Drawings by Nikola Röthemeyer have been presented in individual and group exhibitions in museums and art venues across Germany and abroad, including Salzburger Kunstverein, Kunsthalle Ravensburg, The Model in Sligo/Ireland, Krefelder Kunstverein, Magazin4 at Bregenzer Kunstverein as well as national and international galleries. Her work is part of the German Bundestag collection in Berlin, the Columbus Art Foundation in Ravensburg, and numerous private collections. Since 2008 Nikola Röthemeyer has been represented by the gallery Kuckei + Kuckei in Berlin.
For her projects and works on paper Nikola Röthemeyer has been awarded with a project grant from the Kunsthaus Kloster Gravenhorst for her participatory work »PillowBook«, a project grant from the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) for Buenos Aires, the Birkner-prize for drawing, an Erasmus grant for Glasgow and the artist-in-residence-program »sommer.frische.kunst« in Bad Gastein, Austria. In 2017 she received the Mathilde-Planck Fellowship to teach drawing at the Pforzheim School of Design.
Nikola Röthemeyer was born in 1972 in Braunschweig. She studied graphic design at Burg Giebichenstein, University of Art and Design Halle, illustration at École des Arts Décoratifs in Strasbourg, visual design at Glasgow School of Art, and visual communication at Weißensee Academy of Art Berlin. From 2002 to 2003, Nikola Röthemeyer was a master student in the drawing class of Nanne Meyer. Since 2017 she teaches experimental drawing, a.o. at School of Design Pforzheim, Academy Schloss Rotenfels and berlin art institute.