Leah Shane Dixon is a digital and mixed media artist whose diverse body of work explores fusion of oppositional polarities, transcendental themes, abstract symbolism, and humankind's unique role within the natural world. Leah Shane's unique color sense gives their work cohesion across multiple media and styles and has served as a unifying thread throughout multiple phases of their output. A graduate of Pratt Institute and the Los Angeles County High School for the Arts, Leah Shane draws from their bi-coastal life experience, informed by the rich tapestry of artistic, historic, cultural, literary, musical and filmic trends of both Los Angeles and New York City. A second generation computer geek, Leah Shane fuses the practices of digital- and video-based art making with the foundation art practices of drawing, painting, installation, and photography. In addition to their active art practice, Leah organizes themed group art shows and other curatorial projects.
Leah Shane's art has been seen at the Rubin Museum of Art (NYC), Shoshana Wayne Gallery (Santa Monica), Flower Pepper Gallery (Pasadena, CA), MuzeuMM (LA), OCCCA (Santa Ana, CA), Stone Ridge Center for the Arts (Kingston, NY), the Beacon Arts Building (Inglewood, CA), Torrance Art Museum (Torrance, CA), Balconi Coffee Company (Santa Monica) and the Hotel Maya (Long Beach, CA). Their curatorial projects have been seen at Coagula Curatorial (LA) and Art Exchange (Long Beach, CA). Leah Shane's studio is at Angels Gate Cultural Center in San Pedro.
Leah Shane answers to both names (together or separately), and uses the pronouns they/them/their.