Painter and Printmaker
The 2008 Joan Mitchell Foundation Award for painters
The Dedalus Foundation Award for 2008
The Ludwig Vogelstein Foundation Grant for 2006
Blanche E. Coleman Award for 2004
the Constantin Alajalov Scholarship
Vermont Studio School Fellowship in 2001
MFA Boston University
BFA University of Washington in Seattle
Kayla Mohammadi, born in San Francisco, California. She currently resides in Boston, Massachusetts and South Bristol, Maine.
She received her BFA in 1998 from the University of Washington in Seattle and her MFA in 2002 from Boston University. Currently she is a Lecturer in Fine Arts at Massachusetts College of Arts. She has been a visiting artist and lecturer at Brandeis University in Waltham, MA; St. Mary's College in Maryland; UMass Boston; Northeastern University; and the Fogg Art Museum at Harvard University. In 2009 she was a juror for the 2009 Boston Young Contemporary Exhibition and the 2009 Rhode Island Council for the Arts Award.