Born 1954, Brooklyn, NY

Lives and works in New York City and Amagansett, NY



M.F.A., The New York Studio School, 2015. Painting atelier with Graham Nickson.

J.D., University of Michigan Law School, 1982

B.A., Harvard College, 1975


Solo Shows

Nina Gillman: Paintings, Prints, and Collage. Presented by Elena Prohaska Fine Arts at the Kathryn Markel Gallery, Bridgehampton, NY, 2020

MFA Thesis Show, New York Studio School, New York, NY, 2015


Group Shows

Guild Hall Members Show, East Hampton, NY, 2013 − 2019

Springs Improvement Society Members Show, East Hampton, NY, 2016 − 2019

Box Art Invitational, East Hampton, NY, 2015 − 2019

Manhattan Graphics Center, The Print Effect juried show, 2018

Holiday Invitational, Ille Arts Gallery, Amagansett, NY, 2014 − 2017

Artists of the Springs Invitational, East Hampton, NY, 2014, 2017

East End Arts Juried Collage Show, Riverhead, NY, 2017

National Academy Museum and School, Creative Mischief juried show, New York, NY, 2016

Amagansett Historical Association Invitational, Amagansett, NY, 2013 − 2016


Non-Profit Board Memberships

LongHouse Reserve, East Hampton, NY

Amagansett Life-Saving and Coast Guard Station Museum, Amagansett, NY


Legal Work Experience

In-house counsel at Colgate-Palmolive Company, 1986 – 2011. Progressed through various roles over the years to become Deputy General Counsel and Assistant Secretary to the Board of Directors. Took early retirement in 2011.

Associate at Debevoise & Plimpton, 1983 to 1986

Law clerk to U.S. District Judge Edward Weinfeld, Southern District of New York, 1982 to 1983