Wynne Leung McIntosh, Standing with “Us”, acrylic on muslin, 2017.

Wynne Leung McIntosh, Standing with “Us”, acrylic on muslin, 2017.

Wynne Leung McIntosh is a visual artist living and working in Kelowna, British Columbia.

Leung has been an active member of the arts community in San Francisco for the past three years. She recently moved back to Canada in September, 2019.

In 2016 she was a fellow of the Emerging Arts Professionals and an active volunteer at the San Francisco Women’s Art Gallery, Creativity Explored and Kids and Art Foundation. She has visited different countries for art residencies including The Saga Art Residency in Iceland and the Caetani Art Residency in Vernon, British Columbia. Her numerous group exhibitions include, “The Power of Fear” at the San Francisco Women’s Gallery, “Waterscapes Art Exhibition” at Fusion Arts in Palm Springs, Califronia, “The Chocolate and Art Show” in San Francisco and “The Sustainability Art Show” in Monterey, California.

Her work is in private collections in Canada and the USA. In 2018 she participated as guest instructor where she spoke about art meditation at The Center for Creative Community, Commonweal in Bolinas, California.


 

Curriculum Vitae

Wynne Leung
San Francisco, CA
leungwynne@gmail.com
b. 1982, Hong Kong
Canadian

Residencies & Community

2019 – Portfolio Website Building Workshop, San Francisco Women’s Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2018 – The Center for Creative Community Commonweal, Resiliency is Our Community, Bolinas, California
2017 – Caetani Art Center, Self-Directed Residency, Vernon, Canada
2016 – Saga Movement Residency, Stokkseyri and Eyrarbakki, Iceland
2016 – 2016 Fellow, Emerging Arts Professionals, San Francisco, CA


Group Exhibitions
2019 – The Power of Fear, San Francisco Women’s Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2018 – Small Presents, San Francisco Women’s Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2018 – 3rd Annual Waterscapes Art Exhibition, Fusion Art, Palm Springs, CA
2017 – Chocolate and Art Show, SomArts, San Francisco, CA
2017 – UNFOLDING, Jackknife Gallery, Oakland, CA
2017 – Kids & Art Foundation, Annual Fundraiser, Art Attack, San Francisco, CA
2017 – The Nasty Women Show, Omi Gallery, Oakland, CA
2016 – Aritzia, #nowhereeverwhere Campaign, Featured Artist
2016 – Sustainability Art Show, Monterey County Health Department, the Arts Council, Monterey, CA


Solo Exhibitions
2015 – Beginnings, Bean There, San Francisco, CA
2014 – Black & White Patterns, Victrola Coffeehouse, Seattle, WA


Education
2008 – Honors BA, University of Toronto – New Media and Visual Performing Arts


Public Service
2018 - Present – San Francisco Women Artists, Volunteer, San Francisco, CA
2016 - Present – Creativity Explored, Volunteer, San Francisco, CA
2016 - 2017 – Kids & Arts Org, Volunteer, San Francisco, CA
2016 - Sip & Sketch Events, Co-Founded with Ann Liao, San Francisco, CA
2016 – Emerging Arts Professionals, Fellow, Creative City, San Francisco, CA
2012 – Centennial College, New Media Advisory Panel Member, Toronto, ON


Public Speaking & Awards
2015 – Creative Morning San Francisco, 1-minute Pitch for Sip & Sketch a Collaborative Art Making Series, San Francisco, CA
2015 – The START Conference – The Passion Awards, San Francisco, CA
2015 – Shine on Live – Keynote Presenter for Sewing Projects, San Francisco, CA


Professional Experience
2018 – Present - Senior Experience Designer, Adobe, San Francisco, CA
2015 - 2018 – Senior Product Designer, Oath, San Francisco, CA
2014 – Lead Designer, HeartThis Inc, San Francisco, CA
2012 - 2014 – Visual Designer II, Amazon, Seattle, WA
2010 – Senior Interactive Web Designer, The Walt Disney Company, Kelowna, BC


Awards
2015 – The START Conference – Passion Awards for Creativity Division, San Francisco, CA
2011 – Gemini – Best Cross-Platform Project – Children’s and Youth, Toronto, ON
2011 – W3 Awards – Recognizing the Power of Creativity, Toronto, ON
2010 – FITC “Get a Job Day” – Featured Talent, Toronto, ON