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Elizabeth Kelly

Born in Houston, TX

Elizabeth Kelly is a photographic artist and art educator living and working in Philadelphia, PA. She seeks to explore the relationship between image and identity within herself and children living in the digital age. Focusing on addressing the importance of art education on early expression and sense of self in children who live in communities with limited access to the arts. Kelly creates environmental portraits, self portraits, and collaborative works with students using varying traditional photographic processes. 



2011 - 2015 B.A. Hendrix College, Photography Major/ History Minor

2015 - 2017 M.Ed. University of Arkansas at Little Rock, Secondary Education, Art

2020 - Current M.F.A. Candidate Moore College of Art and Design, Socially Engaged Art


Teaching Experience

2015-2017 Lower elementary Art, Village Montessori School, Little Rock, AR

2017 -2018 Pk-8 Art, St. Edward Catholic School, Little Rock, AR

2018 - 2020 Pk-8 Art, St. Theresa Catholic School, Little Rock, AR


2020 - CASA grant, Retraction of Identity



2015 - Elucidation group show, Hendrix College

2020 - Private exhibition St. Theresa Catholic School

Permanent Private Collections

St. Theresa Catholic School, Little Rock, AR