Leonard Rosenfeld, detail of Untitled, 1957

Curriculum Vitae of Leonard Rosenfeld

Selected Exhibitions

Pastine Projects, San Francisco, CA, two-person show (Wires, Graffiti and Hecho Por Mano paintings)
Denise Bibro Fine Arts, New York, NY, collage invitational (group) (two Airplane collages accepted)

Salomon Arts, New York, NY, Astronauts (group)
Viridian Artists, New York, NY, Uncertainty (group) (Airplane collage sold)

Denise Bibro Fine Arts, New York, NY: Under Construction: Dimensional Interludes and Vintage City Drawings (1950s) (group)

Denise Bibro Fine Arts, New York, NY, Wires and Cans (one-man)

La MaMa Galleria, New York, NY, Pattern of War (one-man) (curated by Mary-Ann Monforton)
Art Students League: ON THE FRONT LINES (two works in group show by alumni-veterans), New York, NY

International Juried Exhibition (group) (curator, Elisabeth Sussman, Whitney Museum)
Viridian Artists, New York, NY (Graffiti painting)

Artwalk, NY, New York, NY (auction by Sotheby’s) (Railroad drawing sold at live auction; Pastel at silent auction)

Artwalk, NY, New York, NY (auction by Sotheby’s) (Wire sold at live auction; Railroad drawing at silent auction)

Salomon Arts Gallery, New York, NY (Wires and Cans, October–November) (one-man)
Van der Plas Gallery, New York, NY (August –September) (two-man)

War, Madness & Delusion, juried group show, Wilson Chapel and Meetinghouse Galleries, Newton Centre, MA

President’s Gallery LaGuardia Community College Gallery, NY (Soldiers and Terrorists) (one-man)
Gallery 311, New York, NY (Soldiers and Terrorists II) (one-man)

Gallery 311, New York, NY (Soldiers and Terrorists I) (one-man)

Coalition for the Homeless Benefit - Small Works (one-man studio show)
Merz Gallery, Sag Harbor, NY (group)

Angels, Corridor Gallery, Brooklyn, NY (two-man) (curated by Danny Simmons)
Galeria Corona, Puerto Vallarta, Mexico (one-man)

Coalition for the Homeless Benefit Retrospective (one-man studio show)

Corridor Gallery, Brooklyn, NY (two-man) (curated by Danny Simmons)
Art from Detritus, John Jay College, New York, NY (group)

Leonora Vega Gallery, New York, NY, Nuts and Bolts (one-man)

Black and White, Goldstrom Gallery, New York, NY (Railroad drawings) (group)

Daniel Peretz Gallery, New York, NY (group)

Henry Street Settlement, New York, NY (group)

Retrospective, Michael Kisslinger Gallery, New York, NY (featuring Graffiti paintings) (one-man)
Soho Biennial, New York, NY (group)
NatWest Bank, New York, NY (Blues – OJ Simpson Trial paintings) (one-man)
Massman Gallery (Rockhurst College), Kansas City, MO (group)
Eleven East Ashland Independent Art Space, Phoenix, AZ (group)

The Knitting Factory, New York, NY (Wire pieces) (one-man)

The Knitting Factory, New York, NY (Wire pieces) (one-man)

The Robert Kidd Gallery, Detroit, Michigan (group)
Casa Del Lago (University of Mexico), Mexico City, Mexico (Wire pieces and paintings) (three-man)

Central Falls, New York, NY (Wire pieces) (one-man)

Simone Gallerie, New York, NY (Wire pieces) (one-man)

Kenkaleba House, New York, NY (Wire pieces) (group)

OK Harris Gallery, New York, NY (Rags) (group)
The Race Street Gallery (with OK Harris), Philadelphia, PA (Rags) (group)

OK Harris Gallery, New York, NY (Rags) (group)

OK Harris Summer Invitational, New York, NY (Rags) (group)

The Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, NY (with Jacques Seligman Gallery), New York, NY (Railroad drawings)

Gloria Cortella Gallery, New York, NY (group)

The Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA (group)

Martha Jackson Gallery, New York, NY (group) (1957 Railroad drawings)

Stryke Gallery, New York, NY (group)

Waverly Gallery, New York, NY (oil paintings) (one-man)

Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, NY, juried exhibition of Brooklyn and Long Island Artists (included Philip Pearlstein and Larry Rivers) (Railroad)


Whitehot Magazine, Paul Laster, The Beat Goes on in the Art of Leonard Rosenfeld, July 2017 (Review of one- man Wires/Cans show at Denise Bibro Fine Arts))

Leonard Rosenfeld - A New York Original, Lecture at the New Britain Museum of American Art (by Janet Hoffman), April, 2015

In Memory of Len Rosenfeld: The Len Rosenfeld Scholarship for Painting, Lines from the League Student and Alumni Magazine Summer 2012

Paul Laster, Unlocking Leonard Rosenfeld, December, 2011

International Contemporary Artists, Vol. I (ICA Publishing 2010)

Downtown Express, vol. 22, No. 15, August 21-27, 2009, Julie, Shapiro, From de Kooning to Hookers, 50 years in the Downtown art scene

Vallarta Tribune 364, March 29-April 4, 2004, Anna Reisman, Galeria Corona Scores a Coup!

The New York Times (The City), March 19, 1997, New York’s Landscape: A Multi-Media Show (review of Daniel Peretz Gallery group show)

One World, September 30, 1995, Lesley-Ann Brown, Leonard Rosenfeld (review of Michael Kisslinger show)

New York Post, May 3, 1989, Richard Johnson, No sale (review of Knitting Factory show one-man show)

The Mexico City News, February 16, 1988, New York Painters Show Mexican Inspired Works

Gaceta UNAM, February 11, 1988, Pintores de Nueva York: Borofsky, Rosenfeld y Wechsler en la Casa del Lago

February 1984 (?) (publication not identified), A Painter Lost to Painting (review of Simone Gallerie show)

October 1980 (?) (publication not identified), The Un-Schnabel Side, Going North (simultaneous with Julian Schnabel opening at Mary Boone with broken plate paintings)

Grants, Honors, Museum Representation

2021, Collage Invitational, Denise Bibro Fine Arts, New York, NY

2013, International Juried Exhibition, Viridian Artists, New York, NY (curator, Elisabeth Sussman, Whitney Museum)

1981, Grant, Edna St. Vincent Millay Art Colony, Austerlitz, NY

Art Students League of New York Permanent Collection, New York, NY (1957 Construction drawing; black crayon on paper)

New Britain Museum of American Art, New Britain Connecticut (Wire piece)

National September 11 Memorial & Museum, New York, New York (9/11 painting; oil on paper)

LaGuardia Community College, New York, New York (Soldier painting; oil on canvas)


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