Nikita Gale (b. 1983, Anchorage, Alaska, USA) received an MFA from University of California in 2016 and a BA from Yale University in 2006. Recent solo exhibitions have been held at LAXART, Los Angeles; 52 Walker, New York; Anchorage Museum; CIRCA in collaboration with Chisenhale Gallery, London; California African-American Museum, Los Angeles; MoMA PS1, New York; the Visual Arts Center, University of Texas at Austin; and Commonwealth and Council, Los Angeles. Selected group exhibitions have been held at Swiss Institute, NY; Nottingham Contemporary, UK; Moderna Museet, Stockholm; Hammer Museum, Los Angeles; and the Studio Museum in Harlem, New York. Gale is the recipient of a FOCA Fellowship, a Rema Hort Mann Foundation Emerging Artist Grant, the Toby Devan Lewis Fellowship, and residencies at the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Fountainhead, the Atlanta Contemporary Art Center, Sculpture Center, and the Center for Photography at Woodstock. Gale currently lives and works in Los Angeles, California, USA.