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Amelia Carley

Adjunct Assistant Professor


Amelia Carley is an artist making work concerning the interpretation of memories within a landscape and fictitious sites. Born and raised in Colorado, Carley received a BFA from the University of Colorado at Boulder and an MFA from the Ernest G. Welch School of Art and Design at Georgia State University. She has participated in several Artist-in-Resident programs including Vermont Studio Center and Atlantic Center for the Arts. Carley has exhibited at such venues as: Memorial Sloan Kettering (Brooklyn, NY), SOMArts (San Francisco, CA), Utah Museum of Contemporary Art (Salt Lake City, UT), Hathaway Gallery (Atlanta, GA), Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art (Boulder, CO), Hyperlink Gallery (Chicago, IL), Curfman Gallery at Colorado State University (Fort Collins, CO), Day & Night Projects (Atlanta, GA), Galleries of Contemporary Art at University of Colorado (Colorado Springs, CO), Photographic Arts Center (Denver, CO), Glass Gallery at University of Georgia (Athens, GA), and SOUP Experimental (Tallahassee, FL). In 2017, Carley was awarded an Artist Project Grant through the Atlanta Mayor’s Office of Cultural Affairs. Amelia Carley currently lives and works in Brooklyn, New York.

MFA – Visual Art, Georgia State University

BFA – Fine Art (Painting & Drawing), University of Colorado at Boulder

BA – Psychology, University of Colorado at Boulder

BA – Italian, University of Colorado at Boulder