Since 2004 Nicole has exhibited her personal work in places as varied as Los Angeles, Nashville, Scottsdale/Phoenix, San Francisco, Santa Fe, Sonoma, Healdsburg, San Diego and Atlanta. In 2013 the Sonoma Valley Museum of Art featured Nicole and her husband, the artist Marc Katano, in a joint exhibition entitled, Akin: the Art of Nicole and Marc Katano.

For more than thirty years Nicole created images for advertising, corporate and editorial clients including Dreamworks, American Girl and Paramount Pictures, among many others.