b. 1987 Charlotte NC 

  

Education

2016 MFA Studio Art, University of North Carolina at Greensboro

2012 BFA Painting, University of North Carolina at Charlotte

 

Selected Exhibitions

2017

Expo Chicago, Jane Lombard Gallery, Navy Pier, Chicago, IL

My fossil, my echo / My excess, my scrap, curated by Julia Lee and Gabrielle Jensen, MX Gallery, New York, NY

17 feet away (solo exhibition), Lump Gallery, Raleigh, NC

Dallas Art Fair, Jane Lombard Gallery, Dallas, TX

it makes it more so if you say so (solo exhibition), Jane Lombard Gallery, Chelsea, NY

Untitled Art Fair, Jane Lombard Gallery, Pier 70, San Francisco, CA

 

2016

Expo Chicago, Jane Lombard Gallery, Navy Pier, Chicago, IL

From the Fringe, AIR Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

CONTEXTURE (curated by Cey Adams), Jane Lombard Gallery, Chelsea, NY

2016 MFA Thesis Exhibition, Weatherspoon Art Museum, Greensboro, NC

 

2015

Three-Fold (Elizabeth Arzani, Carmen Neely & Krisna Schumann), Ghost Gallery, Seattle, WA

Accumulations (solo exhibition), UNC Charlotte Student Union Gallery, Charlotte, NC

 

2014

Elizabeth Arzani + Carmen Neely, Mona Gallery, Charlotte, NC

 

2012 

Illusions & Realities (solo exhibition), Artspace 711, Women Centered Art, Charlotte, NC

Either Ore, Twenty Two Gallery, Charlotte NC 

Showdown, Hart Wtizen Gallery, Charlotte NC  

Big South Undergraduate Research Symposium Juried Art Exhibition, Winthrop University, Rock 

Hill, SC 

Preview, Rowe Arts Gallery, University of North Carolina at Charlotte 

Juried Annual Student Exhibition, Rowe Arts Gallery, University of North Carolina at Charlotte  

 

2010 

Sanskrit Magazine Exhibition, Student Union Gallery, University of North Carolina at Charlotte 

Juried Foundations Show, Rowe Arts Gallery, Honorable Mention, University of North Carolina at 

Charlotte 

Seeing Pink: A Juried Print Media Exhibition, Rowe Arts Gallery, University of North Carolina at 

Charlotte 

Summer Painting, Rowe Arts Gallery, University of North Carolina at Charlotte 

 

Residencies:

2017

Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT

2013

Sparkbox Studio, Picton, ON, Canada

 

Press:

2017

Michael Anthony Farley, “Virtual Reality Exhibitions and Cyberdefense Workshops", ArtFCity. July 17, 2017

          http://artfcity.com/2017/07/17/this-weeks-must-see-art-events-virtual-reality-exhibitions-and-cyberdefense-workshops/

Buhe, Elizabeth: Exhibition Review: “Carmen Neely”, Art in America. June, 2017

          http://www.artinamericamagazine.com/reviews/carmen-neely/

Peña, Arthur. “Dallas Art Fair 2017.” New American Paintings, April 15, 2017. 

Nadia Sesay, “Carmen Neely: it makes it more so if you say so”, Blanc Modern Africa. March 3, 2017.

          http://www.blancmodernafrica.com/blanctalks/2017/3/carmen-neely-it-makes-it-more-so-if-you-say-so

Michael Anthony Farley, “This Week’s Must-See Art Events: Happy Not-My-President’s-Day”, ArtFCity. February 20, 2017

          http://artfcity.com/2017/02/20/this-weeks-must-see-art-events-happy-not-my-presidents-day/

Artforum, February 2017, Vol. 55 No. 6, p86

 

Collections

Robinson Hall Performing Arts Center, University of North Carolina at Charlotte 

 

Experience:  

2014-2016

Curatorial Assistant, Weatherspoon Art Museum, Greensboro NC

2011 

Studio Assistant to Michaela Pilar Brown, McColl Center For Visual Arts, Charlotte NC