Photo by Parker Day
Nicholas Maier is Commodore Gilgamesh, a visual artist in Los Angeles who works in found footage collage, performance, costume, and immersive installation. He is the founder of the collective Everything Is Terrible!, as well as creator of Memory Hole and Donna Blath. Nic's video work has been shown and/or done performances in every major city in the US and Canada, as well as in Mexico, UK, Germany, Denmark, Czech Republic, Brazil, Australia, New Zealand, Portugal, Netherlands, and France. He is in possession of the world's largest collection of Jerry Maguire VHS tapes on earth, which the NYTimes and Vice won't shut up about. Nic currently has permanent installations open at Meow Wolf's Santa Fe and Denver locations.