Michael Leonard

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Besides teaching Visual Studies (Introduction to the Modern Arts) at the California College of the Arts, Michael Leonard is an instructor of art history at Diablo Valley College in Pleasant Hill, California. Michael holds a doctorate degree from the University of San Francisco, an MA from San Francisco State University, and a BA from Queens College, New York. Before teaching art history, Michael wrote regular art-critical reviews for Artweek (6 years) and was founder and Producing Director of one of San Francisco’s most innovative little theaters, the Above Board Theater, Inc. Michael is also a practicing artist (painter and sculptor).

Adjunct Professor, Visual Studies

BA, Queens College; MA, San Francisco State University; PhD, University of San Francisco