Kayla Mohammadi, born in San Francisco, California, now resides in Boston, Massachusetts and South Bristol, Maine. Mohammadi currently lectures at Brandeis University in Waltham, MA. She has been a visiting artist at St. Mary’s College in Maryland, UMass Boston, Northeastern University, MassArt, and the Fogg Art Museum at Harvard University. Awards include: The 2008 Joan Mitchell Foundation Award for painters, The Dedalus Foundation Award for a fellowship at Vermont Studio Center in 2008, The Ludwig Vogelstein Foundation Grant for 2006, Blanche E. Coleman Award for 2004, and the Constantin Alajalov Scholarship. She exhibits in New York City, Boston, Rockland and Portland, Maine.
MFA Boston University, Boston, MA
BFA University of Washington, Seattle, WA