Nick Madden is equal parts mad scientist, amusement park groundskeeper, basement tinkerer, and crazy uncle. He was born in 1978 and grew up in Mableton, Georgia. After graduating in 2002 with a degree in Drawing and Painting from the University of Georgia, he dedicated the next several years of his life to teaching art to young people around Metro Atlanta. Since 2011 Madden has shown his work at galleries and museums across the city including MOCA GA, ATHICA, MINT, WonderRoot, and Eyedrum. He is a MINT Board Member, a Walthall Fellow, and a Hambidge Resident. Nick lives in Decatur, Georgia with his ever-patient wife and goofy dogs.