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SVA BFA Fine Arts

Leigh Behnke

Biography

Education
BFA- Pratt Institute
MA- New York University

One-person exhibitions
National Academy of Sciences, Washington D.C.; Fischbach Gallery, NYC; Thomas Segal Gallery Boston; Elaine Baker Gallery, Florida ; Plus One Gallery, London

Group Exhibitions
Phoenix Art Museum, Phoenix; Wave Hill, Riverdale, NY; AZ ; State University of New York, Potsdam;  San Antonio Museum of Art, Texas ;The Hecksher Museum, Huntington NY; The Marion Koogler McNay Art Institute, San Antonio; University of Pittsburgh, PA ;Whitney Museum of American Art, Downtown Branch, New York ;The Isetan Museum, Tokyo and the Daimura Museum, Osaka, Japan; San Francisco Museum of Art, California; The Cathedral Church of Saint John the Divine, New York; NY Neuberger Museum of Art, Purchase, NY

Collections Include
New York Historical Society; NY Public Library;  Nelson- Atkins Museum , Kansas City; Currier Gallery of Art NH; List Visual Arts Center, MIT, Boston; Springfield Art Museum, MO

Publications include
New York Times, Artnews, Artforum, R+H Magazine Monograph- Campellin, Leda.  Leigh Behnke Real Spaces, Imagined Lives.  Padova: Coop. Libraria Editrice Universita di Padova, 2005.

Awards
John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellow
E.D. Foundation