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Leslie De Melo

       
 
  Leslie De Melo    
  Über Leslie De Melo
About Leslie De Melo
 
  1953 Born in Dar-es-Salaam, Tanzania, Indian origin  
  1987 - 92 Student at the Academy of fine Arts Vienna under Prof Franz Xaver Ölzant  
  1992 Master of fine Arts Degree with Distinction
 
    Living and working in Vienna
Studio in WUK Währingerstrasse 59, 1090 Vienna
 
     
  Solo Exhibitions  
  1990 S 29 Installation at Institute of Contemporary arts Academy of fine Arts  
    Paper is Patient. Kleine Gallery Vienna  
  1991 Dance towards the Void. Installation. Academy of fine arts Vienna  
    Lucid, Böhlerhaus Wien  
  1992 Abundance Installation, Akademy of fine arts Vienna  
  1993 Blue Bird, Sculpture Show, Galerie Tiller  
  1994 Fox-Trott, State Gallery of Vienna  
  1996 Time is a Feeling . Gallery Strobl Vienna
Minoriten Gallery Graz
 
  1997 Heart Space Installation .Projectspace WUK Vienna  
    Showcase Gallery Pimmingstorfer Upper Austria  
  1998 A song in Praise of Creation Artcatalog Gallery Sur Vienna  
  1999 Painted Memory Gallery Sur Vienna  
  2000 The Sun never shines for itself, Installation, Projectspace WUK  
  2001 The TREE, Jesuit Foyer Gallery, Vienna  
  2002 Man and Woman, Gallery Gabriel, Vienna  
  2003 Madonna Paintings, SOHO in Ottakring, Vienna  
  2004 366 Drawings, Gallery KVD, Dachau, Germamy
 
    365 Drawings, State Gallery of the city of Braunau, Upper Austria  
    Solo Show, Gallery Gans, Vienna  
  2005 Coming out of Nowhere Going Somewhere, Installation, Brick 5
 
    Sculpture in Public Space, Goellersdorf, Lower Austria  
  2006 Madonna with Child, Carmelite Church, Wiener Neustadt
 
    „Coming out of nowhere going somewhere” Künstlerhaus, Vienna  
    Drawings, Galerie Gans, Vienna  
  2007 everything will be OK, Home Gallery, Vienna  
  2008 The Streets of India, Fotoproject - European month of fotography, Vienna
 
  2009 Tracings, Gallery Hartmann, Vienna  
    Abstracts, Artistspace in Le Meridien, Vienna  
  2011 Where do you come From, Landhaus Exibitionspace govt Complex St. Pölten, Lower Austria  
    Sculpture, Gallery Treiber, Vienna  
    Fallen Angel, Art in Public Space, Karlsplatz, Vienna  
  2012 Fallen Angel, public art in architecture, Eduard Kittenbergergasse, Vienna  
  2013 Heavenly Beings, Paintings, Gallery Sur, Vienna  
  2014 About Horses and Flowers, Paintings, Gallery Treiber  
  2015 About Life, Gallery Austrian Public Office Insurance Company  
  2016 Solo Show, State Gallery of City of Ternitz, Lower Austria  
       
  JOINT EXIBITIONS  
  1987 Europalia, Antwerp  
  1991 22 Austrian Graphic Competion Innsbruck, Tyrolia  
  1992 International Miniature Art Biennale, Quebeck, Canada  
    Plastic Acute, State Galery of Carinthia, Klagenfurt  
  1993 Die Eintagsfliege. Art hall Exnergasse, Wien  
  1996 Drawingsymposion Statemuseum, Linz, Upper Austria  
    Gallery Studio Keller, Rheinfelden, Switzerland  
  1998 EU MAN, Helsinki  
  1999 Hallo My Heart, Museum Wilhelm Fabry, Hilden, Germany  
  2000 Art Fair, Museum of Applied Arts, Vienna  
    East-west Diwan, Museum auf Abruf - MUSA, Vienna  
    Beyond Boundries, Museum of Foreign Art, Sofia, Bulgaria  
  2001 The Ironical View, Museum of the City of Linz, Upper Austria  
  2002 Art Positions, Künstlerhaus, Vienna  
  2006 La Ménagerie, Galerie H 17, with Maria Lassnig, Attersee, Anzinger etc., International Painting Competition, Leifers, Italy  
  2007 „Young Art Global 2007“
MOYA – Museum of Young Art, Vienna
 
  2010 Sculptures, Gallery Sommer, Graz  
    Oil Paintings, Laxemburg Castle  
  2012 Beauty Contest, MUSA, Vienna  
    Beauty Contest, Austrian Cultural Center, New York  
    7. Biennale, Berlin, Open Call  
       
  Symposia  
    Sculpture Symposium, Stone, Krastal  
    Sculpture Symposium, Plastics, Rosenheim, Germany  
    Sculpture Symposium, Wood, Wagrain, Salzburg  
    Sculpture Symposium, Stone, Mödling, Lower Austria  
    Sculpture Symposium, Iron, Andau, Burgenland  
    Sculpture Symposium, 10 days 10 artists, Hartberg, Styria  
       
  Art Fairs  
  2000 ART FAIR, MAK, Vienna  
  2008 ART FAIR, Bozen, Italy  
  2009 ART FAIR, Dornbirn, Vorarlberg  
  2012 7th Berlin Biennale, Open Call  
    ART FAIR METROPOLITAIN, Le Meridian, Vienna  
       
  Awards  
    Ministry for Art and Science, Austria  
    Sussmann Stiftung, Vienna  
    Goa Convention Award  
    Artresidency Program of the Chancellor of Austria, Chicago  
       
  Sculptures in Public Space  
    Heart Space, Göllersdorf, Lower Austria  
    Abundance, Zwettl, Lower Austria  
    Halt, Andau, Burgenland  
    Fallen Angel, Vienna  
       
  Works in collections  
  Museum Linz, MUSA, Collection of State of Lower Austria, Collection of the city of Vienna, Collection of the Museum of Grafic Arts in Innsbruck, Ministry of Art and Culture Austria, Insurance company OEBV Vienna, Bank Austria and many Private Collections