Born in 1977 in New York, NY, USA
Lives and works in New York, NY, USA

Leslie HEWITT

solo shows

2017
- Leslie Hewitt, Sikkema Jenkins & Co., New York, NY

2016
- New Pictures: Leslie Hewitt, Minneapolis Institute of Art, Minneapolis MN
- Collective Stance: Featuring work in collaboration with Bradford Young, The Sculpture Center, Long Island City, NY
- Leslie Hewitt: Untitled, Olga Korper Gallery Inc, Toronto, Canada
- Collective Stance, The Power Plant, Toronto, Canada

2014
- Untitled (Structures): Leslie Hewitt in collaboration with Bradford Young, The Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL

2013
- Leslie Hewitt, Sikkema Jenkins & Co., New York, NY

2012
- Leslie Hewitt: Sudden Glare of the Sun, Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis, St. Louis, MO
- Untitled (Structures): Leslie Hewitt in collaboration with Bradford Young, Des Moines Art Center, Des Moines, IA; traveled to The Menil Collection, Houston, TX

2011
- Blue Skies, Warm Sunlight, D’Amelio Terras, New York, NY

2010
- Untitled (Level): Leslie Hewitt in collaboration with Bradford Young, Studio Museum Harlem, New York, NY
- Leslie Hewitt: On Beauty, Objects, and Dissonance, The Kitchen, New York, NY

2009
- Riffs On Real Time, Clough-Hanson Gallery, Rhodes College, Memphis, TN
- Art Statements, Art 40 Basel, Basel, Switzerland
- the everyday, Hessel Museum of Art at Bard College CCS, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY

2007
- Replica of a Lost Original, Artists Space, New York, NY
- Leslie Hewitt: It’s Just a Feeling, D’Amelio Terras, New York, NY

2006
- Make it Plain, LAXART, Los Angeles, CA

group shows

2017
- An unassailable and monumental dignity, Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival, Toronto, Canada
- Woman with a Camera, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL
- Fond Illusions, Perrotin, New York, NY
- The 11th White Columns Annual, White Columns, New York, NY

2016
- Resistance, Protest, Resilience, Minneapolis Institute of Art Minneapolis, MN
- Crisis of Presence, Pori Art Museum, Pori, Finland
- A Matter of Memory: Photography as Object in the Digital Age, George Eastman Museum, Rochester, NY
- Ordinary Pictures, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN
- Human Interest: Portraits from the Whitney’s Collection, Whitney Museum of American Art
- Line of Flight, The Wallach Art Gallery, Columbia University, New York, NY
- Statements: African American Art from the Museum’s Collection, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Houston, TX
- Signal Noise, Simon Preston Gallery, New York, NY

2015
- Jennie C. Jones, Josephine Halvorson, Leslie Hewitt, Sikkema Jenkins & Co., New York, NY
- Time/ Image, Blaffer Art Museum, University of Houston, Houston, TX
- A Story within a Story, Göteborg International Biennial for Contemporary Art (GIBCA), Göteborg, Sweden
- Photo-Poetics: An Anthology, Deutsche Bank Kunsthalle, Berlin, Germany; traveled to the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, NY
- Picture Thing, Ezra and Cecile Zilkha Gallery, Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT
- Power Structures, P!, New York, NY
- Speaking of People, Studio Museum in Harlem, New York, NY

2014
- ICA Collection: In Context, Institute of Contemporary Art/Bston, Boston, MA
- The Material Image, Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York, NY
- Material Histories, Studio Museum in Harlem, New York, NY
- On Artworks, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY
- A Public Fiction, In the Room: Leslie Hewitt, Hammer Museum, Los Angeles CA

2013
- Palimpsest, Carol Jazzar Contemporary Art, Miami, FL
- Under Another Name, Studio Museum in Harlem, New York, NY
- Untitled (Structures), Leslie Hewitt in collaboration with Bradford Young, Lofoten International Art Festival, Svolvær and Kabelvåg in the Lofoten archipelago,Norway
- Test Pattern, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
- Body Language, Studio Museum in Harlem, New York, NY - Homebodies, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL
- 19 New Acquisitions, Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
- Herbert Matter, Leslie Hewitt, Louis-Emile Durandelle, Louise Lawler,
Sikkema Jenkins & Co., New York, NY

2012
- La Bibliothéque Comme Mémoire, Galerie Gabrielle Maubrie, Paris, France
- Terrain Shift, Works from the Miller Meigs Collection, Lumber Room, Portland, OR
- Blues for Smoke, The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA; traveled to the Wexner Center for the Arts, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH

2011
- Momentum Series 15: Leslie Hewitt, The Institute of Contemporary Art/Boston, Boston, MA
- The Anxiety of Photography, Aspen Art Museum, Aspen, CO; traveled to The Jones Center at The Contemporary Austin, Austin, Texas
- Human Nature: Contemporary Art from the Collection, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA

2010
- Maisterra Valbuena Galería, Madrid, Spain
- Lush Life – Wolf Tickets, Salon 94 Freemans, New York, NY
- At Home-Not At Home: The Martin and Rebecca Eisenberg Collection, Hessel Museum of Art at Bard College CCS, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY
- Mutiny Seemed a Probability, Fondazione Giuliani per l’arte contemporanea, Rome, Italy
- After 1968: Contemporary Artists and the Civil Rights Legacy, Bronx Museum of the Arts, New York, NY
- The Front Room, Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis, St. Louis, MO

2009
- 30 Seconds Off an Inch, Studio Museum in Harlem, New York, NY
- New Photography 2009, Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
- The Garden of Forking Paths, Maisterra Valbuena Galería, Madrid, Spain
- Cumanana, Saltworks Gallery, Atlanta, GA
- Photodimensional, Museum of Contemporary Photography, Columbia College Chicago, Chicago, IL
- The House Was Quiet and the World Was Calm, Tina Kim Gallery, New York, NY

2008
- Untitled (Vicarious): Photographing the Constructed Object, Gagosian Gallery, New York, NY
- The Fullness of Time, Arndt & Partner, Zurich, Switzerland
- New Intuitions, Studio Museum in Harlem, New York, NY
- After 1968: Contemporary Artists and the Civil Rights Legacy, High Museum of Art, Atlanta, GA
- 2008 Whitney Biennial, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY

2007
- Alabama, Office Baroque Gallery, Antwerpen, Belgium

2006
- Civil Restitutions, Thomas Dane Gallery, London, UK
- Study Hall: The Carbonist School, Eyedrum Art/Musical, Atlanta, GA
- Double Exposure, Wadsworth Atheneum, Hartford, CT

2005
- Being There, Cuchifritos Gallery / Project Space, New York, NY
- Happenstance, Harris Lieberman Gallery, New York, NY
- Gimme Shelter, Saltworks Gallery, Atlanta, GA
- Talk to the Land, Andrew Kreps Gallery, New York, NY
- Frequency, Studio Museum in Harlem, Harlem, New York
- Make it Now, Sculpture Center, Long Island City, NY

public collection

Art Gallery of Ontario, Ontario, Canada
Banco Espirito Santo, Lisbon, Portugal
Brooklyn Museum of Art, Brooklyn, NY
Des Moines Art Center, Des Moines, IA
Fogg Art Musuem at Harvard University, Cambridge, MA
Fondazione Giuliani, Rome, Italy
Institute of Contemporary Art/Boston, MA
Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA
Menil Collection, Houston, TX
Museum of Contemporary Photography at Columbia College Chicago, Chicago, IL Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX
Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
Perez Art Museum, Miami, FL
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, NY
Studio Museum in Harlem, Harlem, NY
Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, CT

awards

2015
- Tangier Mentor in the Arts, Cornell University

2014
- Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation Award
- USA Francie Bishop Good and David Horvitz Fellow

2010
- Joyce Alexander Wein Artist Prize

2009
- Foundation for Contemporary Art’s Grant
- Urban Visionaries: Emerging Talent, The Cooper Union, New York, NY

2008
- Art Matters Grant
- The Helene Rubinstein Foundation Fellowship Award

2007
- The Helene Rubinstein Foundation Fellowship Award
- The Rema Hort Mann Foundation Prize, New York, NY
- The Eliza Prize, Museum of Fine Arts Houston, Houston, TX