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

November 3, 2019 Ry Rocklen, BA '02, performance, Ry Rocklen: Food Group: The Body Palms,
Palms Park, Los Angeles, California

November 1, 2019 -
January 11, 2020
Calivn Marcus, MFA '15, solo exhibition, Go Hang A Salami Im A Lasagna Hog,
David Kordansky Gallery, Los Angeles, California

November 9, 2019
January 11, 2020
Matt Johnson, MFA '03, solo exhibition, Matt Johnson, Blum & Poe, Los Angeles,
California

November 8 - December 21, 2019 Nikita Gale, MFA '16, solo exhibition, Hot World, Reyes | Finn, Detroit, Michigan
November 2 - December 21, 2019 Carolyn Castano, MFA '01, solo exhibition, The Valley of the Sun / After America,
Walter Maciel Gallery, Los Angeles, California

November 2 - December 7, 2019 Marten Elder, MFA '13, solo exhibition, Polychromatic Adaptations, at
Tif Sigfrids, BA '05, Athens, Georgia

October 24, 2019
January 17, 2020
Nasim Hantehzadeh, MFA '18, solo exhibition, The Rotating Raffle Drum,
Paramo Gallery, Guadalajara, Mexico

October 26, 2019 -
January 11, 2020
Peter Holzhauer, MFA '07, solo exhibition, First Stone for a Film, Gallery Luisotti,
Santa Monica, California

October 25 - December 8, 2019 Jane Parshall, MFA '11, two-person exhibition: Sun Shines, with Joshua Edward
Bennett, Central Park Gallery, Los Angeles, California

October 19, 2019 - March 14, 2020 Paul Mpagi Sepuya, MFA '16, solo exhibition, Blaffer Art Museum, Houston, Texas
October 5 - November 3, 2019 Shana Lutker, MFA '05, Current: LA Foodinstallation: Contemporary Museum
of Temporary Containers
,
Valley Plaza Recreation Center, North Hollywood,
California

September 19 - December 5, 2019 Amir Zaki, MFA '99, solo exhibition: Empty Vessel, Frank M. Doyle Art Pavillion,
Orange Coast College
, Costa Mesa, California

September 21 - November 2, 2019 Sarah Sarchin, MFA '16, solo exhibition: Smoking Visage, Grice Bench,
Los Angeles, California

October 5 - 20, 2019 Lena Wolek, BA '12, group exhibition: Knock on Wood, curated by Noysky Projects,
Plummer Park, West Hollywood, California

September 20 - November 2, 2019 Shana Lutker, MFA '05, solo exhibition: An Analphabet, Vielmetter Los Angeles,
Los Angeles, California

September 21 - October 26, 2019 Iris Yirei Hu, BA '13, group exhibition presented by Visitor Welcome Center,
Los Angeles, California

September 5 - October 13, 2019 Math Bass, MFA '11, two-person exhibition Cherry Baby, with Nevine Mahmoud
at the Gallery @El Centro, Los Angeles, California

September 19, - November 2, 2019 Willa Wasserman, MFA '19, solo exhibition: Pretty Rooms, The Gallery @ Michaels
Santa Monica, California

September 7 - October 19, 2019 Caitlin Lonegan, MFA '10 and Math Bass, MFA '11 in group show:
The Light Touch
, Vielmetter Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California
September 7 - October 19, 2019 Nick Aguayo, BA '07, solo exhibition: Wake the Town, and Tell the People, at
Vielmetter Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California

July 19 - September 1, 2019 Seam Sprague, MFA '18, group exhibition: 2019 Center Annual:
Profound Movement,
Houston Center for Photography, Houston, Texas

July 20 - August 21, 2019 Michael John Kelly, MFA '13, solo exhibition: Tempest at Anat Ebgi,
Los Angeles, California

July 20 - August 17, 2019 Jasmine Little, BA '07, solo exhibition: Retrograde, at Night Gallery,
Los Angeles, California

July 13 - August 24, 2019 Xavier Cha, MFA '04, solo exhibition: SUB at Commonwealth Council,
Los Angeles, California

July 12 - August 15, 2019 Jaqueline Cedar, BA '07, group exhibition: Westsdie Exposure, Westbeth Gallery
New York, New York

July 6 - August 3, 2019 Camille Clair, BA '19, in solo exhibition, Part 2: Scattered Axis (Conditioned
Response), at Gallery 1993, Los Angeles, California

July 19 - 20, 2019 Nena Zinovieff, MFA '19, Performance with LA Dance Project:
Physical Education '19
, Los Angeles, California

June 28 - July 27, 2019 Leon Benn, MFA '13, in solo exhibition, Lion in the Kitchen, at David B. Smith
Gallery, Denver, Colorado

June 23 - July 21, 2019 En Plein Error (ongoing collaboration between Jenny Gagalka, MFA '18,
Beaux Mendes, MFA '19 and Willa Wasserman, MFA '19
),and
Amy Adler, MFA '95 in group exhibition, Slippers, at Queens LA, Los Angeles,
California

June 2019 En Plein Error (ongoing collaboration between Jenny Gagalka, MFA '18,
Beaux Mendes, MFA '19 and Willa Wasserman, MFA '19
), recipient of a
2019 Bar-Fund

June 8 - July 13, 2019 Becky Kilsrud, MFA '12 and Jasmine Little, BA '07 in group exhibition,
Becky Kolsrud, Jasmine Little, Amy Pleasant, at TIF SIGFRIDS, (Tif Sigfrid,
MFA '05), Athens, Georgia

June 5, 2019 Wendy Red Star, MFA '06: Last Chance: Wendy Red Star at the Newark
Museum: A Poerful Portrait of the Crow Nation,
The New York Times,
by Jillian Steinhauer


June 1 - July 6, 2019 Florian Maier-Aichen,  MFA ‘01, in solo exhibition, The Limits of Control, at
Blum & Poe, Los Angeles, California

June 1 - July 13, 2019 Amir Fallah, MFA ‘05 and Nasim Hantehzadeh, MFA ‘18 in group exhibition,
The Project Room: Amir H. Fallah, Nasim Hantehzadeh, Jennie Jieun Lee and
Fay Ray
, at Shulamit Nazarian, Los Angeles, California.

May 18 - June 29, 2019 Raffi Kalenderian, BA '04 in solo exhibition, Memento Vivo,
at Vielmetter Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California.

May 18 - June 29, 2019 Kristen Everberg, MFA '04; BA '01 in solo exhibition, Still Life, at 1301PE,
Los Angeles, California.


May 17 - Sept 22, 2019 Olga Balema  MFA ‘09, Lucas Blalock MFA ‘13, Calvin Marcus MFA ‘15,
Ragen Moss  MFA ‘12
, Gala Porras-Kim BA ‘07, Paul Mpagi Sepuya MFA ‘16
in group exhibition, Whitney Biennial 2019, Whitney Museum of American Art,
New York, New York.

May 17 - June 22, 2019 Elliott Hundley, MFA ‘05, in solo exhibition, Clearing, at Regen Projects,
Los Angeles, California


May 11 - November 24, 2019 Jantsankhorol Erdenebayar, MFA '19, Venice Biennale, Mongolia: A Temporality
58th Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy

Prior to Summer 2019 Past Alumni Highlights



Last Updated 6/29/2018

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