San Francisco-based visual artist Leigh Wells constructs collage-drawings composed of found images with painted accents and interventions.

She has exhibited locally—with solo shows at Gregory Lind Gallery, Ampersand International Arts, and Gallery 16—in New York at Zieher Smith, and abroad in Germany and the Netherlands.

Her work has appeared in The New York Times, Harper’s Magazine, and Elle Decor. Leigh earned a BFA summa cum laude from the University of San Francisco with further study at Parsons/The New School, San Francisco Art Institute and Crown Point Press.

She is a visiting artist at Minnesota Street Studios.

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