Nicholai Khan was born in Trinidad & Tobago. As a young boy, he moved to Queens, New York where he was raised and still resides. His passion for art has grown stronger in him since childhood. He currently paints and illustrates full-time while growing his reputation in New York’s art scene. He has written and illustrated a children’s book entitled “Nicho the Tiger” and has displayed his paintings at galleries, such as The National Arts Club in Gramercy and Five Pointz in Long Island City. He is currently represented by Agora Gallery in Chelsea, also known as the center of the art world. In his spare time, he visits schools and youth programs to share his life experiences and love of art. He also volunteers at the Queens Public Library with Gail Giordano, Assistant District Attorney of Queens, to help troubled teens become productive members of society through developing their creative expression.