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Education

 

MFA in Sculpture - 2014 - University of Miami

BFA with Honors in Sculpture - 2004 - Rhode Island School of Design

 

Awards, Grants, and Residencies

 

Creative Investment Program Grant, Broward Cultural Division - 2014

South Florida Cultural Consortium Fellowship - 2013

Lowe Art Museum Award, Miami, FL - 2012

William Oberman Family Endowed Award, Miami, FL - 2012

Broward NewTimes Masterminds Award, Fort Lauderdale, FL -2011

Visiting Artist Fellowship, Hub-Bub and the Showroom Gallery, Spartanburg, SC - 2010

People's Choice Award, The Myth of Power, Fort Lauderdale, FL - 2010

Finalist for the Power of Self, Artists Wanted, New York, NY - 2009

 Artist-in-Residence, Accessibility/Sustainability, Sumter, SC - 2007

 Artist-in-Residence, Hub-Bub, Spartanburg, SC - 2006-2007

 

Solo and Duo Exhibitions

 

The Mirror Stage, Anita S. Wooten Gallery, Valencia College, Orlando, FL - 2016

The Transformation of Echo, Young At Art Museum, Sunrise, FL - 2015

Borderland, University of Miami's Wynwood Gallery, Miami, FL - 2014

Clinging Vines Cannot Stand Alone, Florida Atlantic University’s McArthur Library Gallery, Jupiter, FL - 2011

Dark Woods, The Private Myths, Genaro Ambrosino Project Space, Miami, FL - 2011

Peaceable Kingdom (Collaboration with Peter Symons) Hub City Art Park , Spartanburg, SC - 2010

These Woods: Leah Brown, This Sky: Peter Symons, 18 Rabbit Gallery, Ft Lauderdale FL - 2010

Scarecrow Wedding (Collaboration with Brian Hitselberger), Cottonwood Trail/Spartanburg Conservancy, Spartanburg SC - 2007

Obsessions: The work of Leah Brown and Peter Symons, Sky People Gallery, Asheville, NC - 2006

 

Selected Group Exhibitions/Projects

 

-2016, Suddenly, Last Summer, Curated by AdrienneRose Gionta, Patricia and Phillip Frost Art Museum, Miami, FL

-2013, Who Am I To You? Juried Exhibition of the South Florida Cultural Consortium Fellows, the Museum of Art/Fort Lauderdale, FL.

-2013, Miami International Art Fair, SeaFair Mega Yacht Venue, Miami, FL.

-2013, Annual Masters of Fine Arts Candidates Exhibition, the Lowe Art Museum, Miami, FL.

-2013, Annual Interest at Young at Art Museum, Davie, FL.

​2013 Nocturnes III: Hyperstition, curated by Leah Brown and Peter Symons

-2013, Catalyst, curated by Leah Brown and Peter Symons. FATVillage Projects Art Warehouse, Ft Lauderdale, FL.

-2013, Dark Crystals, curated by Jacques de Beaufort, at the Art Gallery at Eissey Campus, Palm Beach State College, Palm Beach Gardens, FL.

-2012, Modded, curated by Leah Brown and Peter Symons. FATVillage Projects Art Warehouse, Ft Lauderdale, FL.

-2012, Abracadabra, Hollywood Art and Culture Center, Hollywood, FL.

-2012, Rip Her to Shreds, curated by Milly Cardoso. FATVillage Projects Art Warehouse, Ft Lauderdale, FL.

-2011, Nocturnes II, F.A.T. Village, Fort Lauderdale, FL.

-2011, Salutations for the Young at Art Museum, F.A.T. Village, Fort Lauderdale, FL.

-2011, Self-Lit, F.A.T. Village, Fort Lauderdale, FL.

-2010, The Myth of Power, 1310 Gallery, Fort Lauderdale, FL.

-2010, Showtel 8, Installation at the Hotel Biba, West Palm Beach, FL.

-2010, Abracadabra, Hollywood Art and Culture Center, Hollywood, FL.

-2009, Fireworks, 18 Rabbit Gallery, Fort Lauderdale, FL.

-2007, Accessibility/Sustainability, Artists-in-Residence Exhibition, Sumter Museum of Art, Sumter, SC.

-2007, On the Third Day, 3B Gallery, New York, NY.

-2007, A Weekend in Chelsea, A.I.R Gallery, New York, NY.

-2007, Nancie Mattice Juried Exhibition, Dangenart Gallery, Nashville, TN.

-2006, Inaugural Exhibit, The Showroom, Spartanburg, SC.

 

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