EDUCATION

2007
BA in Studio Art and Spanish, Freed-Hardeman University, Henderson, TN

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2019
Appalachia NOW!, Asheville Art Museum, Asheville, NC

2018
Hunter Invitational IV, Hunter Museum, Chattanooga, TN
Destill, Seed Space, Nashville, TN
Mountain Muse, Sweetwater Center for the Arts, Sewickley, PA
Telephone, AVA Gallery, Chattanooga, TN

2017
Hands in the Earth, River Gallery, Chattanooga, TN (with Ursula Vann)
The Gardener and the Carpenter, Freed-Hardeman University, Henderson, TN (solo exhibit)

2016
Polygon, Sidespace Gallery, Salamanca Arts Centre, Tasmania
Cherry Bounce, William King Museum of Art, Abingdon, VA
Sketch, River Gallery, Chattanooga, TN
Examinations, AVA Gallery, Chattanooga, TN
Now What, COOP Gallery, Nashville, TN
4 Bridges Arts Festival, First Tennessee Pavilion, Chattanooga, TN

2015
Pattern, River Gallery, Chattanooga, TN (with Kelly Jean Ohl)

2014
From the Ground Up, Dalton Creative Arts Guild, Dalton, GA (solo exhibit)
4 Bridges Arts Festival, First Tennessee Pavilion, Chattanooga, TN
Poster Child, AVA Gallery, Chattanooga, TN

2013
Units of Measure, Rymer Gallery, Nashville, TN
Future Folk, Brooklyn Fireproof East, Brooklyn, NY
Teacher and Students, Freed-Hardeman University, Henderson, TN
Of Dust, Buy Some Damn Art, online exhibition
National Juried Exhibition, Emporium Center, Arts and Culture Alliance, Knoxville, TN

2012
Curious Dwellings, Twist Art Gallery, Nashville, TN (with Patrick Brien)
Re:Structure, AVA Gallery, Chattanooga, TN (with Rylan Steele)

2011
Renaissance Regional Exhibition, Renaissance Center, Dixson, TN
4 Bridges Arts Festival, First Tennessee Pavilion, Chattanooga, TN

2010
4 Bridges Arts Festival, First Tennessee Pavilion, Chattanooga, TN

2009
National Juried Exhibition, Emporium Center, Arts and Culture Alliance, Knoxville, TN

2008
Paintings, The Arcade Building, Nashville, TN (solo exhibit)

HONORS

2015
Professional Development Support Grant, Tennessee Arts Commission

2014
Featured Artist, 4 Bridges Arts Festival

2011
Professional Development Support Grant, Tennessee Arts Commission

2010
Best in Painting Artist Merit Award, 4 Bridges Arts Festival
Emerging Artist Scholarship, 4 Bridges Arts Festival

PRESS/PUBLICATIONS

Danielle Krysa, “Red Bank Red is from my Yard”, podcast interview, The Jealous Curator blog, August 20, 2016
New American Paintings, No. 124, Southern Issue
Anh-Minh Le, “Earth Studies,” Anthology Magazine, no. 18 (January 2015): 65-69
International Painting Annual 4, Manifest Creative Research Gallery & Drawing Center, Cincinnati, OH
New American Paintings, No. 112, Southern Issue
Daniella Krysa, “Amanda Brazier”, The Jealous Curator blog, June 4, 2014
Susan Pierce, “Poster Child”, Chattanooga Times Free Press, February 2, 2014
Kate Singleton, “Curating Some Damn Art: Amanda Brazier”, Art Hound blog, March 8, 2013
Mary Helen Miller, “Paint Making”, radio interview, WUTC, February 6, 2013
Ann Nichols, “Structure”, Chattanooga Times Free Press, February 26, 2012
Michael Miller, “Re:Structure Examines How Humans Interact With Environment”, radio interview, WUTC, February 22, 2012

COMMUNITY PROJECTS

2012, 2014
20/20 Vision, Mark Making, Mentor, Chattanooga, TN

2013
We Shall Not Be Moved, Mark Making, Facilitator, Chattanooga, TN

2010
Creativity for the Creator, Red Bank Church of Christ, Curator, Chattanooga, TN

TEACHING

2016-17
Art Classes, Hamilton County Jail, Chattanooga, TN

2016
“Making Opportunity” artist talk and panel discussion, Hunter Museum of American Art, Chattanooga, TN

2014
Studio Critiques, Southern Adventist University, Collegedale, TN
Paint Making Workshop, Southern Adventist University, Collegedale, TN
Paint Making Workshop, Chattanooga Christian School, Chattanooga, TN
Sixth Grade Art Teacher, Chattanooga Christian School, Chattanooga, TN

2013
Interim High School Art Teacher, Red Bank High School, Red Bank, TN

GALLERY REPRESENTATION

River Gallery, Chattanooga, TN