Leslie Wayne  (American, 1953) 


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Leslie Wayne Biography
1953   American born in Germany
1971 - 1973   University of California Santa Barbara, CA, College of Creative Studies, Painting
1984   BFA (Honors) Sculpture, Parsons School of Design, New York
1993   Projects Residency Grant: New York State Council on the Arts, Hillwood Art Museum
1994   Artist's Grant: Adolph and Esther Gottlieb Foundation
  Lives and works in New York, New York
Selected Exhibitions
2010   Precious, Heidi Cho Gallery, New York, NY
2010   One Big Love, Jack Shainman Gallery, NY (solo)
2010   Halsey Institute for Contemporary Art, Charleston, SC (solo)
2009   This...is your..., This...is my..., UTSA Satellite Space, San Antonio, TX
2009   New Abstraction Carol Jazzar Contemporary Art, Miami, FL
2009   Better Half The Educational Alliance, New York, NY
2008   Material Color curated by Mary Birmingham, Hunterdon Museum of Art, Clinton, NJ
2008   Art in Richard Meier on Prospect Park. Richard Meier on Prospect Park, Brooklyn, NY
2008   No Going Back Solomon Projects, Atlanta, GA (solo)
2008   The Idea of Nature 33 Bond Gallery, New York, NY
2008   Revision, Reiteration, Recombination: Process and the Contemporary Print, University of Central Florida, Orlando and College of Visual Art, St Paul, curated by Leslie Wayne
2008   Couples, Islip Art Museum, Islip, NY
2007   Making and Finding, curated by Katy Siegel. The Foundation To-Life, Inc. New York, NY
2007   Trouble in Paradise, Jack Shainman Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
2006   Jack Shainman Gallery, New York City (solo)
Red Gallery, Savannah College of Art and Design, GA. Leslie Wayne and Don Porcaro
2005   Byron Cohen Gallery for Contemporary Art, Kansas City, MO. Surface
Governor’s Island, New York. The Muster
2004   University Gallery, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL; Crossley Gallery, Ringling School of Art and Design, Sarasota, FL, “The Object of Time; Charting a Decade” (solo)
Heidi Cho Gallery, New York, NY. A Coat Of…
2003   Analogues of Reality: Sight and Fantasy, Solomon Projects, Atlanta, GA (solo)
2002   Don Porcaro and Leslie Wayne, Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art, New Paltz, NY (catalogue) (solo)
Beyond Pale: Material Possibilities, Neuberger Museum of Art, Purchase, NY
Two Years in the World, Jack Shainman Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
2001   Selections from the Permanent Collection, Museum of Contemporary Art, Miami, FL
In Cold Blood: Art in the Age of Violence, Samue Dorsky Museum of Art, New Paltz, NY
Breaking & Entering, Galerie Bugdahn und Kaimer, Dusseldorf, Germany (solo)
2000   Under My Skin, Solomon Projects, Atlanta, GA (solo)
Re-entering, Jack Shainman Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
The Blue Space, London, England
Absolut Bottled Secret, Santa Monica Museum of Art, Santa Monica, CA
1999   Galerie Doris Wullkopf, Darmstadt, Germany (solo)
Insides Out, Haines Gallery San Francisco, CA (solo)
In Site: Constructing the JCCC Collection, Johnson County Community College, Kansas City, MO
Pushing Paint, Guggenheim Gallery, Chapman University, Orange, CA
Dimension, curated by Cathy Byrd, Dalton Gallery, Agnes Scott College, Atlanta, GA
Galore: The Continuous Painting Wall, curated by David Moos, Birmingham Museum of Art, Birmingham, AL
Beyond Bounds -- Beyond Borders!, Johnson County Community College, Kansas City, MO
Absolut Secret, Royal College of Art, London, England
Zwischern Raum #2, Galerie Bugdahn und Kaimer, Dusseldorf, Germany
1998   Folding Time, LA Louver, Venice, CA (solo)
Byron Cohen Gallery, Kansas City, MO (solo)
Breaking and Entering, Jack Shainman Gallery New York City (solo)
Painting Language, L.A. Louver Venice, CA
From Here to Eternity: Painting in the 90s, Max Protetch Gallery, New York, NY
The Corcoran Collects: Selections from the Permanent Collection, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
1997   Theories of the Decorative. Abstraction and Ornament in Contemporary Painting, Ulrich Museum of Art Wichita State University, Wichita (travelling ex.)
Byron C. Cohen Gallery, Baltimore, Kansas City & Montana
1996   Paintings and Works on Paper, Galerie Bugdahn und Kaimer Düsseldorf
Black, Grey & White, Galerie Bugdahn und Kaimer Düsseldorf
1995   44th Biennial Exhibition of Contemporary American Painting: Painting Outside Painting, The Corcoran Gallery of Art Washington, D.C.
Art at the Edge: Tampering - Artists and Abstraction Today, The High Museum Atlanta, Georgia
1994   Recent Paintings, Galerie Bugdahn und Kaimer Düsseldorf (solo)
Matter Matters: Navigating the Terrain of Contemporary Painting, Proctor Gallery, Bard College, Annandale, New York City
1993   Jack Shainman Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
Irony and Ecstasy, Salama-Caro Gallery, London
Inaugural, The Painting Center, New York City
2003   Koplos, Janet. "Leslie Wayne and Don Porcaro at the Dorsky Museum," Art in America, March, p. 128.
2003   Gronlund, Melissa. "Leslie Wayne," Artnews, February 2003.
2002   Zimmer, William. "When the Subject of Painting is the Manipulation of the Paint," The New York Times, February 24, 2002.
2001   Ewald, Gudrun. "Fabriss: Leslie Wayne in der Galerie Bugdhan und Kaimer," Kunst, Une 2001.
2001   Meister, Helga. "Lavabrei der Farbe: Leslie Wayne stellt bei Bugdahn and Kaimer aus," Westdeutsche Zeitung, June 2001.
2001   Ortner-Giertz, Carolin. "Gehautet und zersabelt: Leslie Wayne in der Galerie Bugdahn und Kaimer," Rheinische Post, June 6, 2001.
2000   Berman, Greta. "Women Headline the Fall Art Season on New York City," The Juilliard Journal, October 2000.
2000   Feaster, Felicia. "Wayne's Embedded Paintings Toy with the Convention of Canvas," Creative Loafing, November 18 2000.
2000   Fox, Catherine. "Abstract Realities," The Atlanta Journal Constitution, 2000.
2000   Johnson, Ken. "Art in Review," The New York Times, September 22, p. B31.
2000   Moos, David. "Dimension," Art Papers, March/ April.