Originally from Yuma, Arizona, Amanda moved to the Phoenix Valley in 2011. She received a BFA in Photography from Arizona State University in pursuit of her love for the visual arts four years later.
Most recently, Amanda won Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art's 2016 Good 'n Plenty award. She is also a recipient of the 2015 SPE Student Awards for Innovations in Imaging, the 2014 Quesada Research Award winner for her Young Mothers project, and was Arizona’s 2010 Scholastic Golden Key recipient for her photography portfolio.
In addition to her creative practice, Amanda is passionate about the convergence of business, art, and entrepreneurship. As the Marketing and PR Coordinator at the Center for Entrepreneurial Innovation and the founder of aftrART, she enjoys helping both artists and startups share their message to build meaningful connections with their audience.
Interested in exhibiting, publishing, or purchasing Amanda's work? Reach out to her directly at email@example.com.