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

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...