Amanda Scuglia was born and raised in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. She received her MFA in 2013 from the New York Academy of Art, where she was given the David Kratz & Gregory Unis scholarship of merit. She has been awarded a number of artist residencies including the Terra Foundation of American Art in Europe located in Giverny, France (2012), Altos de Chavon, Dominican Republic (2013), and the Eric Fischl Teaching Residency at West Nottingham Academy in Maryland (2015). This past year, she was interviewed by Sotheby's blog for her work exhibited in the Accessible Art Fair New York.
She has lived and worked in New York City for the past several years, but recently relocated to Pittsburgh, PA.
New York Times "T" Magazine feature: Will Cotton Drawing Party.
Also: Here's a fun little bit.