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Leah Knecht

Pasadena, CA

(626) 644-8081 

  

EXHIBITION RECORD

Upcoming Exhibitions:

2018        Remembrance, the Faces and Places: Autry’s Historic Southwest Museum Mt. Washington Campus, Los Angeles, CA. Opening Reception: Nov. 3, 2 – 4PM

2018        WishList 6: Gabba Gallery, 3126 Beverly Blvd, Los Angeles, California 90057. Opening Reception: Nov. 17, 7 – 11PM

 

Juried Exhibitions:

2018        PSA 93rd Annual Juried Exhibition: White’s Fine Art, Montrose, CA

2017        All Media 2017: Juried by Kim Abeles, Irvine Fine Art Center, Irvine, CA

2017        No Restraint: Curated by Kristine Shoemaker, Ark Gallery, Altadena, CA

 

Past Exhibitions:

2018        Locals Only: McGinty’s Gallery at the End of the World, Altadena, CA June 1 – Aug. 1

2018        Metamorphosis: Ave. 50 Studio, Highland Park, CA, July 14 – Aug. 5. Curated by Leah Knecht and Patricia Woodlin.

2018        Reimagining America: Ace/121 Gallery, Glendale, CA July 19 – Sept. 8

2018        La Dulcepalooza: The Neutra Museum Institute and Gallery, CA Sept. 1- 16

2018        Summer Salon: Art Share L.A., Los Angeles, CA 90013

2018         Art Up! Grand Opening: Beyond the Lines Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2018        Locals Only: McGinty’s Gallery at the End of the World, Altadena, CA

2018         PSA 93rd Annual Juried Exhibition: White’s Fine Art, Montrose, CA

2018        New Members Exhibition: Towns Burr Gallery, Van Nuys, CA

2018         Open Studios Preview Show: Altadena Library District, Altadena, CA

2017        No Restraint: Curated by Kristine Shomaker, Ark Gallery, Altadena, CA

2017        Trigger: Neutra Museum Institute and Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2017        The Manikin Project Continues: AlkeBuLan Cultural Center, Pasadena, California

2017        Wishlist 5: Gabba Gallery, 3126 Beverly Blvd., Los Angeles, CA

2017         No Restraint: Juried by Kristine Schomaker, Ark Gallery, Altadena, California

2017         CrateDigger Vol. 2: Gabba Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2017         All Media 2017: Juried by Kim Abeles, Irvine Fine Art Center, Irvine, CA

2017         Manikin Project: Cielo Gallery, Los Angeles, CA.

2017         La Dulcepalooza: Neutra Museum Institute and Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2017         Immigrant Art Show: Neutra Museum Institute and Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2017         New Year, New Art: Neutra Museum Institute and Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2017         Black History Exhibit: Hastings Branch Library, Pasadena, CA

2016         Open Studios Preview Show: Altadena Library District, Altadena, CA

2016         Open Studios Art Tour: Art Tour Location, Pasadena, CA

2016         Black History Exhibit: Hastings Branch Library, Pasadena, CA

2015         Open Studios Art Tour: Dec. Art Tour Location, Pasadena, CA

2015         Open Studios Art Tour: June Art Tour Location, Pasadena, CA

2014         Open Studios Art Tour: Dec. Art Tour Location, Pasadena, CA

2013         Pasadena ArtWalk: Pasadena, CA

2012         Pasadena ArtWalk: Pasadena, CA

2011         Pasadena ArtWalk: Pasadena, CA

 

Online Periodicals:

2018      Hayley Munguia, “Free tours of Pasadena and Altadena studios…” Pasadena Star-News, June 2nd, pasadenastarnewsopenstudios

2017      Carolina Miranda, “Datebook: Paintings from Mexico, art of the Cold War, and shows about politics” L.A. Times Online, Nov. 16th, www.latimes.com/entertainment/arts

2016      Genie Davis, “Cratedigger Vol. 2 at Gabba Gallery – An Homage to the Album Cover” Art and Cake, August 20, 2017. artandcakela.com

2017      Kat Ward, “Pasadena Artists Place in “ALL MEDIA” Show” Hometown-Pasadena, Sept. 3rd,. hometown-pasadena.com/pasadena-artists

2017      Kat Ward, “The Immigrant Artist Group Show” Hometown-Pasadena, Mar. 8, hometown-pasadena.com/the-immigrant-artist

2016      Kat Ward, “Leah Knecht” Hometown-Pasadena, May 22, 2016. hometown-pasadena.com/creative-types/leah-knecht/124899

 

Awards/Achievements:

1987 Merit Scholarship, Art Center College of Design.

1987 Valley Hunt Club Commemorative Poster Competition – 2nd place

1986 Merit Scholarship, Art Center College of Design.

1985 Merit Scholarship, Art Center College of Design.

 

Collections:

L.A. Metro Arts, Los Angeles, CA

Margot Dear, Altadena, CA

Alan Ashford, Oakland, CA

James and Chantal Giddens, Altadena, CA

Janelle Paige, Pasadena, CA

Cathie Sandstrom, Pasadena, CA

Davidian Ouyang, Arcadia, CA

Valley Hunt Club, Pasadena, CA

 

Professional Associations:

Pasadena Society of Artists

Arroyo Arts Collective

Women’s Art Circle, Co-Founder