Current and Upcoming Exhibitions
Tom is currently working on new paintings and will begin showing them in mid-Summer and Fall this year.
The Next Big Thing
May 18 through June 24, 2017 at Studio Channel Islands in Camarillo, California
Artists continuously challenge their own boundaries and explore their unique discoveries. Studio Channel Islands presents recent break-through pieces by various artists, the ones that led them to the horizon of their work’s next evolution.
The Next Big Thing included Tom's painting, Guitar and Water, the first in his new series of abstract works.
NEWPORT BEACH ART EXHIBITION - June 17, 2017
Two of Tom's abstract paintings, "Star, Vector" and "Sail North" were selected for Newport's 53rd annual show of diverse works.
SEA and SURF
October 1st to December 29, 2016 at the Herbert B. Turner Gallery in Del Mar, California
Tom's painting, Triola, was awarded First Prize in this exhibition reflecting surf and water culture.
ART OF THE EQUINE
July 18 to Sep 24, 2016 at the Herbert B. Turner Gallery in Del Mar, California
Featuring all things equine, this exhibiton included three of Tom's paintings: Dark Horse, The Workout, and Bronte & Sterope. Located near the race track in Del Mar, the HBT is the Official Gallery of the Del Mar Thoroughbred Club.
NEWPORT BEACH ART EXHIBITION 2016 - June 18, 2016
The 52nd Annual Newport Beach Art Exhibiton offered the public an opportunity to view original work up close and personal in an environment where they could meet the artists and discuss first-hand the content, process and meaning of the works shown. Limited to two pieces per artist, the show spanned a wide variety of style and subject matter. Tom's paintings, "Spiked Wave" and "VBall Red X Killer" were included in the show.
ISAP 7th ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL OPEN ONLINE SHOW 2016
Duende 2, Tom's totemic image of Ravens, is included in this exhibition of acrylic paintings created by artists from all over the world.
VUELO March - April 2016 at the Center of the Arts in Tubac AZ
Sponsor of regional and national exhibitions, The Tubac Center of the Arts is located in the heart of the dynamic arts environment in southern Arizona. Tom's painting, Duende 2, was featured in Vuelo (Flight), an international exhibition of works celebrating the spirit, power and beauty of birds.
THE CROW SHOW '16 - February 2016
Sponsored by The Studio Door gallery in San Diego for the second year running and curated by Michelle Diziel, Art Consultant and former curator with the Norton Simon Museum of Art in Pasadena, The Crow Show celebrates crows and ravens as icons of power and symbolism in cultural myth, story and imagination.
Produced by The Studio Door gallery, small works (24" and under) by San Diego artists
At the Orange Country Creatives Gallery in Laguna Beach CA, Tom's work, Triola, received an Honorable Mention in this show exploring the theme of "What is it that makes us human?"
Paintings by Tom Leedy at the Dove Library, Carlsbad, CA
EXHIBITION OF FINE ART, SAN DIEGO COUNTY FAIR - Summer 2015
Three works by Tom Leedy
Paintings by Tom Leedy at the Civic Center Gallery, Encinitas, CA
An international show juried by Jenna S. Jacobs, Curatorial Manager, Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego
Produced by The Studio Door in San Diego
ORANGE COUNTY FAIR FINE ARTS COMPETITION - Summer 2015
Honorable Mention in the Professional Division received for Tom's painting, Triola, depicting a tri-partite surfer against an orange sky.