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LEIGH SALGADO

EDUCATION

Santa Monica College Of Design, Art & Architecture, Santa Monica, CA
M.A., Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, CA
B.A., Painting, Sculpture & Graphic Arts, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2016
LOVE IN ALL THE RIGHT PLACES, Launch LA, Los Angeles, CA
2015-16
GIRLS JUST WANNA HAVE FUN, Museum Of Art & History, Lancaster, CA
2015
BLISSFUL DEFLOWERING, Launch LA, Los Angeles, CA
2014-2015
CLOTHESLINE LANES, LAX, Thomas Bradley International Terminal, Los Angeles, CA
2012
NEW WORK, Coagula Curatorial, China Town, CA
2010
PAPER VERNALIA, The Box Gallery, Costa Mesa, CA
2008
SO BIG, IT HURTS, Patricia Correia Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
2007
PUBESCENT BEATNIK, Patricia Correia Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
2004
All HALLOW’S WEAVE, Upfront Gallery, Ventura, CA
SCULPTURED DRAWINGS, Coagula Projects, Los Angeles, CA
2003
MADE IN FORMS, American Intercontinental University Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2002
DRAWN, Coagula Projects, Los Angeles, CA
2001
CLARE’S PASSION, Crazy Space, Santa Monica, CA

TWO-PERSON EXHIBITIONS

2012
STRAPS & STRIPES, Bunny Gunner Gallery, Pomona, CA
2007
RECENT WORKS, Avenue 50 Studio, Highland Park, CA
2006
SPACES BETWEEN, Greenlease Gallery, Kansas City, MO

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2015
AQUI ESTAMOS/WE ARE HERE: CALIFORNIA CHICANO ART, Cabrillo Gallery, Aptos, CA
CHICANITAS: SMALL PAINTINGS FROM THE CHEECH MARIN
COLLECTION, Traveling exhibition including Vincent Price Museum, CA; Whatcom Museum, Bellingham, WA; Staniar Gallery, Washington & Lee University, VA;
University of Wyoming Art Museum, Laramie, WY; Ellen Noël Art Museum, Odessa, TX;
Museum Of Contemporary Art San Diego, San Diego, CA
2014
OBSESSIVE  REDUCTIVE, The Museum Of Craft & Design, San Francisco, CA
2013
PAPERWORKS: LET THE MAGIC OF PAPER UNFOLD, City Of Brea Art Gallery, Brea, CA
SEVEN BEAUTIES, Ave 50 Studio, Highland Park, CA
2012
ROCK, PAPER, SCISSORS, Coagula Curatorial, Los Angeles, CA
LINEAMENTA, Beacon Arts Building, Inglewood, CA
EDGE, Da Vinci Gallery, Los Angeles City College, Los Angeles, CA
2011
AVANT-L.A., Papillon Institute Of Art, Los Angeles, CA
TEL-ART-PHONE, Beacon Arts Center, Inglewood, CA
EVERYTHING BUT THE KITSCHEN SYNC, La Luz De Jesus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2010
SOUNDMIGRATIONZ, Crafton Hills College Art Gallery, Yucaipa, CA
39NOW, Sophia Louisa at Den Contemporary Art, West Hollywood, CA
2009
GRACE BEAUTY FORTITUDE, Sophia Louisa Projects w/ PGLA, CA
CUT, MAKINGS OF REMOVAL, Wignall Museum, Rancho Cucamonga, CA
2008
CUT, MAKINGS OF REMOVAL, Vincent Price Art Museum, Los Angeles, CA
SABADO GIGANTE, Patricia Correia Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
DREAM(land), The Jail Gallery, Chinatown, Los Angeles, CA
15/15, Patricia Correia Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
2007
MOCA FRESH, Museum Of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA
2006
DRAWING SHOW, Gallery C, Hermosa Beach, CA
2005
LA ONDA, Patricia Correia Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
THE CURIOUS & THE PROFOUND, 18th Street Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
2004
DOUBLE TAKE, The Brewery Project, Los Angeles, CA
2003
PRISM, The Advocate Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2002
PRET A PORTER ET LES ACCESSOIRES, The Advocate Gallery, L.A., CA
GIVE & TAKE, Highways, Santa Monica, CA
2001
QUINCEANERA, Coagula Projects, Los Angeles, CA
A BORROWED DAY, Luna International, Berlin, Germany
ROOKIES, Coagula Projects, Los Angeles, CA
THE WINTER MUSEUM, Electric Lodge, Venice, CA
2000
TREASURE IN SANTA MONICA, Highways, Santa Monica, CA
WEIRD BENT, Crazy Space, Santa Monica, CA

PRESS

Los Retratos, LEIGH SALGADO: PAPER LADY, Aimee Santos, November 29, 2015
Artillery Magazine, Launch/Los Angeles by Betty Ann Brown, May 2015
Hyperallergic, Searching for an Idea at Pulse Art Fair, May 13, 2014
Cartwheel, Paper Cuts: Interview with Leigh Salgado, November 7, 2012
HuffPost Arts Interviews Leigh Salgado, January 24, 2012
Leigh Salgado: There’s No Crying In Baseball…Or Art, Eric Swenson on Vimeo, January, 2012
Atelier Visit: Interview with Leigh Salgado, Atelier Visit on Vimeo, February, 2010
Los Angeles Times, PAPER WORK? BRING IT ON, October 26, 2008
Buzzine, SO BIG IT HURTS, The Sculptures Of Leigh Salgado, September 2008
LA Weekly, DREAM(land) Pick of The Week, June 12, 2008
Los Angeles Times, SEEKING SOLACE IN ANOTHER WORLD, May 27, 2008
LA Weekly, PUBESCENT BEATNIK, Pick of The Week, March 1, 2007
The Kansas City Star (Mo), May 23, 2006, Two Find Burning Inspiration on Paper, p. E3
Los Angeles Downtown News, November 3, 2003, Volume 32, Number 44, p.17

PUBLIC ART

LA World Airports, Exhibitions & Installations/City Of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs/Tom Bradley International Terminal, Aug  2014 through Mar 2015