Leonie Rhodes is an award- winning Brisbane based artist. Originally from South East London, Leonie had an early sculptural street art practice as a child and was making characters and writing graffiti as a pre- teen. Post- graduation Leonie worked in street- level centres across the boroughs of London creating hundreds of murals and using art a therapeutic tool with local gangs members and their families.
Leonie creates public installations often involving hundreds of people as well as sculptures, paintings, sound and performance pieces. Leonie continues to be invited to exhibit internationally and enjoys combining their private studio practice with collaborative and participatory work in the community.
Date: Saturday 18th May, 2019 - 12:00pm
Location: Brunswick St Mall, Fortitude Valley