BIOGRAPHY

Nina Ulett is a fine art painter and illustrator from Santa Clara, CA. From 2012 to 2019 she lived in Southern California, graduating Summa Cum Laude from Laguna College of Art + Design in 2017. Her work is often characterized by the placement of figures in vibrant dream-like spaces. She feels her love for fantastical stories, natural imagery, and color theory are the foremost influences on her work. In late 2019, she returned to the Bay Area and is currently teaching at the Triton Museum of Art in Santa Clara. She is looking forward to making art in a new context and rediscovering home.

 

Education
2014-2017
B.F.A Laguna College of Art and Design (LCAD), Laguna Beach, CA
2015
LCAD Study Abroad Program, Laguna College of Art and Design, Italy
2012-2014
B.F.A Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, CA

 

Residencies
 
2016
Laguna Beach Sister Cities Exchange, St. Ives, Cornwall, England
Work Experience
 
2019 - Present
Art Educator, Triton Museum of Art, Santa Clara, CA
2018 - 2019
Painting Explorations Community Education Instructor, Laguna College of Art + Design, Laguna Beach, CA
2018
Exploration of Watercolor Instructor, Laguna College of Art + Design, CA
 
2012-2014
Ceramics Studio Assistant, Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, CA
Exhibitions

2019 

Stunning, Las Lagunas Gallery,

Laguna Beach, CA

2019 

More the Merrier, Art Ark Gallery,

San Jose, CA

2019

SIMILITUDE, Manifest Gallery,

Cincinnati, OH

2017

2017 BFA Fine Arts Exhibition, LCAD Gallery, Laguna Beach, CA

2016

Instalarity, Q Art Salon, Santa Ana, CA

2016

(Solo Exhibition) Back Road Artworks, St. Ives, Cornwall, England

2016

Cast of Crowns Art Collective, Laguna Beach, CA

Online Periodicals
 
2019
Southwest Art,21 Under 31: Young Artists to Watch in 2019: Nina Ulett,” Southwest Art Magazine, September 2019
2019
Marlene Steele,“SIMILITUDE: A survey of contemporary portraiture,” AEQAI, March 2019
2018
Meet Nina Ulett,” San Diego Voyager, October 2018
 
2015
Andrew Webster, “Academia,” Fine Art Connoisseur, October 2015
Collections

 

Private Collection, Newport Beach, CA

 

Mayor Linda Taylor, St. Ives, Cornwall, England

 

Private Collection, Anaheim, CA

Richard Morris, San Diego, CA. 

Robert Sepulveda, Chandler, AZ.

Julie K. Rose, San Jose, CA.

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