Associate Professor of Art in Printmaking/Digital
Phone: (518) 442-5618
Campus office: FA118, M
W 4:00pm -5:00 pm
Areas of Expertise: Printmaking, Drawing,
Gallery of Professor Christie's Recent Work
Leona Christie’s drawings, animations, and prints have been exhibited
at the Drawing Center (NYC); Pierogi (Brooklyn); Coleman Burke gallery
(NYC); Boston University’s Sherman Art Gallery; Yerba Buena Center for
the Arts (San Francisco), G-Module (Paris); jennjoy gallery (San
Francisco); the New York Video Festival at Lincoln Center, and
Incident Report (Hudson, New York), and have been reviewed or
reproduced in The New Yorker, The Paris Review, Village Voice, New Art
Examiner, and Art-Land (Copenhagen), among other publications.
Christie has been awarded artist residencies at Yaddo, the MacDowell
Colony, and the Frans Masereel Center for Graphic Arts (Belgium), and
she received a Fellowship at the Kala Printmaking Institute in
Berkeley, California. In 2005, she received a New York Foundation for
the Arts Special Opportunity Grant, and in 2000, she received the Bay
Area Visual Artist Award from New Langton Arts, San Francisco.
Christie's work may be found in the public collection of the New York
Public Library and the Achenbach Collection of Graphic Arts in the
Fine Arts Museum of San Francisco. Christie is currently an Associate Professor of Printmaking, Drawing, and Digital Media at SUNY-Albany,
where she heads the Printmaking area. Her work is included in the Drawing Center Artist Registry Viewing Program.