Shannon Leith
Born 1986 in Ontario, Canada
Lives and works in Los Angeles, California
shannonleith.com / yes@shannonleith.com / 949-525-2281
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EDUCATION
2017  Cal State Long Beach, MFA: Photography
2009  Biola University, BFA: Interdisciplinary

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2017
Butter Arc, Gatov Gallery, Long Beach, CA

2016
Comfort Zone v1, Merlino Gallery, Long Beach, CA

2012
Shine, PIHOP, Pasadena, CA

2011
Polaroids, Zona Rosa, Pasadena, CA

2010
Refining, Gallery at MSY, South Pasadena, CA

2009
Today, Biola University Art Gallery, La Mirada, CA

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2018
Performance Dinner Party, Collective Arts Incubator, Los Angeles, CA
Transpose, Eastside International (ESXLA), Los Angeles, CA

2017
An Oracle My Mother Taught Me, Earl & Virginia Green Art Gallery, La Mirada, CA
President's House Showcase, California State University Long Beach President's House, Long Beach, CA


2016
Call & Response, Gatov West Gallery, Long Beach, CA
Insights 2016, University Art Museum, Long Beach, CA
F*ART, Gatov West Gallery, Long Beach, CA
Flash Powder Portraits, Colorado Photographic Arts Center, Denver, CO

2015
Insights 2015, University Art Museum, Long Beach, CA
Garnish, Gatov East Gallery, Long Beach, CA
Goodbye Gluten, Gatov East Gallery, Long Beach, CA
FEAST, Lexington Art League, Lexington, KY

2013
The Photography Show, Avantgarden, Santa Ana, CA

2011
Block Party, SPACE, South Pasadena, CA
Still/LIFE, SPACE, South Pasadnea, CA
Deyermond Art + Books, Santa Monica, CA

2010
SPARC, El Centro Contemporary Gallery, South Pasadena, CA

2009
Instant Gratification, Bergamont Station: Copro Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
Instant Gratification, Hibbleton Gallery, Fullerton, CA
Completed (In Progress), Alegria Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

CURATORIAL PROJECTS
2015
GLAMFA, CSULB, Long Beach, CA

2012
Metro, SPACE, South Pasadena, CA

2012
Light, Space, Time, Avantgarden, Santa Ana, CA

2010
Process, Biola University, La Mirada, CA

TEACHING
Photography, Graphic Design, & Video Production Teacher, de Toledo High School (2017 - present)
Photography Instructor (Intro to Photography), California State University Long Beach (2017)
Photography Instructor (Photo 1, Photo 2), Biola University, La Mirada, CA (2013-2015)
High School Photography Teacher, La Serna High School, Whittier, CA (2012)
Seeing classes, South Pasadena, CA (2011-present)
SPACE: Kids photo workshops, South Pasadena, CA (2010-2013)           

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