Photographer Michelle Leonard, of Pikes Creek, will transition from the Widmann Gallery art curator to featured artist during the final art exhibition of the academic year at King’s College where she will display a collection of photographs in an exhibition titled “A Few of My Favorite Things” in the Widmann Gallery from Monday, May 20, through Friday, Aug. 2.
Leonard will display approximately 50 color and black-and-white pieces, ranging from flowers and architecture to motorcycles and people.
Leonard has served as the coordinator of King’s Widmann Gallery since 2004. The upcoming exhibit will be Leonard’s first solo gallery showing. She has displayed her photography in several group shows, including the Shulman Gallery at Luzerne County Community College (LCCC). She has won awards for her photography, which is on display at LCCC and in private collections.
Leonard earned a bachelor’s degree from Misericordia University and several graphic associate degrees in design from LCCC, where she serves as an adjunct instructor in the Communications Art Department.
Leonard will discuss her craft during a meet-the-artists reception from 6 to 8 p.m. on Friday, June 21 in the Widmann Gallery, Sheehy-Farmer Campus Center, located between North Franklin and North Main streets.
The exhibition is free and open to the public from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday and as arranged on Saturday and Sunday.
For more information, contact Leonard at 208-5900, ext. 5328.