L E I G H D A V I S
925 Bergen Street, No 401 Brooklyn, NY 11238

Education
Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec, Master of Fine Arts, 2007
Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah, GA, Bachelor of Fine Arts, 1999

Artist Residencies
Colorado Art Ranch, Salida, Colorado, Spring 2011
Constance Saltonstall Foundation for the Arts, Ithaca, New York, Summer 2010
Anderson Center Residency Program, Red Wing, Minnesota (Alternate) 2010
Santa Fe Art Institute, Santa Fe, New Mexico, Summer 2009
BRIC Rotunda Gallery, Brooklyn, New York, Fall 2008

Honors/Awards
The Puffin Foundation Individual Artists Grant 2010
NY Department of Cultural Affairs Re-grant 2010
Sante Fe Art Institute Artist Residency Grant 2008
Centre Interuniversitaire des Arts Mediatiques 2004-2006
MFA Deseve Scholarship, Concordia University 2003
Brooklyn Arts Council Individual Artists Grant 2003
NY Department of Cultural Affairs Re-grant 2003
The Puffin Foundation Individual Artists Grant 2002

Solo Exhibitions
The Burrow H.H., Open Source Gallery, Brooklyn, NY 2012
everything that ought to have remained, Public Installation in-collaboration with the Church of St. Paul the Apostle, New York, NY 2011
Residence, Soapbox Gallery, Brooklyn, NY 2010
Ensemble, Galerie La Centrale / St. Joseph’s Oratory, Montreal, QC 2007
Gemini, Bourget Gallery, Montreal, QC 2006
Residence, Flatbush and Pacific Street Public Garden, Brooklyn, NY, 2004
Whereness, 2x4 Gallery, Curated by Joe Del Pesco, Portland, OR, 2000

Group Exhibitions
2012
Faith: Issue Sixteen, Curated by Melanie McWhorter, Finitefoto online exhibition
Figured, Curated by Kris Nuzzi, BRIC Rotunda Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
2011
AAC Spring Solos, Curated by Michael Pollack and Melissa Keys, Arlington Arts Center, VA
A Nest, a Shell, a Corner, a Drawer, Porch Projects, Curated by Mariah Johnson, Washington, DC
2010
Nervous Energy, Acadiana Center of the Arts, Curated by Stephanie Patton, Lafayatte, LA
Welcome Stranger, R&R Project Space, Los Angeles
Searching for God, Wayne and Geraldine Kuhn Fine Arts Gallery, Curated by Sarah Weinstock, Marion Ohio
Ethical Economy, Trinity Grace Church, Curated by Robin Eldridge, NY
2009
video_dumbo, Dumbo Arts Center, Curated by Casper Stracke and Gabriela Monroy
Proscenium, Open Source Gallery, Curated by Monika Wuhrer, Brooklyn NY
2007
Lack of Desire, Brooklyn Arts Council, Curated by Scott Hendstrand, Brooklyn NY
2006
Ignition III, Leanord BIna Allen Gallery, Concordia University, Curated by
Marie-Josée Jean and Michèle Thériault
Lucid, FOFA Gallery, Concordia University, Curated by Genevieve Cadieux,
2005
Values and Variety, Public poster project, Fulton Mall, Brooklyn, NY
Produced in-collaboration with The Center for Urban Pedagogy
Mind the Gap, Curated by Eva Diaz and Beth Stryker,
Smack Mellon Studio Produced in-collaboration with The Center for Urban Pedagogy, NY
2004
Decalage, Curated by Jeanie Riddle, The Parisian Laundry, Montreal, QC
Group Show, Galapagos Art Space, Brooklyn, NY
City Without a Ghetto, Storefront for Art and Architecture, NYC 2004
Produced in-collaboration with The Center for Urban Pedagogy NY
YMCA, Sponsored by Place Matters, Municipal Arts Society, NY, NY

Publications: The New York Times Magazine, New York Magazine, Tokion, Res, The Sun, Azure, Coolhunting.com, New York Magazine, Street Value (Inventory Books, Princeton Architectural Press), Lemon (upcoming)