Amanda VanValkenburg is a visual artist using a combination of traditional and digital techniques. She received her BFA in Painting/Drawing /Sculpture at Brigham Young University, studied digital media at Hochschule für Künste Bremen, and received her MFA at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago in Film/Video/New Media/Animation.

Her work has been exhibited in the MCA, Elmhurst Museum, Mana Contemporary, Woman Made Gallery, 6018 North Gallery, LeRoy Neiman Center, and screened at the Gene Siskel Theater, Nightingale Cinema, Links Hall, Filmfront, and the Chicago Digital Media Festival. She was recently a High Concepts Labs sponsored artist and an artist in residence at Ox-Bow School of Art, and expected to complete a residency at Ragdale in 2018.