist, Artist Chat, ArtBookGuy 
2012 | Art Word: CJ Nye, Cincinnati Art Snob

Projects

2016 | THoF IV image onboard OSIRIR-REx, 2021-2023 unmanned mission to Bennu asteroid, NASA
2015 | Moon Drawing #04802, The Moon Drawings project, Carnegie Mellon University
2011 | Artists and the Economy, Postcard Protest to the White House

Education

2007 | Columbia University, MA Arts Administration
2000 | School of Visual Arts, BA Fine Art