BORN

1977 Portland, Maine, United States

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2007

Galleri Magnus Karlsson, Stockholm, Sweden

2007

Richard Heller Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

2005

Stories, Linda Warren Gallery, Chicago, IL

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2006

Frieze Art Fair, Galleri Magnus Karlsson, London

Pulse Art Fair, Richard Heller Gallery, Miami, FL

The Armory Show, Galleri Magnus Karlsson, New York, NY

LA Art Fair, Richard Heller Gallery, New York, NY

ArtLA, Linda Warren Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

2005

Visitors from the East, Billy Shire Fine Arts, Los Angeles, CA

The Gallery, Galleri Magnus Karlsson, Stockholm, Sweden Spike Gallery, New York, NY

Something is Somewhere, Monya Rowe Gallery, New York, NY

Art Chicago, International Art Fair, Chicago, IL

2004

Points of Muse, Linda Warren Gallery, Chicago, IL

2003

Public Domain, Linda Warren Gallery, Chicago, IL

The Burbs, DFN Gallery, New York, NY

Space Invaders, Fish Tank Gallery, New York, NY

CAA, Hunter College Art Gallery, New York, NY

2002

Ana 31, Holter Museum of Art, Helena, MT

MFA Thesis Exhibition, Oxford University, Oxford, England

Take Home a Nude, Sotheby’s, New York, NY

2000

Wood Memorial Millennium Biennial National Juried Competition, CT

15th Annual National Works on Paper, Meadows Gallery, University of Texas, TX

AWARDS

2006

NY Foundation for the Arts / Deutsche Bank Fellowship

Smack Mellon Studio Fellowship

2004

Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation Grant

2003

Prince of Wales Scholarship to Normandy, France

2002

Research Fellowship, New York Academy of Art, New York, NY

1999

Felicia C. Miller Award Barbara Podorowsky Memorial Award

PRESS

2005

Hawkins, Margaret, Amy Bennett, ArtNews, Sept. Hawkins, Margaret, Amy Bennett, Chicago Sun-Times, Apr. 22. Hinkel, Joanne, Art Trips, Centerstage Chicago, Apr. 18. 2004 Skolnik, Lisa, The Art of Amy Bennett, Design & Architecture, Chicago, Aug. pp. 8, 10, 32-35. Littman, Margaret, Ten Things to do this Weekend, Crain’s Chicago Business Online, Aug. Zoltak, Benjamin, Can of Culture, Centerstage Chicago, Aug. & Nov. 2003 Krenz, Marcel, Space Invaders: Six Painters and Two Sculptors Reconstruct Representation, Contemporary, Issue 55, pp 72-73. Up & Coming, Brooklyn Free Press, May 2-8.

 

EDUCATION

2002

MFA, New York Academy of Art, New York, NY

1999

BFA, summa cum laude, University of Hartford, Hartford, CT

ADDITIONAL STUDIES

St. Edmund’s Hall, Oxford University, Oxford, England

Pratt Institute, New York, NY

The New York Studio School, New York, NY

University of Georgia Art School, Cortona, Italy

 

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