Biography

Zoe Leonard (b. 1961) lives and works in New York, NY. Leonard is the recipient of the 2014  Bucksbaum Award, Whitney Museum of American Art.

 

Leonard has had domestic and international exhibitions at The Agency for Contemporary Art, London; Anthony Meier Fine Arts, San Francisco, CA; Camden Arts Centre, London; Le Case d’Arte, Milan; Centre for Contemporary Art, Ujazdowski Castle, Warsaw; Chinati Foundation, Marfa, TX; Centre National de la Photographie, Paris; Dia: Beacon, New York, NY; Dia at the Hispanic Society of America, New York, NY; Fotomuseum Winterthur, Winterthur; Fourth Street Photo Gallery, New York, NY; Galería Pepe Cobo, Madrid; Galleria Raffaella Cortese, Milan; Galerie Gisela Capitain, Cologne; Galerie Giti Nourbakhsch, Berlin; Galerie Micheline Szwajcer, Antwerp; Galerie Jennifer Flay, Paris, France; Galerija Dante, Umag; Galerija Dante Marino Cettina, Umag; Gallery Anadiel, Jerusalem; Galerie Jennifer Flay, Paris, France; Jan Weiner Gallery, Kansas City, KS; Kinsthaus Glarus, Glarus; Greathouse, New York, NY; Hogarth Gallery, Sydney; Kunsthalle Basel, Basel; Luhring Augustine Hetzler, Santa Monica, CA; Micheline Szwajcer Gallery, Antwerp; Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Madrid; Museum of Contemporary Art, North Miami, FL; Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig, Murray Guy, New York, NY; Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA; Vienna; Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, NY; Pinakothik der Moderne, Munich; Richard Foncke Gallery, Ghent; Trans Avant-Garde Gallery, San Francisco, CA; University Art Museum/Pacific Film Archives, University of California, Berkeley, CA; Villa Arson, Nice; Wexner Center for the Arts, Columbus, OH; and Wiener Secession, Vienna.

 

Selected public collections include Antwerp Museum of Photography, Antwerp, Belgium; Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL; Arthoteque de Leon, (Biblioteque Municipale), Lyon, France;

Baltimore Art Museum, Baltimore, MD; Centre Pompidou, Paris, France; Centro Andaluz de Arte Contemporaneo, Dos Hermanas, Spain; Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, TX; Deichtorhallen Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany; Denver Art Museum, Denver, CO; Fonds National d’Art Contemporain, Paris, France; Fonds Régional d’Art Contemporain de Haute-Normandie, Sotteville-lès-Rouen, France; Fotomuseum Wintertur, Winterthur, Switzerland; Generali Foundation, Wien, Austria; Groninger Museum, Groningen, Netherlands; Guggenheim Museum, New York, NY; Hessel Museum, Annandale-On-Hudson, NY; Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, MA; Jue de Paume (via Centre National de la Photographie), Paris, France; Musée d’Art Moderne et Contemporain, Paris, France; Museum Ludwig, Köln, Germany; Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig Wien, Wien, Austria; Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, Madrid, Spain; New York Public Library, New York, NY; Palazzo Grassi -François Pinault Foundation, Venice, Italy; Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA; Pinakothek der Moderne, München, Germany; Provinciaal Museum voor Fotografie, Antwerp, Belgium; Provincia di Milano, Milan, Italy; Rose Art Museum, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA; San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA; Sheldon Memorial Museum, Lincoln, NE; Staad Museum, München, Germany; Staatsgalerie Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Germany; Stedelijk Museum voor Actuele Kunst Gent, Ghent, Belgium; The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA; The Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY; The New School, New York, NY; The Tate Modern, London, UK; University Art Museum, UC Berkeley, Berkeley, CA; Vienna Secession, Vienna, Austria; Western Bridge, Seattle, WA; and the Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY.