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Amanda Hamilton

Job Title

  • Associate Professor of Art
    Art & Design, College of Arts and Sciences

Started at Bethel



  • Biola University - B.S., 2000
  • Claremont Graduate University - M.F.A., 2005

Areas of expertise

Painting, time-based media

Courses Taught

  • ART100A Two-Dimensional Visual Thinking
  • ART210 Painting 1
  • ART310 Painting 2
  • ART410 Painting 3
  • ART235 Video Art


2014-2015 Finalist, Jerome Fellowships for Emerging Artists

2013 Finalist, Contemporary Northwest Art Awards, Portland Art Museum, Portland, OR

2012 Recipient, National Endowment for the Arts & Idaho Commission on the Arts Fellowship

Recent Exhibitions

2014, “Wish You Were Here”, The Sun Valley Center for the Arts, Ketchum, ID

2013, "The Violent Bear it Away", The Earl & Virginia Green Art Gallery, Biola University, La Mirada, CA. Curator: Jeff Rau of Sixpack Projects, Los Angeles, CA

2013, Admire, Form + Content, Minneapolis, MN

2013, "The Life of Perished Things", Metcalf Gallery, Taylor University, Upland, IN (solo)

2012, “Cutting Edge: Contemporary Paper”, Boise State Visual Arts Gallery, Boise, ID. Curators: Janice Neri and Kirsten Furlong 


2016, Regan Golden, Painting the Present”, mnartists.org, October 12, 2016.

2013, Catalog for "The Violent Bear it Away", February 28–March 21, 2013. Curated by Jeff Rau of Sixpack Projects.

2013, Publication of 4 works in the recent book "500 Paper Objects". Curated by Gene McHugh, Kress Fellow in Interpretive Technology at the Whitney Museum of American Art, NY.