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MV Times reviews Raw Color show

Leslie Baker’s exhibition “Raw Color” runs May 28 through June 23, 2016 at the Martha’s Vineyard Playhouse Art Space in Vineyard Haven. Click for the Martha’s Vineyard Times review of the show.

Atwood Portrait Commission

Leslie has received a commission to paint the portrait of Dr Steve Atwood which will hang at the Atwood Library at the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine.

Island Faces Portrait Competition

Leslie’s watercolor portrait of Katherine Long took 3rd prize at the Martha’s Vineyard Museum‘s juried “Island Faces Portrait Competition”. Out of sixty entries 15 were chosen to hang in the museum. The show runs through October 6th 2012 at the Museum in Edgartown, Ma.

Artist Talk at Shaw Cramer Gallery

Leslie gave an artist talk on July 3rd at 6 pm at the Shaw Cramer Gallery, 56 Main Street, Vineyard Haven, Ma.

Copley Artists at Featherstone Center

Leslie’s work was featured in the Martha’s Vineyard Artists of the Copley Society exhibition at Featherstone Center for the Arts. The show ran July 1–18th 2012.

Arts and Ideas Feature

Leslie’s painting “End of Day” was featured in Martha’s Vineyard Arts and Ideas.

Martha’s Vineyard Wind Festival poster

Leslie’s watercolor was featured on the Martha’s Vineyard Wind Festival poster. All proceeds from the sale of the poster will benefit Featherstone Center for the Arts, which provides art lessons to children and adults.

Copley Society of Art’s still life exhibition

“White Tulips” was juried into the Copley Society of Art’s contemporary still life exhibition Matter, Medium and Meaning. The show ran May 19–June 28, 2011 at 158 Newbury Street in Boston.

Marin-Price Galleries

Leslie’s work is now also represented by Marin-Price Galleries, 7022 Wisconsin Ave., Chevy Chase, Md.

Exhibit at Copley Society

In September and October 2010, the Copley Society of art featured Leslie Baker’s work in their Upper Gallery at 158 Newbury Street, Boston. The exhibition was called Saved Views.