Amy Bernays

Amy Bernays

Los Angeles, CA, United Sates

About Amy Bernays

Amy Bernays lives and works in Los Angeles, California. Born in London, she graduated with a BA(honors) in Fine Art from Central St Martins College in 2001. Her paintings are landscapes of personal interaction; poems to the love of line. Working with non-linguistic communication such gesture, body language, lingering looks and gossip. Her work is anthropological and personal, ponderings on the great themes of life, love and leisure.

Education

BA (Hons) Fine Art (2:1) Central St. Martins 1998-2001
Flash website design Dali courses at Central St. Martins 2001
Foundation (Merit) Chelsea School of Art & Design 1997-1998
A-levels and GCSE Cambridge Arts and Sciences 1995-1997
High School The American School in London 1989-1995

Exhibitions

Art for Youth, The Royal College of Art, London, 2008- 2012
Project Ethos, Hollywood, 2010
Cannibal Flower, Los Angeles, 2009-2013
Create fixate, Downtown Los Angeles, 2009
Centered on the Center, Huntingdon Beach Art Center, Orange County, California 2008
Affordable Art Fair, London 2007 - 2009
Ideal Home Show, London 2006 - 2009
Short listed: Mercury Art Prize, London 2006
BA (Honors) Degree Show, Central St Martins College, 2001
Exhibit 99, Annual showcase of fine art from all London Institute colleges, 1999