Nikole Hidalgo McGregor

Birthdate: N/A

Birthplace: Peru 

Based location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada 

Social profiles 

Nikole Hidalgo McGregor artist website 

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Nikole Hidalgo McGregor Vimeo 

Nikole Hidalgo McGregor profile Film Free Way


Nikole Hidalgo McGregor (Tacna, Peru) 

Nikole Hidalgo McGregor is a Peruvian-Canadian designer, researcher, and new media visual artist based in Toronto. She holds a certificate in design studies with honours distinction from Algonquin College in Ottawa (2014), a bachelor of fine arts in integrated media with distinction from the Ontario College of Art and Design in Toronto (2018), a master of arts in communication and culture from Toronto Metropolitan University in Toronto (2022), and in the same year she began a doctorate in cinema studies from the University of Toronto. Nikole’s films have been part of the OCAD campus life Consent video series. In 2019, in partnership with Carlos McGregor, she was part of the Roundtable self-directed residency program hosted at the Dragon Academy in Toronto. 

Nikole Hidalgo McGregor’s studio work uses mixed-media film and technology to explore the deep relationships between aesthetics and socially aware narratives. Her new media works have been exhibited in galleries, screenings, and film festivals including the Aga Khan Museum Light Up the Dark series of projections (2022), Paved Art online screening (2020–2021), and featured in the VisuElles Film Festival (2019).

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Solo exhibitions

Nikole Hidalgo McGregor solo exhibition Wand-ing, Xspace, Toronto, 2018 

Nikole Hidalgo McGregor press release solo exhibition Wand-ing, Xspace, Toronto, 2018 

Nikole Hidalgo McGregor exhibition essay by Dana Snow, solo exhibition Wand-ing, Xspace, Toronto, 2018

Collective exhibitions

Nikole Hidalgo McGregor program collective screening, Light up the dark, Aga Khan Museum, 2022 

Nikole Hidalgo McGregor catalogue online screening New Works Toronto, Paved Arts, 2020–2021 

Nikole Hidalgo McGregor collective screening VisuElles Film Festival, 2019 

Nikole Hidalgo McGregor exhibition essay collective exhibition Soft Traction, curated by Mary Chen and Theresa Wang, at Xspace, Toronto, 2019 

Nikole Hidalgo McGregor press release screening 11th CMS International Children’s Film Festival, 2019 

Nikole Hidalgo McGregor press release screening Animarte 14th International Student Animation Festival of Brazil, 2018


Nikole Hidalgo McGregor interview by Heather Evelyn, OCAD blog, 2018


Nikole Hidalgo McGregor video Portfolio Review, Sur Gallery, 2020 

Nikole Hidalgo McGregor online video for OCAD campus Life Video Series Consent, 2019

Published work by Nikole Hidalgo McGregor

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Published work about Nikole Hidalgo McGregor 

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Press release

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List of Grants, Awards and Projects

Nikole Hidalgo McGregor Roundtable self-directed residency, 2019 

Nikole Hidalgo McGregor press release recipients of the Yonge-Dundas Square Public Digital Exhibition Career Launcher, 2019 

Documents courtesy of the artist 

Biography (2022)

CV (2022)

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