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Nicholas Kersulis
Senior Lecturer
Teaches In
Fine Arts

University of California, Los Angeles. Interdisciplinary Studio Specialization. MFA.
California Institute of the Arts. BFA.
Yale University School of Art. Norfolk Summer Session.


Teaches in Fine Art at Otis College of Art and Design 


2019 Design Research Lab Award at DePaul University, College of Computing and Digital Media
2012 Jim Dinning and Evelyn Main Endowed Full Scholarship at The Banff Centre
2011 United States Artists Project Grant
2008 The Eliza Randall Prize, Houston, Texas
2006 & 2007 Core Artist in Residence Fellowship, The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas
2004 Creative Capitol Professional Development Award
1998 Helena Rubinstein Foundation Award, The Museum of Modern Art, New York

Professional Accomplishments/Exhibitions:  

Solo Exhibitions
2015. Venice6114, Los Angeles, California
2013. Devin Borden Gallery, Houston, Texas
2004. 4F Gallery, Los Angeles, California
2003. Patricia Faure Gallery, Santa Monica, California

Selected Group Exhibitions
2020 & 2021 Piksel Festival. Bergen, Norway
2020 & 2021 Generative Art International: Art & Design Lab, Argenia Association & Politecnico di Milano University, Italy (catalog)
2020 CICA Museum, South Korea (catalog)
2020 SIGGRAPH Asia 2020, fully virtual format
2011 An Exchange with Sol Lewitt, MASS MoCA, and Cabinet, Brooklyn, New York (catalog)
2010 MexiCali Biennial, Tijuana, Mexico; Mexicali, Mexico; Los Angeles, California
2009 Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas
2008 Blaffer Art Museum, Houston, Texas
2007 Atelier als Supermedium, Den Haag, The Netherlands
2006 16:1 Gallery, Los Angeles, California
2006 New Langton Arts, San Francisco, California 
2004 One Hundred Artists See God, Independent Curators International (ICI) New York, New York

Byrdcliffe Art Colony. Woodstock, New York
The Banff Centre for the Arts International Residency. Banff, Canada
Ucross Foundation Residency Program. Ucross, Wyoming
Core Artist in Residence Program. The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas 


Selected Publications 
2015 The Benefit of Friends Collected, vol. 2, Project X Projects
2011 An Exchange with Sol Lewitt (exhibition catalog), MASS Moca
2008 Core: Artists and Critics in Residence, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas
2008 Houston Area Exhibition (exhibition catalog), Blaffer Museum of Art
2007 “Film Series As Labyrinth” (text and images); Core Artists in Residence
2004 “In Memory of My Mother” (text and image); 100 Artists See God

Clients/Employment History:  

Art Center College of Design. Fine Arts and Foundation. Adjunct Assistant Professor
Rice University. Visiting Professor of Sculpture and Drawing
University of Southern California. Roski School of Art, Critical Studies Area. Adjunct Faculty
Woodbury University. Art History Department. Adjunct Faculty