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Nic Placeres is a northwestern artist who primarily specializes in ceramics and painting. Born and raised in the Seattle area, he attended Vassar College where he earned his BFA in Studio Art in 2013. Nic works as a freelance commission artist and private art instructor. His ceramics are noted for their minimalist shapes and selective tones while his paintings follow the fauvist and pop art traditions of large scale and vivid colors.