Bryce Speed

Assistant Professor of Art, Painting
(205) 348-1901
Office Location:
Woods Hall 215
(205) 348-0287

Before coming to The University of Alabama in 2014, Bryce Speed completed a residency at the Kimmel Harding Nelson Center for the Arts in Nebraska City and taught at Omaha Metro Community College, the University of Nebraska at Omaha, and Central Community College in Columbus, NE. His paintings and drawings have been included in numerous regional and national exhibitions. His artwork has been featured at the PS122 Gallery in New York City and included in the Nebraska Arts Council’s Nebraska Governor’s Residence Exhibition Program and exhibited at the Museum of Nebraska Art. His work was selected for publication in volumes 64 and 69 of New American Paintings. Speed was born in Mississippi and received the MFA in painting and drawing in 2005 from The University of Alabama.

News and Exhibitions

Fertile, Satellite Space: Prospect 4: TEN Gallery, New Orleans
PaperWest National Works on Paper Juried Exhibition, Gittins Gallery, Salt Lake City, Nov. 2017 (juror: Willie Cole)
Home, Rockland Center for the Arts, West Nyack, N.Y.
Space Song, North Wall Art Center, Oxford, U.K., April 19 – May 5, 2017
Residency, Hambidge Art Center, Raburn Gap, Ga., July 2017
Bryce Speed, Lowe Mill Arts and Entertainment, Huntsville, Ala., July 2-31, 2017

Bryce Speed, "End."
Float the Earth, Birmingham Public Library, Jan. 8-Feb. 27, 2015 – Interview with Bethany Mitchell.
Paper or Plastic? The Grocery, Northport, AL, exhibition with Matt Mitros
Through the Trees
, Marilyn Foley Art Gallery, University of Mobile, Jan. 12-Feb. 27. 2015
Bryce Speed, solo exhibition, WonderRoot Gallery, Atlanta, Jun. 25-Aug. 4, 2015
A.I.R. Studio Residency, Paducah, Kentucky, July 2015
Places and Offhand Geometry, solo exhibition, TEN Gallery, New Orleans, Oct. 3-Nov. 1, 2015

Painting by Bryce Speed, in his solo exhibition at WonderRoot, Atlanta, 2015 Painting by Bryce Speed on exhibit at TEN Gallery, New Orleans, Oct. 2015 Painting by Bryce Speed on exhibit at TEN Gallery, New Orleans, Oct. 2015 Painting by Bryce Speed, 2015
Jack King & Bryce Speed – Sculpture & Mixed Media Paintings
, Valdosta State University Fine Arts Gallery, Valdosta, GA
Suburbia: Is Anyone There? HERE Art Center, New York, NY
Between the Clouds, solo exhibition, Dinah Washington Cultural Arts Center, Tuscaloosa, AL


M.F.A., The University of Alabama (2005)