Nancy Evelyn Andrews lives on the coast of Maine, where she makes films, drawings, music, props and objects.
She has been the recipient of grants and fellowships including: the John Simon Guggenheim Foundation, LEF New England Moving Image Fund, Illinois State Arts Council, The Franklin Furnace Fund for Performance Art (supported by the Jerome Foundation and New York State Council on the Arts), and National Endowment for the Arts.
Her work has been presented by the Museum of Modern Art, Pacific Film Archive, Ann Arbor Film Festival, Anthology Film Archives, Jerusalem Film Festival, Flaherty Seminar, Nova Cinema Bioscoop, Brussels, Belgium, The International Film Festival Rotterdam, and Taiwan International Animation Festival, among others.
Six of her films are in the film collection of the Museum of Modern Art and one is in the School of the Art Institute of Chicago Film Collection
She studied at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and received a Master of Fine Arts, and her undergraduate studies were at the Maryland Institute, College of Art, BFA. Nancy is currently on faculty at the College of the Atlantic where she teaches video making, animation, time-based arts and film studies.