Born in 1977 in St. Albans, NY, USA
Lives and works in New York, NY, USA

Leslie HEWITT

education

2004
Yale University, M.F.A.

2001-03
New York University, Africana Studies / Cultural Studies 2000 The Cooper Union, B.F.A.

solo shows

2016
- Collective Stance, Sculpture Center, Long Island City, NY
- Collective Stance, Power Plant, Toronto, Canada
- Leslie Hewitt: Untitled, Olga Korper Gallery Inc, Toronto, Canada

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

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

2010
- Leslie Hewitt: On Beauty, Objects, and Dissonance, The Kitchen, New York, NY

2006
- Make it Plain, la>

group shows

2017
- Fond Illusions, Perrotin, New York, NY

2016
- Human Interest: Portraits from the Whitney’s Collection, Whitney Museum of American Art
- Ordinary Pictures, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN

2015
- Photo-Poetics: An Anthology, Guggenheim Museum, 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
- Picture Thing, Ezra and Cecile Zilkha Gallery, Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT
- Speaking of People, Studio Museum in Harlem, New York, NY

2014
- Power Structures, P!, New York, NY
- The Material Image, Marianne Boesky Gallery, 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
- MCA Talk, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL


2013

- 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
- Untitled (Structures), Des Moines Art Center, Des Moines, IA; travels to The Menil Collection, Houston, TX, and The Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL
- Terrain Shift, Works from the Miller Meigs Collection, Lumber Room, Portland, OR
- Where Paths Meet, Turn Away, Then Align Again, Artpace, San Antonio, TX
- Blues for Smoke, The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA

2011
- Momentum Series 15: Leslie Hewitt, The Institute of Contemporary Art/Boston,
Boston, MA
- The Anxiety of Photography, Aspen Art Museum, Aspen, CO
- Human Nature: Contemporary Art from the Collection, Los Angeles County
Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA

2010
- Untitled (Level): Leslie Hewitt in collaboration with Bradford Young, Studio Museum Harlem, New York, NY
- 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
- Riffs On Real Time, Clough-Hanson Gallery, Rhodes College, Memphis, TN
- New Photography 2009, Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
- The Garden of Forking Paths, Maisterra Valbuena Galería, Madrid, Spain
- Art Statements, Art 40 Basel, Basel, Switzerland
- the everyday, Hessel Museum of Art at Bard College CCS, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY
- 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
- Replica of a Lost Original, Artists Space, New York, NY

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