Tom Nussbaum is known for a variety of work including sculpture, drawings, paper cuts, prints, children’s books, animations, functional design objects, and public artworks.
Tom has been making art continuously for over forty years. His sculpture and works on paper have been exhibited in galleries and museums across the United States, and internationally. He has completed over thirty-five site-specific commissions located in a variety of public settings including public plazas, train stations, schools, hospitals, libraries, environmental centers, and playgrounds.
Tom has been a visiting artist and lecturer at a number of colleges and universities, and has served on many peer review panels and juries. He has been awarded two New Jersey State Individual Artist Fellowships and is a three-time MacDowell Colony Fellow.
He currently works from his studios in East Orange, NJ, and Burlington Flats, NY.