James Leonard

Name
James Leonard
born Orange, NJ 1949
Active in
  • New York, New York
Nationalities
U.S. States
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Luce Artist Biography

James Leonard made his first "wind machine" when he was twenty-one and working as an appliance repairman. Childhood memories, celebrities, or the streets around his home in Brooklyn inspire his pieces, which often incorporate many moving parts. ("One Man's Windy City," House and Garden, 1991)

Works by This Artist

1984
cut, soldered and patinated copper on wood base, cut and soldered copper wire and sheet with localized liver of sulphur (potassium sulfide) patination