Craig Kucia was born in Cleveland, OH. He received his BFA from the Cleveland Institiute of Art in 1999 and then went on to earn his Post-Graduate Diploma in Fine Art from the Chelsea School of Art, London, in 2003. Kucia has exhibited at SHAHEEN modern and contemporary art, Cleveland, OH; Blum & Poe, Santa Monica, CA; Kevin Bruk Gallery, Miami, FL; Art and Culture Center of Hollywood, Hollywood, FL; and The Melvin Gallery at Florida Southern College, Lakeland, FL. He has also participated in many group exhibitions throughout Florida, Ohio, New York, and California, as well as Norwich Gallery in Norwich, UK. His paintings are included in the collections of the Miami Art Museum, Miami, FL; the Progressive Art Collection, Cleveland, OH; the High Museum of Art, Atlanta, GA and The Mugrabi Family Collection.