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Kit Julianto

(Nevada) Artist Website June/July Residency Year: 2024

Biography

Kit Julianto, Yooti, is an enrolled member of the Shoshone Paiute Tribes of the Duck Valley Indian Reservation and a descendent of the Navajo nation. He teaches Art, grades Pre-K to 12th, at the Owyhee Combined Schools in Elko County School District. He believes in empowering youth to express themselves through different mediums such as painting, watercolor, pottery, drawing, and art foundations in school and through workshops. Other outlets of using his artistry and culture are by presenting Native American workshops on how to play the Native flute, singing, and hand drum making. His works reflect upon Native American culture, music, tradition, and storytelling, through various mediums, vibrant colors, and texture. His works of art have been shared throughout many Native and non Native communities, galleries, and gatherings.

He holds a BFA in Studio Arts from the Institute of American Indian Arts of Santa Fe, New Mexico (2010) and a MFA in Secondary Education from Grand Canyon University (2018).

Workshop: Introduction to Textural Painting

June 23, 2024 | 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm $45

Welcome to Introduction to Textural Painting with Kit Julianto! Join us for a hands-on workshop where you'll learn the basics of creating beautiful textured paintings with this indigenous artist from the Duck Valley.  Kit will help you embrace the freedom of...

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