Bio

Bio

Yulia 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 including Ukraine Cultural Center LA, Los Angeles, California.
She earned MA in Art with emphasis in Art History from California State University Fresno and MFA in Drawing and Painting from California State University Long Beach. Yulia is a recipient of Gloria Lee Memorial Award, Virginia Wyper memorial Award, Nell O. Fogg, and Domenic Cretara Scholarships. Yulia works as Assistant Professor of Drawing/Painting and Foundation Studies 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 Luhansk National Pedagogical University, Ukraine, BA, Philology


SOLO AND TWO-PERSON EXHIBITIONS:

2023 Selected Works, 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

GROUP, JURIED, AND INVITATIONAL EXHIBITIONS:

2023
43rd Annual Open Juried Show, Ridgewood Art Institute, NJ
OSTEN BIENNAL of DRAWING Skopje 2022, National Gallery of N. Macedonia Cifte Hammam Skopje, The Republic of North Macedonia

2022
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
Small Works, Main Street Arts, Clifton Springs, NY
Sunflowers for Ukraine, Flatline Gallery, LB, 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
Women in Art 2022, Las Laguna Art Gallery, Laguna Beach, CA
Brushstrokes Over Bullets, Bel Air, Los Angeles, 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

2021
The Winter Show 2021, Walker Gallery, PVAC, Palos Verdes, CA
Open Show, LAAA, Gallery 825,LA, CA
Inspired 2022,The Eighth Annual Artist Council Exhibition,HB,CA
The Late Style, Los Angeles Art Association, Gallery 825, LA, CA
Vagaries, online exhibit, LAAA, Gallery 825, LA, CA
The Summer Show 2021, PVAC, Walker Gallery, Palos Verdes, CA
Coming Together, Small Works juried Exhibit, LBCG Gallery,CA

2020
Memories, Gallery 40, Poughkeepsie, NY

2019
Insights, Carolyn Campagna Kleefeld Contemporary Art Museum, CA
Change, Gatov East gallery, CSULB

2018
Insights, Carolyn Campagna Kleefeld Contemporary Art Museum, CA

2017
Presidents Show, Miller House, CSULB Fifth Annual Art GALA, Long Beach, CA

2015
When Art Meets Jazz, Ann Scheid, Leslie Betty, Yulia Gasio, Fresno Art Museum
Fabrics of My Mother, curator William Raines, 2122 Corridor,Fresno, CA

2014
ДМЗ. Ідентифікація, Луганда на Дон. Культ, Luhansk, Ukraine
Fresno State Student Art Showcase, CSU Fresno
April Art Hop, M Street Art Complex, Fresno, CA

2013
Student Annual Competition, Dean’s Gallery, CSU Fresno
Student Annual Competition, Art Space Gallery, FCC, Fresno

2012
Undergraduate Student Annual Competition, Phebe Conley Art Gallery, CSU Fresno

2011
Student Annual Competition, Art Space Gallery, FCC, Fresno

VISITING ARTIST LECTURES & RESIDENCIES:

2023
Creative Spark two months Residency, Dundalk, Ireland

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

2022
Art 101, Artists in Their Own Words lecture series, CSULB, CA
Art 507, Art Appreciation, San Diego City College, San Diego, CA

2021
Art 507, Art Appreciation, San Diego City College, San Diego, CA

AWARDS AND SCHOLARSHIPS:

2022
Stipend Creative Spark Residency, Ireland
2023-2024 COTA RSCA Award, CSULB
Best of Show, Virginia Wyper memorial Award, The Winter Show, PVAC
Honorable Mention, Angels Open 2022, Tag Gallery, CA

2021
Gloria Lee Memorial Award, The Summer Show, Palos Verdes Art Center

2019
Nell O. Fogg Endowed Scholarship, CSULB

2018
Domenic Cretara Scholarship, School of Art, CSULB

2015
Scholarship for the CSU Summer Arts for the Contemporary Painting and Drawing- CSU Monterey Bay, CSU Fresno
Andrew and Dorothea Perenchio Museum Studies Endowment, Art Internship – Medieval Bosnian Tombstones Stecci, CSU Fresno

2014
Scholarship for the Summer Art course Drawing and Painting in Florence, CSU Fresno

2013
Allards award, Allards Art Supplies, Fresno, CA
Dean’s Award, Fresno City College, Fresno, CA

2012
Dean’s List of Honor Students, Recognition of academic achievement,FCC

2010
Dean’s List of Honor Students, Recognition of academic achievement, FCC, Fresno, CA
Certificate of Excellence, About Ourselves Magazine, FCC

CURATORIAL WORK

2023
Fragments, co-curated group exhibit, LBCG, Long Beach, CA

2022
Abstraction Symposium panel discussion, Carolyn Campagna Kleefeld Contemporary Art Museum

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS
Ukraine Cultural Center Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA