BRIDGET MOREEN    LESLIE



EDUCATION
MASTERS OF FINE ART WITH HONORS, 2015-2017 Parsons School of Design, The New School
BACHELOR OF VISUAL ARTS, Sydney College of the Arts, 2014 The University of Sydney

ART EXHIBITIONS & PUBLICATIONS

Objectified: 2019, CICA Museum, South Korea, 2019

Soft Goods, VAE, Raleigh, 2018.                                                                                                                        VELLUM Magazine, Issue 21, 2018                                                                                                            Wotisart, August, 2018                                                                                                                                   A5 Magazine, August, 2018
Second Nature, Curated by Chelsea Haines. WestBeth Gallery, NYC, 2017.
Glass Fence, Curated by Cali D. Kurlan, 33 W 17th, NYC, 2017
Vice’s Curators Project, work (PARADOX OF THE NON-SPACE) featured in May, 2017.
PSA 1 (Psychological State of Apathy), June 2017. Java Studios.
<\Un-Object> {Post-Objective Perspective} , 25 E Gallery. Manhattan, NY. 2016
Time With Others. Mary Sky Residency; Hancock, Vermont. 2016
A Day, Zine curated and forward by Mira Schor. 2016
Puncture: an Experimental Performance Show. NYC 25 E 13th Gallery, 2016.
Vassar Review, featured artist. Trauma & Träume. 2016
Performance, Hypothesis 1, Parsons Spring Open Studios, 2016
Sister Outsider, NYC, 25 E 13th Gallery, 2015
Pouring, Digging, Leaking, NYC, 25 E 13th Gallery, 2015
I Know You Are But What Am I, NYC, 25 E 13th Gallery, 2015
Bridget Moreen Leslie: Solo Exhibition, IAO Gallery, OKC, 2015
Drawn of the Dead, Ded-Space Gallery, Sydney, 2014
Creatives Uncovered, Brand X, Sydney, 2014
Artist Featured, Skrilled Magazine, 2014
Fantasma, 2014, Light-Well Gallery, OKC,
Print-Greedia, STUCCO, Sydney, 2013
99th Annual Student Show, Fred Jones Museum of Art, Oklahoma, 2013
Foundation Student Show, Light-Well Gallery, 2012
Fantasma, 2012, Light-Well Gallery, 2012


ACHIEVEMENTS AND SOCIAL WORK
Student Representative Parsons MFA, 2015-2017
Parsons Deans Scholarship 2015-2016
Print-Greedia Renovation STUCCO, (ARI) artist-run initiatives, 2013.
Roger B. Sprague Scholarship for excellence in Painting, 2013
Member of The National Society Of Collegiate Scholars, 2011-present

EXPERIENCE

PRESS & EXHIBITION COORDINATOR ART IN ODD PLACES, January 2018-
Manages press and the artist exhibition at Westbeth Gallery for the AiOP, 2018 Festival, NYC
PUBLICITY ASSISTANT, ARTBOOK/ D.A.P, MANHATTAN, NYC, 2017-
Working with a small team, we pitch titles to editorials such as The New York Times, Vogue, The New Yorker etc, manage press previews, and coordinate press for each title over a season.
SOCIAL MEDIA COORDINATOR ART IN ODD PLACES, January 2018-
Oversees and manages the social media correspondent for AiOP
STYLIST, 2018-
ARCHIVAL ASSISTANT GREENE NAFTALI, CHELSEA, NYC, 2017
Maintained artists PR, archive and in house publications.
TEACHING ASSISTANT, PARSONS SCHOOL OF DESIGN, 2015-2017
Assisted in mid-term and final reviews. Co-taught the BFA Core Seminar 5 with Anthony Graves and Norene Leddy.
Duties included group critique, and professional practice.
CO-FOUNDER, SALON. 2016-
Co-founder of a multi-session salon in NYC.
PR MEMBER, PARSONS MFA FINE ARTS OPEN STUDIOS, 2016
Responsible for the creation and publication of advertising in Art and Education, etc.
HEAD CURATOR, <\UN-OBJECT> {POST-OBJECTIVE PERSPECTIVE}
Curatorial project that involved providing a space for that which is un-spatial. To focus on
aspects of art in the digital, the ephemeral, and the un-objective.
CO-CURATOR, EXHIBITION, TWO BY TWO, 2016
A curatorial community-building effort to establish a meaningful dialogue between two
artist’s respective practices.
PERFORMANCE COMMITTEE, PARSONS SPRING OPEN STUDIOS
Co-facilitator for the performance exhibition of the Parsons Spring Open Studios
STUDENT ASSISTANT FOR PARSONS MFA CANDIDATE INTERVIEWS
Student Assistant to the reviewing faculty during the 2016 admission process.
RESEARCH ASSISTANT TO ANDREA GEYER, 2015
Research assistant, for the artists exhibition Revolt, They Said at the NYC, MOMA.
CO-FACILITATOR, SISTER OUTSIDER, NOVEMBER-DECEMBER,2015
Co-organized this all woman art exhibition.
CO-CURATOR, POURING, DIGGING, LEAKING,2015
Member of the exhibition committee, involved in the conceptualization, selection, and
exhibition for the Fall 2015 Parsons Open Studios.
ENACTUS:THE SIGHT PROJECT, SYDNEY, 2014
Served as an artist mentor for people with disabilities. Guided the creation of artwork and
was responsible for artist interaction.
VOLUNTEER SCULPTURE BY THE SEA, SYDNEY, 2014
Responsible for exhibition setup and breakdown, client interaction, and minding exhibits.
CARRIAGEWORKS, SYDNEY, 2014
Assisted with visitor interaction, and responsible for minding the main gallery.
COOPERATIVE INSTITUTE FOR MESOSCALE METEOROLOGICAL STUDIES (CIMMS),
2013
Performed assistant duties for the CIMMS Director, Prof. Peter J. Lamb. Duties included
journal publication organization and office setup

SKILLS

Pro Tools (sound editing), Premiere (video editing), Fluent in OS: Mac OSX, Windows. Software: Microsoft suite, Google suite, Adobe Suite, Cision, Artbase, Mailchimp, Acumen, data entry, graphic design, high level writing, editorial campaign production, teaching and mentorship experience, press project management, print-making, painting, drawing, textile work/ sewing, art handling, installation.





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