Amanda J. DeSilver
Selected Solo Shows
2018 Covington City Hall, Covington, WA
2017 Shelton Civic Center, Shelton, WA
2016 Longevita Pilates and Yoga Studio, Auburn, WA
2014 Macrina Bakery, Seattle, WA
2013 Red’s Wine Bar, Kent, WA
Carco Theater, Renton ,WA
2010 Macrina Bakery, Seattle, WA
2008 Woodinville City Hall, Woodinville, WA. Exhibition organized by the Woodinville Public Arts Advisory Committee
HaLo Gallery, Seattle WA. Curated by Ricki Mason
2004 Lynnwood Public Library Gallery, Lynnwood Arts Commission, Lynnwood, WA. Curated by Rachelle Mitchell
Edmonds Public Library Gallery, Edmonds Arts Commission, Edmonds, WA. Curated by Julie Toothacre Long
Selected Group Exhibitions
2019 The Collective Visions Gallery Annual Washington State Juried Art Competition and Show. Juried by Gary Fagin, Co-Founder and Artistic Director of the Gage Academy of Art in Seattle.
2018 The 48th Annual Helen Norris Open Art Show. Sidney Art Gallery, Port Orchard, WA
2017 The 47th Annual Helen Norris Open Art Show. Sidney Art Gallery, Port Orchard, WA
2016 Auburn Valley Creative Arts Gallery at Main Street in Auburn, WA
Gallery 110 6th Annual Juried Exhibition, Seattle, WA
The 46th Annual Helen Norris Open Art Show. Sidney Art Gallery, Port Orchard, WA
2015 Auburn Valley Creative Arts Pop-Up Gallery at The Outlet Collection, Auburn, WA
2014 A/NT Gallery, Tree: The Exhibit
The 44th Annual Helen Norris Open Art Show. Sidney Art Gallery, Port Orchard, WA. Honorable Mention
Mountlake Terrace 36th Annual Juried Art Show, Mountlake Terrace, WA. Exhibition juried by Joe Mac Kechnie, signature member of the Puget Sound Group of NW Artists.
2012 Bemis Building Fall Art Show, Bemis Building, Seattle, WA.
2008 Small Works, Big Presents, White River Valley Museum, Auburn, WA. Juried Exhibition organized by the City of Auburn Arts Commission. Jurors: Sheila Farr, Jim McDonald, and Paul Metivier
2007 Sequim Arts Juried Exhibition, St Luke’s Parish Hall, Sequim, WA. Juried by John Ringen, past president of the Northwest Watercolor Society and the Puget Sound Group of Northwest Painters.
Art Festivals, Art Walks and Events
ArtWalla ArtSquared 2016-2018 Kent Art Walk, 2016
Auburn Days Festival, 2012, 2013 Maple Valley Arts Festival, 2010-2014
Auburn Art Walk, 2012-2017 Mukilteo Art Walk, 2006, 2007
Auburn Fest, 2018 Proctor Arts Fest, 2012
Ballard Art Walk, 2005 Renton Summer Concert Series and Art Walk, 2015
Covington Days Festival, 2009 Shoreline Arts Festival, 2007-2018
Edmonds Arts Festival, 2008 Shoreline 6x6NW, 2018, 2019
Greenwood Art Walk, 2006 SpringHill Suites ArtNight, Renton, 2015
Issaquah Art Walk, 2012-2014, 2019 Tacoma Salvage Art Show, 2018
Issaquah Salmon Days Festival, 2013 Tukwila Days Arts Festival, 2011
West Seattle Art Walk, 2010
2019 Eggsplore Lynwood. Egg sculpture artistically transformed and displayed at various events throughout the City of Lynnwood including a community egg hunt and egg auction.
2017 Richmond Beach Parade of Orcas. Orca sculpture artistically transformed and displayed at various events throughout the City of Shoreline.
2014 Kirkland Fish Frolic. Salmon sculpture artistically transformed and displayed at various events throughout the City of Kirkland.
2010 Ruston Arts in Parks Adirondack Art and Action. Adirondack chair artistically transformed and displayed in the City of Ruston. Chairs were sold at auction to benefit Ruston Arts in Parks.
2006 100 Years of Light, City of Mukilteo and the Mukilteo Arts Guild. Seven-foot replica of the Mukilteo Lighthouse artistically transformed and displayed throughout the community. Purchased by sponsor following the event.
2005 Red Door Campaign, Gilda’s Club, Seattle, WA. Gilda’s Red Door symbol artistically transformed and displayed throughout the City of Seattle. Project culminated in a benefit auction. Honorary Chair: Dale Chihuly
Auburn Valley Creative Arts, member and exhibiting artist 2011 to 2016. Webmaster 2013 to 2016. Vice President Jan-June 2016, Acting President July-December.
Mulkiteo Arts Guild, member 2006-2009
Syracuse University, Bachelor of Fine Arts, 1993. Major in Printmaking