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Leonard Greco

Painter-Printmaker
Awards:

2017 Juried Show, Third Best of Exhibition,cash prize CEDARFEST, MOAH/Cedar, Lancaster CA

2016 Juried Show, cash prize winner, curated by Rosamund Felsen, Pasadena City College Art Gallery, Pasadena, CA

2015 First Place winner, California Open Exhibition, Juror Jim Morphesis, TAG Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

Residencies:

2017 Shoebox Projects, Los Angeles, CA

Solo shows:

2017 Fairyland, Ave 50 Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Selected Group Exhibitions:

2017

Pop Surreal Playground, curated by Greg Escalante, Art Share LA, Los Angeles, CA

Brand 45, curated by Leslie Jones,  LACMA prints and drawings, Brand Library, Los Angeles, CA

Cedarfest32, MOAH/Cedar, Lancaster, CA

Satan’s Ball, Art Share LA, Los Angeles, CA

Crossing Boundaries, Ave 50 Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Out There 2017, Gallery 825, West Hollywood, CA

With Liberty and Justice for Some, Walter Maciel Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

The Faces Within, South Bay Contemporary, San Pedro, CA

Dreamscapes, Downey Civic Theater, Downey, CA

Human Beings, Apero Gallery, Fullerton CA

Stitch Fetish 5, The Hive Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Love and Hate, Avenue 50, Los Angeles, CA

Pickles Galore, curated by Linda Vallejo, Lamperouge Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2016

Juried Show, Pasadena City College Art Gallery, curated by Rosamund Felsen, Pasadena, CA
Zoomanity, Art Share L.A., Los Angeles, CA
The Coaster Show, La Luz de Jesus, 4633 Hollywood Boulevard Los Angeles, CA
Systems + Process, Angel City Brewery, Arts District Los Angeles, CA
Fables, Fairy Tales, Folktales, Legends and Myths, FE Gallery, Sacramento, CA
Honoring Our Ancestors, Avenue 5o Studio, Los Angeles, CA
Edgar Allan Poe Show, curated by Chris Semtner, Ashton Gallery, San Diego, CA
Ink & Clay 42, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona CA
Pressing Matters: Printmaking and Artists’ Books, San Luis Obispo Museum of Art, San Luis Obispo, CA
Satan’s Disco, Art Share LA, Los Angeles, CA
Symphony of Wings, Cactus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
The Next Big Thing, Studio Channel Islands, Camarillo, CA
Out There, Gallery 825, West Hollywood, CA
The Second Annual Mask Art Show, Venice, CA

2015

The Cardboard Art Show, Artist & Craftsman Supply, Downtown, Los Angeles, CA
California Open Exhibition, TAG Gallery, First Place winner, Santa Monica, CA
Brand 43, Works on Paper, Curated by Kent Twitchell, Brand Library, Glendale CA
The Marvelous Minds, Spring Arts Gallery. Los Angeles, CA
Out There, Los Angeles Art Association, West Hollywood, CA

The Uncanny, Obsessions and Delusions, New Center for Psychoanalysis, Los Angeles, CA

2014

Present Art XV. Couturier Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Kaleidoscope. Couturier Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Clive Hicks-Jenkin’s Marionette Challenge, Wales, UK
Night Terrors & Day Dreams, The Loft at Liz’s Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Give & Take, Los Angeles Printmaking Society, Pacific Design Center, Los Angeles, CA.
Artist Alliance Juried Exhibition, Oceanside Museum of Art. Del Mar CA

2013

Opulent Mobility: Reimagining Mobility & Disability, Bell Arts Factory, Ventura, CA
Student Art Show, San Diego Mesa College, San Diego, CA

2012

Brand 41 Works on Paper: Memories, Brand Library, Glendale, CA
Clive Hicks Jenkins Challenge: Maquetteers, Wales, UK
Clive Hicks-Jenkins Challenge: Alphabet Soup, Wales, UK
Brand 40, works on Paper: Entrances and Exits, Brand Library, Glendale, CA
Tomorrow Today, Pasadena Museum of California Art, Pasadena, CA

Press:

Betty Brown for Art and Cake

BEAUTIFUL MONSTERS The Fantastic Art of Leonard Greco

http://djohnhopper.blogspot.co.uk/

The Hive Gallery and Studios: A Thriving Art Community. Art and Cake. March 4, 2017
The Hive Gallery and Studios: A Thriving Art Community

Walter Maciel Gallery Shines with Politics and Poetry. Art and Cake. February 5, 2017
Walter Maciel Gallery Shines with Politics and Poetry

South Bay Contemporary Sets the Course with “Dear President” and “The Faces Within.” Diversions LA. January 21, 2017 http://diversionsla.com/?p=5708

Celebrating DADA through Fauxism. Art and Cake. December 9, 2016
Celebrating DADA through Fauxism

The Artist’s Studio. Art and Cake. August 17, 2016
The Artist’s Studio

Satan’s Disco Knows How to Dance. Diversions LA, August 4th 2106
http://diversionsla.com/?p=4331

Leonard Greco | Allegories, Archetypes and Art History. Art and Cake. June 30th, 2016
Leonard Greco | Allegories, Archetypes and Art History

Leonard Greco: Out of the Boondocks, Diversions LA. June 25th 2016
http://diversionsla.com/?p=4008

2013-Mesa Visions, Arts & Literary Magazine, San Diego, CA
Affiliations:

Los Angeles Art Association, Los Angeles, CA
Arroyo Arts Collective, Los Angeles, CA