(Douglas) Michael LEONARD

Biography

Gender Male
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Birthdate 1933-06-25
Education Hallet War Sch Nainital India, Stonyhurst Coll (sch cert), St Martin's Sch of Art (NDD)
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Style Michael Leonard, Esq
Career artist; freelance illustrator 1957-72, painter 1972-; cmmnd by Reader's Digest to paint portrait of HM The Queen to celebrate her 60th birthday 1984 (presented to Nat Portrait Gallery 1986); >ir< Fischer Fine Art London 1974, 1977, 1980, 1983 and 1988, Harriet Griffin NYC 1977, Stiebel Modern NYC 1992, Thomas Gibson 1993, 1997 and 2004, Forum Gallery NYC 1999 and 2009; >ir< Gemeentemuseum Arnhem 1977, Artsite Gallery Bath 1989, Michael Leonard: A Master of Ambiguity (Jonathan Edwards Coll Yale Univ) 2007; >ir< Fischer Fine Art London 1972, 1973, 1975, 1976, 1978, 1979, and 1981, Realismus und Realität (Darmstadt) 1975, John Moores Exhbns 10 and 11 Liverpool 1976 and 1978, Nudes (Angela Flowers Gallery London) 1980-81, Contemporary British Painters (Museo Municipal Madrid) 1983, The Self Portrait - A Modern View (touring) 1987-88, In Human Terms (Stiebel Modern NYC) 1991, Representing Representation (Arnot Art Museum Elmira NY) 1993, It's Still Life (Forum Gallery NYC) 1998, Still Life Painting Today (Jerald Melberg Gallery Inc Charlotte NC) 1998, The Nude in Contemporary Art (The Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art Ridgefield CT) 1999, Still Lifes (William Baczek Fine Arts Northampton MA), The Male Form in Contemporary Art (Art and Culture Center Hollywood, Florida), Between Earth and Heaven (MOMA Oostende) 2001, Artists of the Ideal (Galleria d'Arte Moderna Verona) 2002, What is Realism? (Albemarle Gallery London) 2005; >ir< Museum Boymans-van Beuningen Rotterdam, Br Museum, V&A, Nat Portrait Gallery London, Ferens Art Gallery Hull, New Orleans Museum of Art, Fitzwilliam Museum Cambridge, Arnot Art Museum Elmira NY
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