Leslee NelsonProfessor of Visual Arts, University of Wisconsin-Madison,
Department of Art and the Department of Liberal Studies and the Arts
Office: 21 N Park St. 7th Floor
Madison, WI 53715
Professor Nelson coordinates non-credit art classes in the Madison area for adults and teens on weekends and evenings. She is the Director of the Wisconsin Regional Art Program which provides exhibits and workshops for nonprofessional artists throughout Wisconsin.
Professor Nelson makes embroidered Memory Cloths.
The Banff Centre, School of Fine Arts, Alberta, Canada
MFA, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI, Graphics
MS, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI, Textile Design
BFA, California College of Arts and Crafts, Oakland, CA, Ceramics/Textile Arts
1983 and 2000- Wisconsin Arts Board, Artist Fellowship, Visual Arts 1995 - "GERALD A. BARTELL AWARD IN THE ARTS," University of Wisconsin-Madison
Spain, Japan, China, Russia, Indonesia, Scotland, India, France, Canada, and Germany
Texas, California, New York, Iowa, Michigan, Alaska, Wisconsin, Illinois, Minnesota, Tennessee, Arizona, New Jersey, Missouri, Ohio and Virginia
Panama, Italy, Spain, Indonesia, United States
Museum of Wisconsin Art
Wisconsin Regional Artists Association, Advisor to the Board of Director