Nola Hanson

Nola Hanson (b. 1991, Milwaukee, Wisconsin) is trans artist whose practice centers the role of embodiment in contemporary social systems. Nola received their BFA in Painting and Art Criticism from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee in 2014. Nola is the founder of Trans Boxing, an artist-run boxing club based in New York City. Nola’s practice includes independent work and collaborative socially engaged projects, and has been shown in New York, Chicago, Portland, and Milwaukee.

​Bryant Park Shoeshine, performance, 2016
Trans Boxing Sparring Practice, Brooklyn, NY, 2019