Nick LaPole is an artist and educator living and working in Des Moines, Iowa. His work, composed of drawings, prints, paintings, sculptures, and comix zines, tend to dwell on interior settings, character behaviors, and awkward juxtapositions in space.




Welcome to my website! It has undergone a *massive* overhaul, so many apologies for the look and functionality atm (especially on mobile).

Click on a project to the right (listed in terms of recency), or specify “ART” or “COMIX” on the left. If you have questions about a purchase, contact me at

Lozenge: Coven

Acrylic/vinyl paints on wood w/ mini-figs and LED lighting, 3" x 3" x 3" (mounted on a pedestal), 2023