Bio

Bio

Yulia Gasio is a Ukrainian born artist who lives and practices art in California. Her works have been featured in numerous exhibitions regionally and nationally, and are in private and public collections that include
Ukraine Institute of Modern Art in Chicago, Ukraine Cultural Center Los Angeles, Osten Collection Skopje, North Macedonia, and Creative Spark Centre, Dundalk, Ireland. She earned MA in Art History from California State University Fresno and MFA in Drawing and Painting from California State University Long Beach and also a recipient of multiple awards and scholarships. Yulia is an Assistant Professor teaching Drawing and Painting at California State University Long Beach.

EDUCATION:

2019 California State University Long Beach, MFA, Studio Art, Drawing and Painting

2015 California State University Fresno, MA, Art with emphasis in Art History

2004 Taras Shevchenko National Pedagogical University of Luhansk, Ukraine, BA, Philology


SOLO AND TWO-PERSON EXHIBITIONS:

2024 Forthcoming, Sunlit Spectra.Chasing Dreams, Norris Galleries, Palos Verdes Art Center, CA

2023 Yulia Gasio: Ukraine 2014 till the Present, Ukraine Institute of Modern Art, Chicago, IL

2020 Donbas till the Present, Ellipse Gallery, CSU Fresno, CA

2019 Graduate Thesis Exhibit, School of Art, CSULB, CA

2018 Yulia Gasio & Diana Williams, Peerless Building, Fresno, CA

2014 Yulia Gasio & Jamie Boley, M street Art Complex, Fresno, CA


SELECTED GROUP, JURIED, AND INVITATIONAL EXHIBITIONS:

Portrait 2024, CICA Museum, Gimpo-si, Gyeonggi-do, Korea

Painted Biennial 2023, Manifest Gallery, Cincinnati, OH

IMBAS, An Tain Arts Centre, Dundalk, Ireland

OSTEN BIENNAL of DRAWING Skopje 2022, National Gallery of N. Macedonia Cifte Hammam Skopje, The Republic of North Macedonia

Angel Open 2022, Tag Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

The Winter Show, Walker Gallery, PVAC, Palos Verdes, CA

Between the Self and its True Home, expressions of displacement and uprootedness, UCLA’s International New Wight Biennial,CA

The Summer Show 2022, PVAC, Palos Verdes, CA

Realism Today, Pickens County Museum of Art, SC

17th National Juried Exhibition, Axis Gallery, Sacramento, CA

War and Piece, Royal Society of American Art, Brooklyn, NY

Art Exhibit, Yulia Gasio, Lado Goudjabidze, Yuriy Victiuk, Marlene Greenberg, Juri Koll, Nik Le Skela, Ukraine Culture Center, LA, CA

Humanitarian Benefit, An.a.log Gallery, SF, CA

Points of View, LBCG Gallery, LB, CA

The Winter Show 2021, Walker Gallery, PVAC, Palos Verdes, CA

Insights, Carolyn Campagna Kleefeld Contemporary Art Museum, CA

Change, Gatov East gallery, CSULB

Presidents Show, Miller House, CSULB Fifth Annual Art GALA, Long Beach, CA

When Art Meets Jazz, Ann Scheid, Leslie Betty, Yulia Gasio, Fresno Art Museum

Fabrics of My Mother, curator William Raines, 2122 Corridor,Fresno, CA

ДМЗ. Ідентифікація, Луганда на Дон. Культ, Luhansk, Ukraine

Fresno State Student Art Showcase, CSU Fresno

April Art Hop, M Street Art Complex, Fresno, CA

Undergraduate Student Annual Competition, Phebe Conley Art Gallery, CSU Fresno


VISITING ARTIST LECTURES & RESIDENCIES:

Guest Speaker, 2023 UIMA Benefit Gala Committee, UIMA, Chicago, IL

Creative Spark Artist-in-Residence program, Lecture and Demo, Dundalk, Ireland

19th Biennial FATE Conference in Denver, Colorado; co-presenter in Sessions: Supporting Graduate Students as Emerging Educators Beyond the Synchronized Curriculum; Imposter Syndrome: Supporting New Instructors in Art Foundations.

Art 101, Artists in Their Own Words lecture series, CSULB, CA

Art 507, Art Appreciation, San Diego City College, San Diego, CA


AWARDS AND SCHOLARSHIPS:

Stipend Creative Spark Art-in-Residence program, Ireland

2022-2023 & 2023-2024 COTA RSCA Awards, CSULB

Best of Show, Virginia Wyper memorial Award, The Winter Show, PVAC

Honorable Mention, Angels Open 2022, Tag Gallery, CA

Gloria Lee Memorial Award, The Summer Show, Palos Verdes Art Center

Nell O. Fogg Endowed Scholarship, CSULB

Domenic Cretara Scholarship, School of Art, CSULB

CSU Summer Arts Scholarship, Contemporary Painting & Drawing course, CSU Fresno

Andrew and Dorothea Perenchio Museum Studies Endowment, Art Internship – Medieval Bosnian Tombstones Stecci, CSU Fresno

Scholarship for the Summer Art course Drawing and Painting in Florence, CSU Fresno

Allards award, Allards Art Supplies, Fresno, CA

Dean’s Award, Fresno City College, Fresno, CA

Dean’s List of Honor Students, Recognition of academic achievement,FCC

Certificate of Excellence, About Ourselves Magazine, FCC


CURATORIAL WORK

Fragments, co-curated group exhibit, LBCG, Long Beach, CA

Abstraction Symposium panel discussion, Carolyn Campagna Kleefeld Contemporary Art Museum


PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

Ukrainian Institute of Modern Art, Chicago, Illinois

Creative Spark Centre, Dundalk, Ireland

Osten Collection, Skopje, North Macedonia

Ukraine Cultural Center Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA