Kelley I Mogilka

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Kelley I Mogilka

United States

Kelley Mogilka (b. 1995) is a figurative painter from Edmond, Oklahoma. After obtaining her BFA in Studio Art at Oklahoma City University in 2018, she attended a summer artist residency at Otis College of Art and Design that inspired her to relocate to California. Spending two years struggling as a working artist and taking online courses to improve her technical skill, she built up her portfolio to attend Laguna College of Art and Design for her Master of Fine Arts Degree in Painting. Since then, she has lived, worked, and studied out of Laguna Beach, winning several awards for her paintings at the Laguna Plein Air Painters Association and being featured in Southwest Art Magazine‚Äôs 21 Under 31, Young Artists to Collect Now. Mogilka was recently awarded the Emerging Artist Award at Pence Gallery where she will have her first solo exhibition in January 2022.

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