Nicholas Ruiz

Queens artist ties the knot
Queens artist ties the knot
Arts & Music Alexa Altman 3/06/2012 at 6:54AM

Dapper, dashing and debonair, the notoriously sophisticated bow tie has acquired an artistic injection from a Queens creative. Nicholas Ruiz constructs imaginative bow ties from found objects, fashioning his original accessories from everything from pills to newspaper, film negatives to wine corks. Originally from Florida, Ruiz attended college at Drexel University in Philadelphia, where he [...]