Nikki Rosato (b. 1986, New York, NY) earned her MFA from the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston in 2013. Prior to studying at SMFA, Rosato received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Studio Art and Art History from the University of Pittsburgh. Rosato’s work has received multiple awards, including a 2014 Blanche E. Colman Award. She has exhibited both nationally and internationally. In 2013, Rosato’s work was featured in Lovin’ it, Symbol and Contradiction at the Bromer Art Collection in Roggwil, Switzerland as well as Mapping the Way at Walford Mill Crafts in the UK. Her work has been featured in numerous publications, including The Boston Globe, Canadian Geographic, Art New England and Hi-Fructose New Contemporary Art Magazine.