Nicholas Pound graduated from Elam in 2015 with a first class honours degree. Nicholas is interested in contemporary American poetry, often using modern poets strategies to create. The result are paintings full of rules and interpretation. Idiosyncrasy and Malapropistic malaise. Recent exhibitions include Tiny Biceps, Satchiandsatchiandsatchi, Auckland 2018; Eden Arts – The First Karekare Residency, Pah Homestead, Auckland, 2018 & A trip to the Beach, play_station, Wellington, 2017.