James English Leary

James English Leary is an artist and filmmaker living and toiling in New York City. Recent exhibitions have occurred at Galerie Leyendecker (Tenerife), Vito Schnabel Projects (NYC), Boyfriends (Chicago), SIM Galeria (Curitiba, Brazil) and SAFE Gallery (Brooklyn). Leary was a recipient of a 2015 Tiffany Foundation Award and was a resident of the Robert Rauschenberg Foundation in Captiva, Florida. He is an adjunct professor at The Cooper Union in New York City and a founding member of The Bruce High Quality Foundation and the Bruce High Quality Foundation University, a free arts university operating in New York City. The Foundation’s works have been included in Greater New York at MOMA Ps1, The 2010 Whitney Biennial and The Sundance Film Festival.


James English Leary lebt in New York City und arbeitet als Maler, Filmschaffender und Lehrender.Er ist Gründungsmitglied der „Bruce High Quality Foundation" und der „Bruce High Quality Universität“. 2010 nahm er an der Whitney Biennale und der Gruppenausstellung „Greater New York" im MoMA PS1 teil. Zu Learys jüngesten Einzelausstellungen zählen, Simgaleria, Curitiba, Brazil, 2017;  "Family Romance", Galerie Leyendecker, Teneriffa, 2016; „Lady Chatterley ́s Lover ́s Lovers" in der Four A.M in New York, 2016 und “Triple Motherfucker”, Vito Schnabel, New York City, 2015.Leary ist Preisträger des „Tiffany Foundation Awards" 2015 und zudem  Lehrbeauftragter an der „The Cooper Union School of Art" in New York.