Benjamin Britton, Panic Americana, oil on canvas, 96 x 180"


Department of Art Alumni

Following graduation from the UCLA Department of Art, many alumni are featured in solo exhibitions and group exhibitions in art galleries across the world, from Blum & Poe in Los Angeles to Tate Modern in London.


Recent Alumni Highlights / Current Exhibitions on View

June 3-Sept 2, 2018 Carmen Argote BA ’04, MFA ‘07, Nikita Gale, MFA'16, Eamon Ore-Giron, MFA ‘06, EJ Hill, MFA '85, and Naotaka Hiro, BA ‘97 in biennial, made in L.A. 2018, at Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, California and featured in the Los Angeles Times article Hammer Museum announces artists for 'Made in L.A. 2018'; expect the biennial to get political.

2018 Farrah Karapetian, MFA '08 was named a Fulbright U.S. Scholar and awarded a grant for her residency in St. Petersburg, Russia from March 2018 through August 2018.

Mar 18-Aug 19, 2018 Paul Mpagi Sepuya, MFA '16 in group exhibition, New Photogtaphy, at Museum of Modern Art, New York, New York.

Feb 26-Mar 26, 2018 Ragen Moss, MFA ’12 in solo exhibition organized by Lucas Blalock, MFA '13 at Ramiken Crucible, New York, New York.

Feb 11-Mar 31, 2018 Devin Kenny, MFA '13 and Krysten Cunningham, MFA ‘03 in group exhibition, Coop Fund, Amalle Dublon & Constantina, Zavitsanos, Devin Kenny, John Neff, at Artists Space, at New York, New York.

Feb 10-July 1, 2018 Meleko Mokgosi, MFA '11 in solo exhibition, Meleko Mokgosi: Bread, Butter, and Power, at Fowler Museum, Los Angeles, California.

Feb 8-April 7, 2018 Jim Defrance, MA '65 in retrospective exhibition, Jim DeFrance: A Retrospective, at Orange Coast College Frank M. Doyle Arts Pavilion, Costa Mesa, California.

Feb 3, Feb 10, Feb 17, Feb 24, 2018 Jonathan Apgar, MFA ‘13 in solo exhibition, Monochrome Year, at Dread Lounge, Los Angeles, California.

Jan 27-Mar 23, 2018 Devin Kenny, MFA '13 in group exhibition, Prisms, at Fellows of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, California.

Jan 27-Mar 4, 2018 Mitsuko Brooks MFA '17, Iris Yirei Hu BA '13, Hiejin Yoo MFA '18 in group exhibition, A Body of Her Own, at Makeroom LA, Los Angeles, California.

Jan 13-Feb 10, 2018 Lesley Moon, BA ‘08 in group exhibition, I am no bird..., at ltd los angeles, Los Angeles, California.

Jan 5-Feb 17, 2018 Naotaka Hiro, BA’97 in group exhibition, Alan Shields Project, at Van Doren Waxter, New York, New York.

Sept 23, 2017-Feb 27, 2018 Barbara Carrasco, BA '78 in group exhibition at Union Station, Los Angeles, California in conjunction with Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA.

Prior to Jan 27, 2018 Past Alumni Highlights



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