Nicholas Economos lives near Big Flats, New York. His art practice includes software art, responsive media art, sound, video, and animation. He is an Editor Emeritus for Rhizome.org at The New Museum of Contemporary Art in NYC. His awards include an Individual Artist Project Grant in Film, Media, and New Technology Production from the NYS Council on the Arts; a Newcomer Award at the Darklight Film Festival in Dublin, Ireland; and an Individual Excellence Award in Media Arts from the Ohio Arts Council.
He has exhibited at Currents in Santa Fe, NM; Art Interactive in Cambridge, MA; Hallwalls in Buffalo, NY; Art in General in NYC; Fylkingen in Stockholm, Sweden; Contemporary Arts Center in Cincinnati, Ohio; SESI Gallery in Sao Paulo City, Brazil; Window Project Space in Auckland, New Zealand; Chiangmai New Media Art Festival in Bangkok, Thailand; DigiFest in Toronto, Ontario; and the Cyberarts Festival in Boston, MA. He was invited to be in the DVD anthology by Electronic Arts Intermix, " ETC: Experimental Television Center 1969–2009". He taught media art for the Department of Expanded Media at the School of Art and Design at Alfred University and the T.I.M.E.-Digital Arts Department at The Cleveland Institute of Art.