Yevgeniya Mikhailik is an artist, educator, and curator based in Orange County, CA. In her studio practice she explores the enduring physical and emotional connection we have with the natural world, our methods of interpreting it and identifying with it, and how both the natural and the built environment shape us.

Inquiries: yevgeniyadraws@gmail.com or Salt Fine Art
Follow: @aah_yevgeniyaaa


MFA | CSU Long Beach, 2013

Select Exhibitions

2019

MOUNT SAINT MARY’S UNIVERSITY Aesthetic Intensity (forthcoming)
THE PAINTERS ROOM Drawing Show
CSUF GRAND CENTRAL ART CENTER A Slow Conflict (solo)
LAGUNA ART MUSEUM California Cool Art Auction 2019

2018

RAW SALT GALLERY Gratitude/Gracias
MARIE BALDWIN GALLERY TenWomen
SPOKE ART NYC Suggestivism

2017

LAGUNA ART MUSEUM California Cool Art Auction 2017
ARTISTS REPUBLIC Grand Opening + Murals + Mini Galleries

2016

RAW SALT GALLERY New Location Grand Opening
LA SIERRA UNIVERSITY BRANDSTATER GALLERY Women of the New Contemporary
SPOKE ART SF Suggestivism: Resonance

2015

MOORPARK COLLEGE GALLERY Terrain (solo)
CONCORDIA UNIVERSITY Other Places (solo)
JAMIE BROOKS FINE ART Currents
RAW SALT GALLERY Inaugural Exhibition
FLOWER PEPPER GALLERY An Open Diary
BIOLA UNIVERSITY Mutual Aid

2014

BUSTAMANTE GILL GALLERY - C.FEIGN JUNIOR PROJECT Tender Remains  (two-person exhibition)
PHONE BOOTH GALLERY 6x6
FLOWER PEPPER GALLERY Signs of Spring
IRVINE FINE ARTS CENTER Paper Farm
COPRO GALLERY Convergence
F+ GALLERY Stone’s Throw
NAMASTE - C.FEIGN JUNIOR PROJECT Arcadia

2013

F+ GALLERY Newton's Third
DENNIS W DUTZI GALLERY Longing Limned - MFA Project Exhibition (solo)
MONDO POP - ROME Suggestivism Rome
GALLERIA PROVENCIALE SANTA CHIARA - COSENZA, ITALY Suggestivism - The New Horizon
COASTLINE COMMUNITY COLLEGE GALLERY Making/Working
GALLERY NUCLEUS Society of Illustrators LA: Illustration West 51 (juried)

2012

AR4T Where The Sidewalk Ends
ART DU VIN Lost and Found  (solo)
BOLD HYPE GALLERY - NYC Suggestivism NYC
225 FOREST Creatures from The Deep
CSULB UNIVERSITY ART MUSEUM Insights 2012 (juried)
FLOWER PEPPER GALLERY  The Tale of Two Legs Standing
GALLERY NUCLEUS Society of Illustrators LA: Illustration West 50 (juried)
MAX L GATOV GALLERY MFA Advancement Show

2011

CSULB UNIVERSITY ART MUSEUM Insights 2011 (juried)
HIBBLETON GALLERY Counterparts
THE BOX GALLERYTupelo Honey (two-person exhibition)
GALLERY NUCLEUS Society of Illustrators LA: Illustration West 49 (juried)

2010

PACIFIC ELECTRIC LOFTS BLUECANVAS Issue 6 Launch Event
GRAND CENTRAL ART CENTER - RENTAL AND SALES GALLERY Roost
GALLERY NUCLEUS ICON6 - Labor of Line 
PHONE BOOTH GALLERY Off the Hook III
GRAND CENTRAL ART CENTER - RENTAL AND SALES GALLERYKindred Spirits
PHONE BOOTH GALLERY Girs! Girls! Girls!

2009

CSULB UNIVERSITY ART MUSEUM Insights 2009 (juried)
DENNIS W DUTZI GALLERYThe Earth Day Show
MAX L GATOV GALLERY - Illustration BFA Show
MARILYN WERBY GALLERY - INK 3 (juried)
GALLERY NUCLEUS Society of Illustrators, Los Angeles - Illustration West 47 (juried)

Honors/Awards

Curator of the Year, OC Weekly, 2017
Emerging Artist Award, Arts Orange County, 2016
Outstanding Creative Achievement Award, 2013
President F King Alexander Purchase Award, 2009, 2012
Elizabeth Vyse Memorial Art Scholarship, 2012
Society of Illustrators, Los Angeles, Illustration West 47-50
Society of Illustrators, Los Angeles, Student Scholarship, 2007

Select Publications/Press

Bluedoor Magazine, October 2019
Art and Cake, March 2019
LA Times, February 2019
Irvine Weekly, February 2019
Orange Coast Magazine October 2016
KCET ArtBound, April 2015
Platinum Cheese Blog, May 2014
Riviera Magazine, February 2013
Spider Magazine, 2012
CD SAVOIA Short Film, October 2012
OC Art Blog, November 2012
Suggestivism NYC Exhibition Catalog
Hi-Fructose Blog, June 2011
Small Magazine, Spring 2011
BLUECANVAS Magazine, Issue 5
Orange County Register, May 22, 2010, Weighty and Wispy Pieces, by Richard Chang
OC Weekly, Calendar, April 1, 2010, Kindred Spirits 
District, Vol.3.Issue 6, Long Beach, CA
CMYK Magazine, Issue 39, Illustration category