Amelia Burns

Bloomfield Hills, MI 48304



2023 Cranbrook Academy of Art, MFA in Photography 

2005 Pratt Institute, BFA in Photography 

Selected Group Exhibitions

2022 The Bootleg Show, Forum Gallery, Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hills,MI

2020 Art of Freelance Fall Showcase, Los Angeles, CA

2019 Art of Freelance Spring Showcase, Los Angeles, CA

2018 Art of Freelance Fall Showcase, Los Angeles, CA

2017 Art of Freelance Spring Showcase, Los Angeles, CA

2012 Homelessness and the Indigent; Causes, Effects, Solutions, Tompkins County Public Library, Ithaca, NY

2011 Castaways Artsy Night Feature Show, Ithaca NY

2010 The Family Show, DTLA

2009 The Dark Side of the Light, Gallery Godo, Glendale, CA 

2006 People in their Spaces, Community School of Music and Arts, Ithaca, NY 

2004 Abiding Reverence, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY


2021 Amelia Burns, “Natureland – Volume 2”, It’s Ok Press

2020 Amelia Burns, "Natureland – Volume 1”, It’s Ok Press

2016 Amelia Burns, "Everything Belongs", It’s Ok Press


2022 Altars Show, Forum Gallery Cranbrook Academy of Art


2021 Shoutout LA: Meet Amelia Burns: Photographer and Multidisciplinary Artist

2018 Voyage LA; Art and Life with Amelia Burns

2018 Gothesque Magazine; Issue #65, "Black Girl Magic"

2016 The Ithaca Times; A Family's Hope

Professional Experience

2005-Present Owner; Amelia Burns Photography 

2017-2020 Photographer/Office Assistant; Julie Lilly Photography

2015-2017 Assistant ; Sabrina Helas Photography 

2015-2016 Set Still Photographer ; “Scumbag”

2006-2007 Staff Photographer; Ithaca Times, Ithaca NY 

Using Format