B. 1982

 

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

 

2021                 Celestial Bodies, Adrian Center for the Art, Adrian, MI

                         Ekphrastic Fantastic, Columbus Cultural Arts Center, Columbus, OH
                         In Between Everywhere, Mansfield Art Center, Mansfield, OH
                         An American Sunrise, The Vanderelli Room, Columbus, OH

 

2020                 Virtual Scrawl 14, Virtual Event, Columbus, OH

 

2019                 Crossover, The Vanderelli Room, Columbus, OH

 

2018                 Modern Madonna, Lindsay Gallery, Columbus, OH

                         Solo Exhibition, Lindsay Gallery at Brew Dog, Columbus, OH

 

2017                 New Horizons Self-Taught Art in the 20th Century, Hickory Museum of Art, Hickory, NC

                         Solo Exhibition, Stream of Consciousness, Lindsay Gallery, Columbus, OH

 

2016                 Lindsay Gallery in Chicago, Chicago, IL

                         Art for Life, Columbus Museum of Art, Columbus, OH
                         5 Artist Exhibition, Lindsay Gallery, Columbus, OH

 

2015                 Blank Spaces, Lindsay Gallery, Columbus, OH

                         Solo Exhibition, Ashley D. Pierce, Lindsay Gallery, Columbus, OH

 

2014                 Ohio Self Taught, Lindsay Gallery, Columbus, OH

                         Solo Exhibition, Lindsay Gallery Presents Ashley D. Pierce, Lindsay Gallery, Columbus, OH

 

SELECTED MURALS/SPECIAL PROJECTS

2021                  Naturally Inspired Paint Out, Event Artist, Indianapolis Zoo, Indianapolis, IN                 

                         The Reading Tree, Mobile Library Cart Artist, Cbus Libraries, Columbus, OH

2020                  Wall Alley Portal, Mural Artist, Short North Arts District, Columbus, OH                 

                          Enchanted Pool, Mural Artist, Slurping Turtle Restaurant, Columbus, OH                 

                          Summer Nights, Mural Artist, Gravity Uplifts Art Cubes, Columbus, OH

2019                  Urban Scrawl 13, Mural Artist, Columbus, OH                 

                          Generator, Mural Artist, 934 Gallery, Columbus, OH

2018                  Urban Scrawl 12, Mural Artist, Columbus, OH

                          Ohio Governors Show, The selected Ohio artists for creation of state awards

2017                  Urban Scrawl 11, Mural Artist, Columbus, OH *Board Choice Award Recipient                 

                          Sign Your Art, Greater Columbus Arts Council, Tile Artist, Columbus, OH

2016                  Urban Scrawl 10, Mural Artist, Columbus, OH

2015                  Urban Scrawl 9, Mural Artist, Columbus, OH *Board Choice Award Recipient

 

RESIDENCIES

 

2021                  Waubonsie State Park AIR Program, March Artist in Residence, Hamburg, IA

 

2019                  Short North Alliance AIR Program, Masterclass Artist, Columbus, OH


INVOLVEMENT/ENGAGEMENT

 

2021                  934 Fest, Mural Committee Co-Chair, Columbus, OH

                          Conversations & Coffee Virtual Artist Talk, Cultural Arts Center, Columbus, OH
                          Ohio Plein Air Society Member

 

2020                  On-Site Mural Presentation, Short North Church, Columbus, OH

                          Mural Committee Member, 934 Fest, Columbus, OH
                          934 Fest Volunteer, Social Media Moderator, Columbus, OH
                          Scaling Up Your Work, Workshop/Presentation, 934 Mural Mentorship Program, Columbus, OH

 

2019                  934 Fest, Mural Volunteer, Columbus, OH

2018                  Artist Talk and Demonstration, Liberty High School, OH

                          Juror, Chillicothe Art League, Chillicothe, OH

2017                  Artist Talk and Demonstration, Olentangy Orange High School, OH

                          PAR (Professionals, Advocates, Resources) Board Member, OH

 

2016                  Artist Talk and Demonstration, Lindsay Gallery, Columbus, OH
                          PAR (Professionals, Advocates, Resources) Board Member, OH

 

EMPLOYMENT

 

2020-Present     Ashley D. Pierce Artist, Self Owned Business, Columbus, OH

 

2007-2020         Art Instructor/Art Program Director, Columbus Center for Human Services, OH

 

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS


2021                  Artist Ashley Pierce Enjoys the Silence, Andy Downing, Columbus Alive

                          https://www.columbusalive.com/story/entertainment/arts/2021/03/26/artist-ashley-pierce-enjoys-silence/7012687002/

 

2020                  Wall Alley Portal, Broad and High WOSU
                          https://www.pbs.org/video/wall-alley-portal-4u9hxl/

 

2019                 Top 10 Columbus Artists, Columbus Underground
                         https://www.columbusunderground.com/the-top-10-local-artists-bo2019 
                      

                         Ashley Pierce pushes her art to new heights, literally, Andy Downing, Columbus Alive
                         https://www.columbusalive.com/entertainment/20190910/ashley-pierce-pushes-her-art-to-new-heights-literally

 

2017                 Ashley D. Pierce ‘Stream of Consciousness’, Jim Fischer, Columbus Alive

                         https://www.columbusalive.com/entertainment/20171108/arts-preview-ashley-d-pierce-stream-of-consciousness

 

2016                 Ashley D. Pierce’s Unusual characters have something to say, Nancy Gilson, The Columbus Dispatch
                         https://www.dispatch.com/content/stories/life_and_entertainment/2016/01/03/1-unusual-characters-have-something-to-say.html