Burn Western: The art of Nikki Safrit

Nikki Pettitt Safrit

Nikki Pettitt Safrit is a western contemporary artist with a Bachelor of Fine Arts from Utah State University in Art and Art Education.

"I hope others enjoy my work as much as I enjoy creating it."

Exhibitions

  • 2013 2nd Place, Untooled Items, World Leather Debut, Sheridan WY
  • 2012 Wild Spirit Gallery, Pagosa Springs, CO
  • 2012 3rd Place, Untooled Items, World Leather Debut, Sheridan WY
  • 2011 World Leather Debut, Sheridan WY
  • 2010 Summerfest, Logan UT
  • 2009 Utah State Fair in SLC, Earned Best of Show
  • 2009 Utah State University Undergraduate Show
  • 2009 San Juan County Fair : Earned Best of Show & People's Choice
  • 2009 Potters & Painters at Utah State University
  • 2007 San Juan County Fair
  • 2006 Springville Museum of Art, All-State High School Show

Media Coverage

  • August 2010 Blue Mountain Panorama: San Juan County Fair Results
  • August 2009 Monticello's San Juan Record: San Juan County Fair Results
  • November 2009 Logan UT's Herald Journal: Undergrad Art Show
  • Sept. 2001 Blanding's Blue Mountain Panorama: September 11th

Bibliography

  • 2012 Adjunct Art Instructor, San Juan College, Farmington NM
  • 2011 Married to Ben Safrit, Blanding UT
  • 2011 World Leather Debut, Sheridan WY
  • 2010 Summerfest, Logan Ut
  • 2009 Commissioned Columns, North Carolina
  • 2009 Multiple Murals Commissioned in Blanding, Ut
  • 2008 Charity Auction
  • 2008 Designed Book Cover "History of Horse-Whispering" by Janine Wilder
  • 2008 Charity Auction
  • 2007 Wall Mural Commissioned in Blanding, Ut
  • 2006 Sterling Scholar in Art at San Juan High
  • 2005-2006 Contributed Mural at Blanding City Pool- 500 sq feet.
  • 2005 Traveled Europe and sketched