Nicholas Read Kakavas (°1987, Atlanta, United States) is an artist who works in a variety of media. With an autobiographical approach, Kakavas absorbs the tradition of storytelling into daily practice. By recreating the symbols of memory the work becomes a physical manifestation of the past, a form of record keeping for the artist. Nicholas Read Kakavas currently lives and works in Missoula, MT.
My work explores organizing, materializing and validating my thoughts. The process of collecting, altering and re-assembling objects is how I play in the studio. Medium is secondary to the content, allowing myself the freedom to work with various mediums.