John Kilduff

John Kilduff

Los Angeles, CA, United States

About John Kilduff

John Kilduff is an artist living and working in Los Angeles. In 1987, he received his BFA in Fine Art (Painting) from Otis/Parsons School of Art and Design in Los Angeles and in 2008, he received his MFA in Fine Art (Painting) from UCLA. Kilduff is best known for his cable access television show titled "Let's Paint TV". In 2006, Kilduff began to upload these videos to Youtube where Kilduff became an internet celebrity. Soon, Kilduff performed live on Tyra, VH1's Big in 06', and America's Got Talent Season #2. Clips of Let's Paint TV have appeared on multiple tv programs as well. Kilduff now does his show daily M-F on the internet and performs live at various venues around the world.


UCLA MFA in Painting 2008
Otis Parsons School of Art and Design BFA Fine Art 1987


Solo Exhibitions:
2017 New Jörg, Vienna, AT
2017 MOCA-Tucson, Tucson, AZ
2016 Woodbury University, Burbank, CA
2015 Blackstone Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2014 Julius Caesar Gallery, Chicago, IL
2014 Steven Wolf Gallery, San Fransisco,CA
2014 Blackstone Gallery,Los Angeles,CA
2009 Denler Art Center, St Paul, MN
2009 Jancar Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2002 Brand Library, Glendale, CA
2000 Ojala Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
1990 Koplin Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

Group Exhibitions:

2012 Little Berlin Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
2011 ArtHouse, Austin,TX
2010 Kavi Gupta Gallery, Berlin,GER
2010 L.A.C.E., Los Angleles,CA
2010 UC Irvine, Irvine,CA
2009 Lora Reynolds Gallery, Austin TX
2008 Embassy Gallery, Edinburgh, Scotland
2008 Black Dragon Society, Los Angeles, CA
2008 LA Weekly Biennial, Santa Monica, CA
2003 Lois Lambert Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
2001 OSP Gallery, Boston, MA
1996 Tatistcheff/Rogers Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
1995 California State University, Northridge
1994 Millard Sheets Gallery, Pomona, CA
1993 Angels Gate Cultural Center, San Pedro, CA
1991 San Diego Museum of Art, San Diego, CA (catalog)


2012 Museum of Contemporary Art Australia, Sydney, AUS
2012 Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA
2010 Electric-Eclectics Sound Art and Music Festival, Meaford, ON
2010 Ottawa Bluesfest, Ottawa, ON
2010 L.A.C.E., Los Angeles,CA
2009 Urban Culture Project, Kansas City, MO
2009 Canberra Contemporary Art Space, Canberra, AUS
2009 Electrofringe,Newcastle, AUS
2009 Pleasure Dome,Toronto, ON
2009 Issue Project Room, Brooklyn, NY
2009 Northwestern College, St Paul, MN
2009 Smokey’s Tangle, Oakland, CA
2009 University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI
2008 Embassy Gallery, Edinburgh, Scotland
2008 Ottawa Bluesfest, Ottawa, ON
2008 Dunedin Fine Arts Center, Dunedin, FL
2008 LA Weekly Biennial, Santa Monica, CA
2007 Electric-Eclectics Sound Art and Music Festival, Meaford, ON
2007 America’s Got Talent, NBC
2006 Tyra ( Tyra Banks Television Show)
2006 VH1’s Big in 06’