Brian Kelley lives in Alexandria, VA. He has an MFA in Painting from Indiana University and a BA from the College of William and Mary. He has exhibited nationally and lectured at several schools, including George Washington University, the College of William and Mary, George Mason University, Anne Arundel Community College, Prince George’s Community College, Northern Virginia Community College, and the Washington Studio School. Recent exhibition venues include Bowery Gallery (NYC), First Street Gallery (NYC), Muscarelle Museum of Art (VA), Williamsburg Contemporary Art Center (VA), Manassas Center for the Arts (VA), Linda Matney Gallery (VA),Del Ray Artisans (VA), Brentwood Arts Exchange (MD), Capitol Arts Network (MD), and HUB-BUB Showroom Gallery (SC). His portfolio includes painting, drawing, printmaking, and digital work. He was briefly a member of ASTM and has made his own paints and inks for both himself and other artists. Brian Kelley also has been a radio DJ for WCWM (VA) and WIUX (IN).
Master of Fine Arts in Painting, Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana.
Bachelor of Arts, College of William and Mary (Magna Cum Laude), Williamsburg, Virginia. Major: Studio Art, emphasis painting.
Brian Kelley at WSS, Washington Studio School School Gallery, Washington, D. C.
Tower: Brian Kelley, Manassas Center for the Arts, Manassas, Virginia.
The Memory of Light, Williamsburg Contemporary Art Center, Williamsburg, Virginia.
Brian Kelley at the Andrews Gallery, Andrews Gallery, College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, Virginia.
Williamsburg Nocturnes, Prince Georges Art and Frame, Williamsburg, Virginia.
Brian Kelley at the Lee Center, Lee Center, Alexandria, Virginia.