Bill Kelly

  • Adjunct


  • B.A. Ursinus College, Pennsylvania
  • M.F.A. Johnson State College, Vermont


Bill Kelly is a painter and printmaker, as well as founder and co-director of Brighton Press in San Diego, California.

Books and prints by Brighton Press and Bill Kelly are in major museums and library collections across the country and have been the subject of numerous exhibitions over the last eighteen years, including a recent show at the Oceanside Museum of Art. A forthcoming solo exhibition at the Fresno Art Museum will focus on his long-standing collaboration with nationally recognized poet Peter Everwine.

Kelly has an M.F.A. in painting from Johnson State College in Vermont and is the recent recipient of a Pollock-Krasner Foundation Grant

He teaches Printmaking and Painting at PLNU.