LESLIE ALEXANDER

Lives and works in Brooklyn, New York

EDUCATION:
1985
M.F.A., Hunter College, New York, NY

1977
B.F.A., Philadelphia College of Art, PA

1972-74
Hamilton/Kirkland College, Clinton, NY

1972
University of Grenoble, France

1972
L'ecole des Arts Decoratifs et des Batiments, Grenoble, France


EXHIBITIONS:
2012
Leslie Alexander, “Flora, Fauna, Flood”, Good News Gallery, Woodbury, CT

2011
“Wired” Storefront Bushwick, Brooklyn, NY
“30 Years” BRIC Contemporary, Brooklyn, NY

2010
“Portraits” Storefront Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
Installation, American Airlines Terminal, La Guardia Airport

2007
"Design Trust" Milk Gallery, New York, NY
"BRIC Rotunda Gallery Benefit", Brooklyn Historical Society

2005
"Brooklyn Bridge Park Conservancy benefit" Brooklyn, NY

2004
"Brooklyn youth chorus benefit" Brooklyn Museum of Art, NY

2002
"20/02" Rotunda Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2001
"Photochrome"- Directors choice, Silvermine Guild Gallery, New Canaan, CT

1998
"A Brooklyn Salon", Rotunda Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

1996
"Landscape", Fred Alger, New york, NY

1995
"Sense or Spit", SoHo Biennial, New York, NY
"Mother/Daughter", Ms. Foundation, New York, NY
"Benefit show",Rotunda Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

1993
"Uncommon Ground", Cleary Gottlieb, New York, NY

1992
"Brooklyn", Jack Tilton Gallery, New York, NY

1991
"Gulliver's Travels", Galerie Sophia Ungers, Koln,Germany
"Photos?"A.Belcher, B.Jansen, the Starns, L.Alexander, S.Samore, Tresor d'Art, Saanenmoser, Switzerland

1990
"Post Modern Landscape; Waite, Phael, Alexander, Forg, Bechers" Fred Alger, New York, NY

1988
"Trilogy", Alexander, Hill, Francis, Rotunda Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

1987
"Pastel Anthology II", Grace Borgenicht Gallery, New York, NY

1985
"Works on Paper", Housatonic Museum of Art, Bridgeport, CT
" New Talent" Silvermine Guild Center for the Arts, New Canaan, CT
"The Brooklyn Landscape", Rotunda Gallery Brooklyn, NY
"Art of the Northeast,USA" Silvermine Guild Center for the Arts, New Canaan, CT
"On, Of ,and About Paper", Rotunda Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

1984
Solo Exhibition, "Leslie Alexander", Hunter College Gallery, New York, NY
"Artists View of the City", Park Avenue Atrium, New York, NY
"Brooklyn Waterfront Artist Coalition show" Brooklyn, NY
"On,Of,and About Paper", Rotunda Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
Set design for "Liz Milwe Dancers",New York, NY

1982
"National Printmaking Exhibition", Silvermine Guild Center for the Arts New Canaan, CT

1979
Etage Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
"exhibit ‘79" Old City Arts Council, Philadelphia, PA

ADVISORY:
1985 to present:
Chief Curator, Fred Alger Management Collection of Art, New York, NY
Independent curator for private collections and exhibitions including: "Formulas for Revelation",1999, Rotunda Gallery, Brooklyn,NY
"Diane Davenport Alexander -A Retrospective", 2001, Silvermine Guild Gallery, New Canaan, CT
Current Chair, The Rotunda Gallery Friends Committee

Current member Board of Directors of BRIC Arts/Media/Brooklyn Brooklyn, NY
Board of Directors, Brooklyn Museum of Art, Ex Officio representing City Council Speaker, Christine Quinn