EDUCATION
2019 | MFA Painting and Drawing | UCLA | Los Angeles, CA
2016 | BFA Painting and Drawing | SAIC | Chicago, IL

 


RESIDENCIES
2021
 |  Silver Arts Residency Social Justice & Activism | (Remote) Manhattan, NY

2015 |  Norfolk Summer School of Art, Yale University | Norfolk, CT
2015 | Ox-Bow School of Art | Saugatuck, MI
2013 | Ox-Bow School of Art | Saugatuck, MI

 

 

EXHIBITIONS

2022 | Glean New Deal, Flower Head | Los Angeles, CA

2021 | FEVER, LADIES' ROOM | Los Angeles, CA

2021 | NOMAD, Torrance Art Museum | Torrance, CA

2021 | PERMAFROST, NEVE | Los Angeles, CA

2021 | LTAC Fire Fundraiser Show, Durden and Ray | Los Angeles, CA

2021 | GARDEN, LADIES' ROOM | Los Angeles, CA

2020 | Looking Forward // Queer Futures, SaveArtSpace Public Art Show | Los Angeles, CA

2019 | SLIPPERS, QUEENS, LA Gallery | Los Angeles, CA

2019 | UCLA ART MFA Exhibition #4 | Los Angeles, CA

2019 | SoCal MFA Juried Exhibition | Pomona, CA

2018 | Maiden L.A. x Vibrant Matter, Beacon Arts Building | Inglewood, CA
2018 | UCLA MFA Preview Show | Los Angeles, CA
2017 | Minds I, Dalton Warehouse | Los Angeles, CA

2017 | FAR Bazaar Group Exhibition Cerritos College | Los Angeles, CA
2017 | Animal Farm, Dalton Warehouse | Los Angeles, CA
2016 | Spring Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibition, SAIC Sullivan Galleries | Chicago, IL
2015 | Yale University Norfolk Group Exhibition | Norfolk, CT
2014 | Play, Red Hall Gallery | Chicago, IL
2013 | ARTBASH 2013: Contemporary Practices Exhibition, The LeRoy Neiman Center | Chicago, IL

 

 

GRANTS AND AWARDS

2019 | Graduate Art Department Scholarship | UCLA
2019 | UC Regents Grant, UCLA Arts Council Stipend
2019 | UCLA Regents Stipend Scholarship
2018 | UCLA Graduate Art Department Scholarship
2018 | UCLA Regents Stipend Scholarship
2018 | UC Regents Grant, UCLA Arts Council Stipend
2017 | UCLA Graduate Art Department Scholarship
2017 | UCLA Regents Stipend Scholarship
2017 | UC Regents Grant, UCLA Arts Council Stipend
2017 | UCLA D'Arcy Hayman Scholarship
2016 | UC Regents Grant, UCLA Arts Council Stipend
2016 | UCLA Graduate Art Department Scholarship
2016 | UCLA Regents Stipend Scholarship
2016 | School of the Art Institute of Chicago Commencement Student Leadership Honor, Class of 2016
2016 | School of the Art Institute of Chicago Advanced Painting Studio
2015 | Yale University, Norfolk Summer School of Art Ellen Battell Stoeckel Fellowship
2013 | Ox-Bow School of Art Work Scholarship
2012-2016 | School of the Art Institute of Chicago Merit Scholarship

ARTIST TALKS & TEACHING EXPERIENCE

2021 | Solo Artist Talk | Painting & Drawing Summer Session | UCLA | Los Angeles, CA

2020 | Solo Artist Talk | Advanced Painting Summer Session | UCLA | Los Angeles, CA
2019 | Drawing Teaching Assistant for Nick Lowe| UCLA | Los Angeles, CA
2018 | Advanced Printmaking Teaching Assistant for Jacob Samuel | UCLA | Los Angeles, CA
2018 | Advanced Printmaking Teaching Assistant for Jacob Samuel | UCLA | Los Angeles, CA
2018 | Drawing Teaching Assistant for Nick Lowe | UCLA | Los Angeles, CA
2017 | Drawing Teaching Assistant for Nick Lowe | UCLA | Los Angeles, CA
2017 | Advanced Painting Teaching Assistant for Lari Pittman | UCLA | Los Angeles, CA

PUBLICATIONS

2021 | SUNSET 24, A Documentary about Art & Los Angeles directed by Charles Derenne & Eduard de Luze | Los Angeles, CA

2021 | New American Paintings, No. 151, Pacific Coast Issue
2020 | Julie Schulte "Ari Salka: On Bodies (Be)held Trans Rights are Under Siege; This Artist Resists" Artillery Magazine DEMOCRACY ISSUE September / October | Los Angeles, CA