Nicolette Nijensohn lives with her family and her two dogs in Chicago. She is originally from the South of France.
She enjoys traveling the world, exercising, cultural events, music, and reading.
Most of all she loves to laugh, children and art!
1992 Lyceé Albert 1er de Monaco
Académie de Nice
Baccalauréat Arts and Literature, France
1998 Universita’ degli Studi di Milano
International Law Certificate, Milan, Italy
2000 University of Wisconsin-Madison
B.A. in Political Science /
Child Development, Madison, WI
2018 University of Chicago
Visual Arts Certificate, Chicago, IL
Member artist of the Greenleaf Art Center in Rogers Park: www.greenleafartcenter.com
Member of the Illinois Art Education Association
Currently, as a University of Chicago Graham School student, I have been working on deepening my understanding of how to use art in a classroom setting. Also, I have been researching on how art’s healing and transformative powers, colors and perception can affect one’s emotional wellbeing. My certificate is in progress...