Lloyd Kelly headshot photo credit Kristin KellyLloyd Kelly is a painter of landscapes, still life, equestrian subjects, florals and portraits.  He was born in 1946 in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Lloyd is known for his colorful landscapes, still life and notably for his equestrian works. In 1984 he had his first one-person show in New York at the Richard Stone Reeves Gallery, which resulted in critical and commercial success.   He is an internationally recognized artist who has exhibited in museums and galleries in Japan, Hong Kong, France and Italy. He has had numerous one-person exhibits in New York, Washington D.C., Los Angeles, and in many other cities in the US.

He received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, in 1970; a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree in Drawing, from the University of Nebraska, Omaha, in 1973; a Master of Fine Arts degree in Printmaking from the Instituto Allende, University of Guanajuato, San Miguel de Allende, Gto., Mexico, in 1975, and a Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing in 2003 from Spalding University.

Lloyd is a Listed Artist who has had work sold at auction at Sotheby’s, New York, Sloan’s in Washington D.C. Skinner’s in Boston, Blanchet & Joron-Derem In Paris, and Mainichi in Tokyo.

1990   Tetyakov Museum, Moscow, US/Soviet Art Exchange
1991   Takashimaya, Kyoto Museum of Art, Kyoto, Japan
1992   The Bradford Brinton Memorial Museum, Big Horn, Wyoming
1993   Nicolaysen Art Museum, Casper, Wyoming
1995   Bradford Brinton Memorial Museum, Big Horn, Wyoming
1996   Museo de Bellas Artes, San Miguel de Allende, Gto., Mexico
1997   University of Kentucky Museum, Lexington, Kentucky 
1998   Kentucky Derby Museum, Louisville, Kentucky
2002   Bradford Brinton Memorial Museum, Big Horn, Wyoming
2004    Kentucky Museum of Art and Craft, Louisville, KY.