MEET AMANDA

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Spitfire. Powerhouse. Firecracker. These are all words that come to mind when you meet artist Amanda Petro. To think anything less would be to underestimate the amount of talent and grit she has in her tiny frame.
— Birmingham Home & Garden Magazine

B.1989 | Grew up in Fairhope, Alabama

2011 | Graduated from The University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, Alabama

2012 | Studied in the Graduate Painting Program at The Savannah College of Art and Design, Atlanta, Georgia

Currently resides and works in Birmingham, Alabama

CV:

2019 The Harding Art Show | Group Exhibition | Harding Academy | Nashville, Tennesee

2018 Solo Show | Solo Exhibition | Lyons Share Gallery | Fairhope, Alabama

2018 The Bay Affair | Group Exhibition | Bayside Academy | Fairhope, Alabama

2017 Emerging Artists Show | Group Exhibition | Anne Irwin Fine Art | Atlanta, Georgia

2017 The Bay Affair | Group Exhibition | Bayside Academy | Fairhope, Alabama

2016 Lighting of The Trees | Poster Artist | Fairhope, Alabama

2016 Pop-up Show | Solo Exhibition | White Flowers Gallery | Birmingham, Alabama

2015 The Grand Summer Ball Featured Artist| Solo Exhibition | Fairhope, Alabama

2011 Windgate Fellows Exhibition | Group Exhibition | Sarah Moody Gallery of Art | Tuscaloosa, Alabama

2010 Capstone Expo | Group Exhibition | Ferguson Center Art Gallery | Tuscaloosa, Alabama Alabama Art Display | Group Exhibition | Maxwell Hall | Tuscaloosa, Alabama

2007 Undergraduate Juried Art Show | Group Exhibition | Tuscaloosa, Alabama

AWARDS:

2011

  • Savannah College of Art and Design Graduate Honors Fellowship

  • University of Alabama Arts and Sciences Arty Party People’s Choice Scholarship

  • Farley Moody Galbraith Endowed Art Scholarship

2010

  • Windgate Charitable Endowment Studio Art Fellowship

  • Farley Moody Galbraith Endowed Art Scholarship

  • William Garnett Anderson Studio Art Scholarship

2009

  • Farley Moody Galbraith Endowed Art Scholarship

  • William Garnett Anderson Studio Art Scholarship

2008

  • Laverne Noyes Studio Art Scholarship

PRESS:

Amanda Louise Interiors: Art Makes The Room

Well + Wonder: Guide to Gallery Walls

Birmingham Home and Garden

Bottle and Heels

City of Fairhope News

Decor Arts Now

Patricia’s Palace

 

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