Lee Berger Bio

BiographyBiography

Mesa Community College, Phoenix Community College, Arizona State University.
Lives and works in Phoenix, Arizona



2015
Solo Showing, Practical Art, March, Phoenix, AZ
Group Show, "Force of Nature" The Shemer Museum, May, Phoenix, AZ

2014
Solo Exhibit, "In some Measure" The Pancacke Shop, July, Gilbert, AZ
Group Show, "Flourish" New City Studio, May, Phoenix, AZ

2013
Nominated: Arizona Governor's Arts Award, Artist Category, 2013
Group Show, "25 Years Downtown" Monorchid, March, Phoenix, AZ
Group Show, "Entitled" Herberger Theater Center, April, Phoenix, AZ

2012
Solo Show, The Icehouse, October, Phoenix, AZ
"Duo Show with El Moises" Gallery 1205, March-April, Phoenix, AZ

2011
"Group Show" Dues Ex Machina, July, Phoenix, AZ

2010
"Receptacles" Public Art Project, January, Phoenix, AZ
"Final Show" Phix Gallery, March, Phoenix, AZ

2009
"Mayor State of Downtown Address" Featured Artst, Orpheum Theater. November, Phoenix, AZ
"Pensive Beauty" In Partnership with Dulce Dance Company. Phix Gallery/Herberger Center for the Arts. April, Phoenix, AZ
"Moment of Light" Charity Artist, Alwun House Foundation. November, Phoenix, AZ

2008
"Group Show" Art One Gallery, September, Scottsdale, AZ

2007
"Custom Built" Phix Gallery, November, Phoenix, AZ

2006
"Group Show" Open Space Gallery. December, Phoenix, AZ
"Group show" Paper Heart Gallery, Phoenix, AZ
"Group Show" Herberger Center for the Arts, Phoenix, AZ

2005
"Breast of Phoenix. Charity Auction" Phoenix Art Museum, Phoenix, AZ

2004
"Solo Show" Phix Gallery, May, Phoenix, AZ
"Solo Show" Urbana Gallery, Phoenix AZ
"Construction Show" Phix Gallery, Phoenix, AZ
"Group show" Paper Heart Gallery, Phoenix AZ

2003
Solo Exhibition. Joan Raises the Bar" Blue Willow Gallery, Phoenix AZ
"Duo Exhibition with Jenny Ignaszewski" Urbana Gallery, Phoenix AZ
"Guest Artist, Downtown Chamber Series" Phoenix Symphony. Phoenix AZ
"Compass Art Auction invitation" The Phoenician Resort, Phoenix AZ

2002
"Best of the West" 11 East Ashland Gallery, Phoenix, AZ
"Solo Exhibition" Urbana, May, Phoenix, AZ
"Group Show" Urbana, March, Phoenix, AZ
"Guest Artist: The Downtown chamber Series" Urbana. January, Phoenix, AZ
Group Show: BeeLow's Underground. Tempe, Arizona

2000-2001
"Leros: Paintings by Lee Berger" Eleven East Ashland Gallery, December/January, Phoenix, AZ

1998
Group show "Exotic/Erotic" Alwun House, February, Phoenix, AZ



BibliographyBibliography

Leatherman, Benjamin, "Painter Lee Berger Branches Out With His New Works at The Icehouse" Thursday, November 1, 2012
Holden, Wynter, “Modern Dance That Doesn't Suck” Thursday, March 19, 2009
Naugle, Kim, “Pensive Beauty Lures Audiences Into Artists World” AZ Weekly, March 2008
City of Phoenix, Downtown Phoenix Promotional Video, Televised, 2008
“Local Artist Debuts New Exhibit” Jewish News of Greater Phoenix, June 9, 2008
D’Andrea, Niki, “The Old Wall Game” New Times, June, 15 2006,
Benjamin Leatherman, “Sex Factor” Phoenix New Times, January, 2005
“Dig the Diagonal: Come Revel in the Grand Revolution” Shade Magazine, August-September 2004
Downtown Magazine, May 2003
“Who’s Cool in Phoenix” Phoenix New Times, Thursday, December 3, 2003
Villani, John, "Collaging with History. New Face of Abstract" The Rep; May 9, 2002
Night and Day New Times, May 11, 2002
Laudig, Michelle, "Studio Sessions" New Times, January 3, 2002
Villani, John, "As he waits for success, painter waits tables" Arizona Republic, December 3, 2000




Other MediaOther Media

"The Pat McMahon show" KTAR Talk Radio March, 2010
"Radio Phoenix" September, 2009
"Channel 12 News" Paiting Live, February, 2004