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amandascugliaart@gmail.com

Born 1983 in Pittsburgh, PA. Lives and works in New York, NY.

 

EDUCATION

2013     MFA in Painting- New York Academy of Art, New York, NY

2005     BFA in Graphic Design - Edinboro University of Pennsylvania, Edinboro, PA

 

AWARDS / RECOGNITION

2015     Eric Fischl Teaching Residency at West Nottingham Academy, Maryland

2013     Artist Residency, Altos De Chavon (Parsons School), Dominican Republic

2012     The David Kratz & Gregory Unis Scholarship, NYAA

             Terra Foundation for American Art Europe, Giverny, France: Artist-in-Residence  

2011     Merit Scholarship - New York Academy of Art

             Social Media Scholarship - New York Academy of Art

 

EXHIBITIONS

2017     Sugarlift Pop-Up 'Open Studios Launch' show, New York, NY

2016     PRINTWORK, (A.I.R.) Artist Image Resource, Pittsburgh, PA

             Accessible Art Fair New York, National Arts Club, New York, NY

             Most Imaginative Bartender, Agora Gallery, New York, NY

             Picturing the Unprintable, Flux Factory, Queens, NY

             Nature/Made (three person show), Massey Lyuben Gallery, New York, NY

             Art New York art fair, Pier 94, New York, NY

             A Moveable Feast, CW Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2015     My Favorite Things, W Hotel Hoboken, NJ

             Take Home a Nude Auction - Sotheby's, New York, NY

             Weightless (solo show), Gates Gallery at West Nottingham Academy, Colora, MD

             There Will Be Art Here, The Clemente Soto Vélez Center, New York, NY

2014     Lucid Visions, Panepinto Galleries, Jersey City, NJ

             Take Home a Nude Auction - Sotheby's, New York, NY

             The New Romantics, Mark Miller Gallery, NY

             Nature Inspires (at the Tribeca Ball), New York Academy of Art, NY

2013     Myth & Folklore - Big Irv's Gallery, Brooklyn, New York

             Start Spreading the News - Woeske Gallery, Berlin, Germany

             Take Home a Nude Auction - Sotheby's, New York, NY

             Simulate (solo show) -  Brooklyn Alehouse, Brooklyn, New York

             MFA Thesis Exhibition - NYAA, New York, NY

             Tribeca Ball - NYAA, New York, NY

             Divergent - Joan and Alan Bernikow Jewish Community Center, Staten Island, NY

             Single Fare 3 - RH Gallery, New York, NY

             Symbiosis - NYAA, New York, NY

             Mountain of Minis - NYAA, New York, NY

2012     Deck the Walls - NYAA, New York, NY

             Put a Bow on It - Kraine Gallery, New York, NY

             Heads - NYAA, New York, NY (co-curator)

             Things That Go Bump in the Night - Kraine Gallery, New York, NY

             Tribeca Ball - NYAA, New York, NY

             Portraits Show - NYAA, New York, NY

2011     Deck the Walls - NYAA, New York, NY

             Your Basement is Showing, NYAA, New York, NY  

             Fall Exhibition - NYAA, New York, NY

2010     Fragments - Siva, Wichita, KS

             Midnite Snacks, Midwest Edition - 1366 Space, Chicago, IL

2009     Midnite Snacks - No Globe, Brooklyn, New York, NY

             Midnite Snacks - Ghost Print Gallery, Richmond, VA

2005     Beautification - Bruce Gallery, Edinboro, PA

 

PUBLICATIONS

2017     Sugarlift Blog feature

2016     Sotheby's Interview 

2015     New York Times T Magazine

2014     The Figure: Painting, Drawing, and Sculpture by Donald Kuspit, Irving Sandler, Margaret McCann, 

             David Kratz and Bob Colacello

             Art.es Magazine - Outstanding students of the NYAA: group show (Berlin), by Shanine Nakash, page 126

  

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2013 - 2016     Adjunct Professor in Figure Drawing - Long Island University of Brooklyn, NY

2015                 Instructor: public workshops in Figure Drawing - Drawing New York, NYC