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Kiley Ames
Brooklyn, NY



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KILEY AMES
EDUCATION

2011 MFA Painting, New York Academy of Art, New York, NY
2005 BFA Illustration, Art Center College of Design, Los Angeles, CA
2001 Italian Language, University of California at Berkeley, CA ,
1999 BA History, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA

EXHIBITIONS

2015
“Hot Dry Men…Cold Wet Women”, Mark Milller Gallery, New York, NY, Group Show

2014
“Interpreted Bodies: Sculpture and Form”, Kimmel Galleries, New York University, NY, Group Show
“Alchemy and Metaphysics, Trestle Gallery, Brooklyn, Group Show
“Gute Nachrichten aus der Halle 14/Benefiz-Auktion, Halle 14, Leipzig, Germany, Group Show

2013
“Ninth Annual Small Works Show”, 440 Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, Group Show
“Beethoven Festival: LOVE”, Merit School of Music, Chicago, ILL, Group Show
“The First Settlers” Halle 14, 1. OG, Spinnerei, Leipzig, Germany
“Lacunae”, Halle 14, 1.OG, Spinnerei, Leipzig, Germany
“Icb Setze den Fuss in die Luft, und sie trug,” Museum Lytke, Leipzig, Germany, Group Show
“Swipe Again, “ Single Fare 3, RH Gallery, NY, Group Show
“Mutatis Mutandis”, Halle 14, 1.OG, Spinnerei, Leipzig, Germany, Group Show

2012
“Take Home a Nude”, Sotheby’s, ,New York, NY, Group Show/Art Auction
“Kunst + Kapital”, Westpol, Leipzig, Germany, Group show
“A Good Cup of Hope.”Spinnerei Halle 14, 1.OG, Leipzig, Germany, Group show
“Summer Exhibition”, Flowers Gallery, New York, NY, Group Show
“The Cave”, Front Runner Gallery, New York, NY, Group Show

2011
“Mutual Vision: Six Young Sino-American Artists Exhibition”, MOUart, Beijing, China, Group Show
“Summer Exhibition”, Flowers Gallery, New York, NY, Group Show
“First Impressions & Formative Experience”, Mediala Rack & Hamper Gallery, New York, NY, Group Show
“Uncharted”, MFA Thesis Exhibition, New York Academy of Art, New York, NY, Group Show
“Single Fare 2, Please Swipe Again”, Sloan Fine Art, New York, NY, group show
College Art Association, New York, NY, Group Show

2010
“Summer Exhibition”, Wilkinson Gallery, New York Academy of Art, New York, NY, Group Show
“Single Fare”, Brooklyn, NY, Group Show

2009 “Fellow’s Pix”, New York, NY, New York Academy of Art, Group Show
2006 “Young Blood”, Billy Shire Fine Arts, Culver City, CA, Group Show

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2009-present
Annie Leibovitz Studio, Archive assistant, visual and creative research for upcoming shoots, production and post-production, Personal assistant, New York, NY

2008-2009
Art Center College of Design, At Night , Art Instructor: Introduction to Drawing, substitute for Composition and Drawing, Pasadena, CA

2006
Annie Leibovitz Studio Internship, New York, NY

2007
Portfolio One, Freelance production on shoots including photographers Annie Leibovitz, and Walter Chin, Los Angeles, CA

2006-2010
Art Center College of Design, Saturday High, Art Instructor, Painter’s Process Workshop, Figure Drawing, Pasadena, CA

2006-2008
Brentwood Art Center, Instructor, Intro to figure drawing, painting, mixed media, Brentwood, CA

2003-2005
Art Center College of Design, Teaching Assistant, Digital Design, Design 2, Drawing for Illustration, Analytical Figure Drawing, Pasadena, CA

2001
Lorenzo, D’Medici Art Institute, Art History Concentration, Florence, IT

2001-2002
California College of Arts and Crafts, Director’s Assistant for the Center for Art and Public Life Oakland, CA

1998-1999, 2002-2009
West Hollywood Masters Swim Team, Coach, Los Angeles, CA

SELECTED HONORS AND AWARDS

2013 Artist Grant, Money for Women/Barbara Deming Memorial Fund, Wilton, NH
2012 Artist in Residence, Pilotenkueche, Halle 14 Spinnerei, Leipzig, Germany
2011 Artist in Residence, Central Academy of Fine Arts Residency, Beijing, China and University of Shanghai College of Fine Arts, Shanghai China, in Conjunction with the CAFA Museum Biennial, awarded by New York Academy of Art, New York, NY
2010 Artist Grant, Leslie T. and Frances U. Posey Foundation, Sarasota, FL
Portrait Scholarship, Grant from Peter Lewis and Janet Rosel, New York, NY
New York Academy of Art, Merit Scholarship, New York, NY
2009 New York Academy of Art, Merit Scholarship, New York, NY
2005 Art Center College of Design, Graduated with Distinction, Dean’s List (2002-2005), Scholarship, Williamson Gallery (2004-2005), Pasadena, CA
1999 University of California at Los Angeles, Graduated Cum Laude, Dean’s List (1994-1999) UCLA Swim Team (1994-1998), Co Captain of Swim Team (1997-1998)
 








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