Nemanja Nikolić (born 1987) graduated from the Faculty of Fine Arts in Belgrade in 2010, department of Painting. He finished his PhD studies at the same faculty in 2019. He has presented his works on solo exhibitions since 2010: in the Art Gallery of the Cultural Center of Belgrade, Gallery Dix9 Helene Lachermoise in Paris, Belgrade Youth Center, Rima Gallery in Kragujevac, U10 Art Space in Belgrade, etc. He has participated in many group exhibitions in the country and abroad: Caixa Forum in Madrid and Barcelona, Kunsthal KadE in Amersfoort in the Netherlands, Kunstlerhaus in Vienna, 56th and 57th October Salon in Belgrade (Belgrade Biennale), Center for Contemporary Art of Montenegro, etc. From 2018 he works on Faculty of Fine Arts as assistent profesor.
He has won several art awards, such as Award for drawing at the Triennial of Drawings and Small Sculpture by Association of Fine Artists of Serbia, Award for drawing from Vladimir Veličković Fund, special award for mural and wall installation from Raiffeisen Bank and Gallery 12HUB and Award for an exceptional creative innovation from Miloš Bajić Fund. His works featured in many private and public collections including ABN AMRO collection in Amsterdam, The Lucas Museum of Narrative Art in Los Angeles, WAP Foundation in Seoul, Ekard Collection in Hague, JMS collection in Paris, Collection of October Salon (Cultural Center of Belgrade), Wiener Städtische collection, Telenor Collection in Belgrade etc.
Nemanja Nikolić is initiator of Belgrade based U10 Art Space. Lives and works in Belgrade.