Leah Gauthier
 
 
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Education
School of the Museum of Fine Art Boston and Tufts University, MFA, 2009
School of the Art Institute of Chicago, BFA, 1996

Solo Exhibitions
Shift, Center for Maine Contemporary Art, Rockport, Maine, 2015
Cloudbursts and Dryspells, Shircliff Gallery, Vincennes University, Vincennes, Indiana, 2012
Tending a Difficult Hope, SoFA Gallery, Indiana University Bloomington, Indiana, 2010
Sharecropper, New York, New York, 2009
Peppers, The Somerville Community Growing Center, Somerville, Massachusetts, 2006
Solitary Confinement, The Burren College of Art, Ballyvaughn, Ireland, 2005
Tear, Bowdoin College, Brunswick, Maine, 2004
Drink Me, Bowdoin College, Brunswick, Maine, 2003
Fall Constellation, Curtis Memorial Library, Brunswick, Maine, 2003
Personal Truths, The Kennedy Warren, Washington, D.C., 1998

Group Exhibitions

Bearing Fruit, Farm Trust Gallery, Belfast, Maine, 2015
CMCA Biennial Exhibition, Rockport, Maine, 2014
Twelve Nights, Boston Sculptors Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts, 2014
Umami Food and Art Festival, Brooklyn, New York, 2014
Made to Move, ||| Art Collective, traveling exhibition of tiny works, 2014
The Art of the Heirloom, National Heirloom Exposition, Santa Rosa, California, 2012
Proximal Distance, Storefront Gallery, Chicago, Illinois, ||| 3 Art Collective, 2012
Sugar Plum, Harrison Center for the Arts, Indianapolis, Indiana, 2011
Conversation Pieces, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, 2011
The Art of the Heirloom, National Heirloom Exposition, Santa Rosa, California, 2011
Foodcon2 Harrison Center for the Arts, Indianapolis, Indiana, 2011
NOW.HERE.THIS. online, ||| 3 art collective, 2011
Spirit and Place, Indianapolis, Indiana, 2010
Foodcon, Harrison Center for the Arts, Indianapolis, Indiana 2009
Engineering Eden, Allegheny College, Meadville, Pennsylvania, 2009
The Inspired Garden, Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens, Boothbay, Maine, 2009
Windows Brooklyn, 0.00156 Acre Gallery, Brooklyn, New York, 2008
Decordova Annual Exhibition, Lincoln, Massachusetts, 2008
Feedback, Eyebeam, New York, New York, 2008
Art Ventures, Revolving Museum, Lowell, Massachusetts, 2007
Boston Young Contemporaries, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts, 2007
Night Visions, Boston Cyberarts Festival, Lesley University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 2007
Thesis Exhibition, Tufts University, Medford, Massachusetts, 2006
Elapse, Mobius, Boston, Massachusetts, 2006
The Thread Counts Project, Gasp Gallery, Brookline, Massachusetts, 2006
Plugged-In Fest III, Center for Maine Contemporary Art, Rockport, Maine, 2006
Unlearned Response, School of the Museum of Fine Art Boston, Boston, Massachusetts, 2005
Biennial Exhibition, Portland Museum of Art, Portland Maine, 2005
Security Alert, Bowdoin College, Brunswick, Maine, 2004
Through the Fence: Three American Artists in Cuba, Bowdoin College, Brunswick, Maine, 2002
Open Attic, Bowdoin College, Brunswick Maine, 2001
III Salon International de Arte Digital, Centro Cultural Pablo de la Torriente Brau, Havana, Cuba, 2001
Requerdos de Cuba, Grossman Gallery, SMFA, Boston, Massachusetts, 2001
In the Flesh, Three Fish Gallery, Portland, Maine, 2000
Gallery X, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, 1996

Residencies
The MacDowell Colony, Peterborough, New Hampshire, 2008
Eyebeam, New York, New York, 2007
The Burren College of Art, Ballyvaughn, Ireland, 2005

Grants and Awards
Pollock-Krasner Foundation, 2013
Puffin Foundation, 2011
Efroymson Contemporary Arts Fellowship, 2010
Butler Awards Committee Research Grant, 2010
Butler Awards Committee Travel Grant to Decorah, Iowa, 2009
National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship, The MacDowell Colony, 2008
Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation, Decordova Museum and Sculpture Park, 2007
The Puffin Foundation, 2007
Tufts University Civic Engagement Fund, 2006
Tufts University Active Citizenship Fellowship, 2006
School of the Museum of Fine Arts Boston, Dean's Discretionary Fund, 2006
School of the Museum of Fine Arts Boston, Travel Grant to Ballyvaughn, Ireland, 2006

Invited Seminars & Artist Talks
Artist Talk, Marshall Strawberry, The Olga Strawberry Council, Orcas Island, Washington, 2016
Art Lab, Natural Assemblage, Center for Maine Contemporary Art, Rockport, Maine, 2015
Artist Talk, Who Do You Love?, Center for Maine Contemporary Art, Rockport, Maine, 2014
Artist Talk, Cloudbursts and Dryspells, Vincennes University, Vincennes, Indiana, 2012
Artist Talk, Tending a Difficult Hope, SoFA Gallery, Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana 2010
Artist Talk, Soup as Relational Art, Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indianapolis, Indiana, 2009
Artist Talk, The Inspired Garden, Coastal Maine Botanical Garden, Boothbay, Maine, 2009
Artist Talk, Decordova Museum and Sculpture Park, Lincoln, Massachusetts, 2008
Eye Wonder Program, Decordova Museum and Sculpture Park, Lincoln, Massachusetts, 2008
Artist Talk, Revolving Museum, Lowell, Massachusetts, 2007
Artist Talk, Chester College of New England, Chester, New Hampshire, 2007
Friday's Flowers, Wikimania Conference, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 2006
Faculty Tech Seminars, School of the Museum of Fine Art Boston, Boston, Massachusetts, 2005
Artist Talk, III Salon Internacional de Arte Digital, Havana, Cuba, 2001
Digital Video: Production and Editing, Bowdoin College, Brunswick, Maine, 2001
Digital Video: Lighting and Camera Techniques, Bowdoin College, Brunswick, Maine, 2001

Teaching
Assistant Professor of Art
Jordan College of Fine Art
Butler University, Indianapolis, Indiana
Courses: Illustration, Introduction to Art, Animation, Book Illustration, Photography, Space, Interactive, Function, Process, Time & Motion, 2009-2012

Visiting Lecturer
Henry Radford Hope School of Fine Art
Indiana University, Bloomington, IN
Graduate and Undergraduate Textiles Seminar 2012

Graduate/Post Graduate Teaching Fellow
School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Boston, Massachusetts
Courses: Introduction to Web Design, Intermediate Design, and Digital Blender, Spring and Fall, 2006 - 2008

Visiting Lecturer
Chester College of New England, Chester, New Hampshire
Courses: Interactive Design, Animation, Spring 2007

Visiting Lecturer
Tufts University, Medford, Massachusetts
Courses: Introduction to Web Design, Fall 2005, Fall 2006