Nelson Aramis Nuñez is an artist, musician, and MFA Candidate at the New York Academy of Art class of 2019.

He attended the University of Connecticut in 2006, studied Music and French in Paris and graduated from the School of Audio Engineering in New York 2010.

His interests in figurative art and illustration have led to minor commissions and public exhibitions in Brooklyn, New York and finally, admittance to the New York Academy of Art where he majors in Drawing.

Aside from his curriculum at the Academy, Nelson is also a teacher's assistant at the Borough of Manhattan Community College.

Nelson lives in Brooklyn, NY.

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New York Academy of Art

September 2017 - Present

MFA Class of 2019

Major: Drawing


SAE Institute of Technology, NY

October 2008 - April 2010

Diploma: Audio Technology

Major: Music Engineering and Production


University of Connecticut, CT

September 2006 - May 2008

Major: Engineering


Université Paris XIII, France

January 2007 - May 2008

Major: Musicology & French

As part of the UConn Study Abroad program



Teaching Experience

Teacher's Assistant, Borough of Manhattan Community College

February 2018 - Present

Professor: Simon Carr

Class: Drawing II, Undergraduate