About

Kuhaʔahat

Chad “Nish” Earles, visual artist and graphic designer, was born and raised in Oklahoma City and is a member of the Caddo Nation of Oklahoma. Chad enjoys creating artwork in various mediums such as drawing, painting, screen-printing and digital art. After receiving his BFA in Graphic Design from Atlanta College of Art in Georgia, Chad began his career in art and design at award winning design firm Critt Graham + Associates. Working his way up to Senior Designer/Art Director and Web Designer, Chad created a wide variety of projects for nationwide clientele including: Aéropostale, ANN INC. (Ann Taylor and LOFT), The Coca-Cola Company, Kodak, Philips and Wendy’s. In 2011, Chad founded Nishology, his signature art and design brand with a mission to perpetuate Caddo art, culture and traditions. Based in his hometown of OKC, Chad is currently participating and exhibiting his artwork at numerous art markets, festivals, museums and cultural events nationwide.