Selected Exhibitions


2020

(upcoming) It’s Alive!, Bristol Art Museum, Bristol, RI, Summer 2020

(upcoming) Bread and Butter, solo exhibition, Carole Calo Gallery, Stonehill College, Easton, MA, Summer 2020

(postponed) The Rainbow/Prism Show, The Yard, Williamsburg, Brooklyn, NY, March 2020


2019

The Abstract, Bristol Art Museum, Bristol, RI
Newport Annual Members' Juried Exhibition, Newport Art Museum, Newport, RI


2018

Art of Our Century 2018, Woodbury Art Museum, Utah Valley University, Orem, UT
Sign of the Times, Hambidge Center Fellows Show, Rabun Gap, GA

2016

From Here to There, (2-person w/Nancy Friedman-Sanchez), Darger HQ, Omaha, NE


2015

Faculty Triennial Exhibition, Bell Gallery, Brown University

Wish You Were Here, A.I.R. Gallery Benefit Postcard Exhibition, Brooklyn, NY


2014

Artist in Residence Two: Leigh Tarentino, (solo), Art and History Museums – Maitland, FL
The Night Hours, Windows Project, (solo), Mixed Greens Gallery, New York, NY
Memory of Snow, Falk Gallery, (solo), Christopher Newport University, Newport News, VA

Temporal Vistas: Leigh Tarentino and Ben Clarkson, (2-person) Darger HQ, Lincoln, NE
Illusory Landscapes: Leigh Tarentino & Martina Lindqvist, (2-person) Muriel Guépin Gallery, NY

Inaugural Exhibition, Darger HQ, Lincoln, NE
Love Art Fair, Darger HQ Gallery, Toronto, Canada, May 8-11, 2014

2013

Leigh Tarentino/Duane Slick, (2-person) Chazan Gallery, Providence, RI

City of Tiny Lights, Salisbury University Art Galleries, Salisbury, MD
London Art Fair, Adam Gallery, London, England, January 16-20, 2013

2012

Reflections and Translations, (solo), Adam Gallery, London, England
Picture Window, (solo), Space Inno Gallery, Seoul, South Korea

To be Considered, Benefit Art Auction, Muriel Guépin Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2011

September Group Exhibition, Adam Gallery, London, England

2010

Long Exposure, (solo), Hartnett Gallery, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY

Faculty Triennial, Bell Gallery, Brown University, Providence, RI
The Big Light Show, Anderson Ranch Arts Center, Snowmass Village, Colorado

2009

Artificial Realities, (3-person) Black and White Gallery, New York, NY
Leigh Tarentino/Martha Groome, (2-person) Lenore Gray Gallery, Providence, RI


2008

RISD NYC Biennial 2008, curated by Glenn Ligon and Lisa Sigal, The Old American Can Factory, Brooklyn, NY
Summer Group Exhibition, Lenore Gray Gallery, Providence, RI

2006

Slip Road, (solo) Black and White Gallery, New York, NY

The Sheltering Sky, Black and White Gallery, New York, NY

2005

Young American Artists, Stas Namin Centre, Moscow, Russia
Third Annual Summer Group Show, Bank Gallery, Los Angeles

2004

Anti-Oasis, (solo), Black and White Gallery, New York, NY

First Happiness, University Art Museum, State University of New York at Albany
A Slow Read, Rotunda Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
 
Appointments

Associate Professor, Brown University, 2015-

Assistant Professor, Brown University, 2008-2015


Education

Master of Fine Arts, Painting & Printmaking, Rhode Island School of Design
Bachelor of Fine Arts, Painting, Kansas City Art Institute