Kelly Carmody has exhibited at venues including the National Portrait Gallery in London, the Portrait Society of America, the Art Students League of New York, Sloane Merrill Gallery, The Guild of Boston Artists, and Ann Long Gallery.  Publications that have featured her work include American Art Collector, Fine Art Connoisseur, International Artist Magazine, Fine Art Today, Studio Visit Magazine, Boston Magazine, and The Boston Globe.  Carmody has won grants from The Ludwig Foundation, Turkey Land Cove Foundation, The Blanche E. Colman Trust, and Massachusetts Cultural Council, as well as receiving an Edward G. McDowell Travel Grant and the Walter Feldman Grant.  In 2014, she won 3rd place in the Portrait Society’s International Portrait Competition.