Nancy Brooks Brody was born in New York City, where she lives and works.
Brody’s work has been included in group exhibitions including Trigger: Gender as a Tool and a Weapon, New Museum, New York; arms ache avid aeon: Nancy Brooks Brody / Joy Episalla / Zoe Leonard / Carrie Yamaoka: fierce pussy amplified, at the ICA Philadelphia, and Beeler Gallery, Columbus, Ohio; Dear Valérie…, Kunsthalle Bern, Bern, Switzerland; Veils, Hiram Butler Gallery, Huston Texas; Galocher, Bortolami Gallery, New York; Confinement: Politics of Space and Bodies, CAC (Contemporary Arts Center), Cincinnati, OH; Dust – The Plates of the Present, Centre Pompidou, Paris, France; FOUND: Queer Archaeology; Queer Abstraction, Leslie-Lohman Museum, New York; Small Sculpture, Shane Campbell Gallery, Chicago; RAW/COOKED, Brooklyn Museum, New York; Looking Back: The White Columns Annual, selected by Clarissa Dalrymple, White Columns, New York; Movement Schmoovement, La Mama La Galleria New York; (des)accords communs or Drawing in the Making, FRAC Haute- Normandie, France.
Recent Solo exhibitions include Nancy Brooks Brody, Klaus Von Nichtssagend Gallery; Book Marks, Fortnight Institute, New York; SUITES IN SPACE: Merce Drawings and Color Forms, Andrew Kreps Gallery, New York, Curated by Alenha Katsof; Nancy Brooks Brody, Virgil de Voldere, New York; Decoy of New Showers, Nancy Brooks Brody + David Nelson, invited by Jo-ey Tang, GALERIE JOSEPH TANG, Paris France.
Curatorial projects include David Nelson, (co-curated with Jonathan Berger), at 80WSE Gallery, New York University and Movement Schmoovement, (co-curated with Linda Matalon) at La Mama La Galleria, New York City.
Nancy Brooks Brody’s work is in the permanent collections of The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles; FRAC Haute-Normandie, France; and Fonds National d’Art Contemporain, Paris; and Centre Pompidou, Paris.