Leonard A. DeLonga

      1954-1956 Head, Art Department, Texas Wesleyan College, Fort Worth, Texas, 

      1956-1964 Assistant Professor, Art Department, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia

      1964-1991 Professor, Art Department, Mount Holyoke College, South Hadley, MA

Education

      BFA, University of Miami, Coral Gables, Florida, 1950

      MFA, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia, 1952

      Work toward Ed.D., New York University, summer sessions, 1956, 1957

Lectures

  • Texas Christian University, Fort Worth, Texas, 1984
  • Two-day Studio Workshop, Texas Christian University, 1984
  • Mount Holyoke Alumnae Club of Winchester, 1980
  • Memphis State University, 1980
  • Hutchinson Upper School, Memphis, Tennessee, 1980
  • Memphis State University, 1979
  • Workshop at Southwestern University at Memphis, 1979
  • Memphis State University, 1978
  • Southwestern University at Memphis, 1978
  • Alumnae Symposium, Fairfield, Connecticut, 1976
  • Mount Holyoke Alumnae Club, Philadelphia, 1976
  • Mount Lebanon High School, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1976
  • MHC Alumnae College, 1976
  • Higher Horizons, 1971
  • New Haven Alumnae Club, 1971
  • Mount Holyoke Alumnae Club, Pittsburgh, 1971
  • Mount Lebanon High School, Pittsburgh, 1971
  • Markham Elementary School, Pittsburgh, 1971
  • Mount Holyoke Alumnae Club, Rye, New York, 1971
  • Sophmore Fine Arts Weekend, 1971
  • Alumnae College, 1970
  • Student Teach-In, Chapin Auditorium, 1970
  • Northampton School for Girls, 1969
  • Mount Holyoke Alumnae Club, Cleveland, Ohio, 1969
  • Chapel Talk, 1969
  • Teach-In on campus, 1968
  • Holyoke Arts and Chrafts League, 1968
  • Arts Festival Weekend, Eliot House
  • Mount Holyoke Chapel Talk
  • Arts Program, Association of American Colleges, 1963-1964 (Kings College, Bristol, Tennessee; Pfeiffer College, North Carolina; Augusta College, Augusta, Georgia; Paine College, Augusta, Georgia)
  • LaGrange College, LaGrange, Georgia, 1958
  • Art Department Lecture Series, University of Georgia, 1956, 1960, 1962, 1963
  • Georgia Elementary School Teachers Association, Hartwell, Georgia
  • Landscape Architecture Club, University of Georgia
  • Georgia Art Association, Athens, Georgia
  • Birmingham Art Association, Birmingham, Alabama
  • Savannah Art Association, Savannah, Georgia
  • Wilmington Art Association, Wilmington, Delaware
  • Future Teachers of America, Fort Worth, Texas
  • Methodist Student Movement, Fort Worth, Texas
  • Three-day Lecture Series, Art Department, Stevens College, Columbia, Missouri
  • English Speaking Union, Fort Worth, Texas
  • Southeastern College Art Association, Tulane University, Louisiana, 1958
  • Fort Worth Women's Club, Fort Worth, Texas
  • Texas Art Education Association, Fort Worth, Texas
  • Series on Art in Religion, First Methodist Church of Fort Worth, Texas

Memorial Exhibitions

1992 Mount Holyoke Art Museum, South Hadley, Massachusetts

1992 Basick Gallery, Northampton, Massachusetts

1993 Higgins Armory Museum, Worcester, Massachusetts

1996 Ledbetter-Lusk Gallery, Memphis, Tennesse

Exhibitions

1984

One-man show, Texas Christian University, Fort Worth, Texas
1983 Group exhibition, Kraushaar Galleries, New York City
1982 Group exhibition, Kraushaar Galleries, New York City
1981

One-man show, Kraushaar Galleries, New York City

"American Art at Mid-Century" Exhibition, Essex City, New York

"Review of the Season", Kraushaar Galleries, New York City

Collector's Show, Marion Koogler McNay Art Institute, San Antonio, Texas: Elephants, bronze

Annual Show, National Council of Jewish Women at Essex County, New Jersey: Jugglers, bronze

Opening show celebrating the Kraushaar Galleries' new location, New York City: Acrobats, bronze

1979

Group show, "Summer of '79", Kraushaar Galleries, New York City

Works on constant display at Kraushaar Galleries, New York City

1977

One-man show, Pittsfield Museum, Pittsfield, Massachusetts

Group exhibition, Kraushaar Galleries, New York City

One-man show, Allbright College, Pennsylvannia

1976

Recent Painting and Sculpture Exhibition, Kraushaar Galleries, New York City: Women

Hunter Museum, Chattanooga, Tennessee: Acrobats

Group exhibition, Kraushaar Galleries, New York City

One-man show, Kraushaar Galleries, New York City

1975

One-man show, Hampshire College, Amherst, Massachusetts

Group exhibition at Kraushaar Galleries, New York City

Elvehjem Art Center, University of Wisconsin, Madison: Cowboys

Marion Koogler McNay Art Institute, San Antonio, Texas: Women with Umbrella

1974

Gallery Group Show, National Academy of Design 149th Anniversary Exhibition: Pink Castle

Ball State Art Gallery

Museum of Art, Ogunquit, Maine: Copper Warriors

The Algonquin Museum of Art

Group exhibition, Kraushaar Galleries, New York City

Arts Club of Chicago: alabaster plaque

Arts Club of Chicago, The Horse in Art: In the Midst of War

1973

One-man exhibition, Kraushaar Galleries, New York City

Philbrook Art Center, Tulsa, Oklahoma: Bird

Wilkes-Barre Fine Arts Festival, Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvannia: Knight with Dove on Shield, Parade, Peace, Tournament

One-man show, Mount Holyoke College, South Hadley, Massachusetts

1972

Group exhibition, De Cordova Museum, Lincoln, Massachusetts

Group exhibition, Boston State House, Boston, Massachusetts

Group exhibition, Kraushaar Gallery, New York City

Art Expo '72, De Cordova Museum, Lincoln, Massachusetts

Marion Koogler McNay Art Institute, San Antonio, Texas, "Of Museum Quality": Three Knights

Annual Sculpture Exhibition, Wilkes-Barre Fine Arts Festival, Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania: Hand

Annual national loan exhibition, Temple Beth-El, Portland, Maine: Acrobats 

1971

Philbrook Art Centre, Tulsa, Oklahoma

One-man show, Western College, Oxford, Ohio

Group show, Kraushaar Gallery, New York City

1970

One-man show, Kraushaar Galleries, New York City (Reviews in New York Times and Arts Magazine)

"Humanism in New England Art," Six works, De Cordova Museum, Lincoln, Massachusetts (Reviews in Boston Sunday Globe, Boston Herald Traveler, Minute Man, Jewish Advocate)

Group show, Kraushaar Galleries

1969

Y.M.Y.W.H.A., Elizabeth, New Jersey

Wilkes-Barre Fine Arts Festival, Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania

Sixth National Biennial Religious Art Exhibition, Cranbrook Academy of Art, Michigan, assisted by American Federation of Art

Ball State University Annual Sculpture and Drawing Exhibition

Westover Air Force Base Exhibition, Armed Forces Day

Fairfield Villages Mount Holyoke Club Exhibition

Exhibition of Faculty Art, Laboratory Theatre

North Shore Child Guidance Association

National Council of Jewish Women

Collection '68, New York Alumnae Club Exhibition

1968

Fine Arts Festival, Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania

Ball State University Annual Sculpture and Drawing Exhibition

Westover Air Force Base Exhibition , Armed Forces Day

Fairfield Villages Mount Holyoke Club Exhibition

Exhibition of Faculty Art, Laboratory Theatre

North Shore Child Guidance Association

National Council of Jewish Women

Collection '68, New York Alumnae Club Exhibition

1967

Group exhibition, Kraushaar Galleries, New York City

Newport Art Association Summer Sculpture Exhibition

Fort Wayne, Indiana Art Museum

1965

One-man show, Mount Holyoke College

One-man show, Allentown Museum

1964

One-man show, Kraushaar Galleries , New York City

Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia

1961 thru
1963

Ball State Teacher's College, Muncie, Indiana

Root Art Center, Hamilton College, New York

Vassar College, New York

Toledo Museum, Ohio

Washington Art Association, Connecticut

University of Nebraska

University of Missouri

Des Moines Art Center Collectors Show, Des Moines, Iowa

St. Paul Gallery and School of Art

University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado

Columbia Museum, South Carolina

Wadsworth Atheneum Rental Gallery, Hartford, Connecticut

National Institute of Arts and Letters, New York City

Baltimore Museum Rental Gallery, Baltimore, Maryland

Wilkes-Barre Fine Arts Festival, Pennsylvania

1949 thru
1960

American Federation Drawing Traveling Exhibit

Florida Art Forum

Georgia Artists Annual

One-man show, Georgia Museum

Virginia Intermont Exhibit

Butler Art Institute, Youngstown, Ohio

Ramapo Gallery , Group Show, New York

New York City Gallery, Opening Exhibition

Montclair College, New Jersey

Cornell University

Baltimore Museum

Lehigh University, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania

Marion Koogler McNay Art Institute, San Antonio, Texas

Allied American Artists Exhibit, National Academy, New York City

New York City Center Gallery Christmas Show

Texas General , Dallas, Texas

Fort Worth Civic Art Group Show, Fort Worth, Texas

One-man show, Hellum Gallery, Fort Worth, Texas

One-man show, Arts and Crafts Gallery, Fort Worth, Texas

One-man show, Laguna Gloria Museum, Austin, Texas

Grove Gallery, Fort Worth, Texas

Fort Worth Annual Exhibit, Fort Worth Museum

One-man show, Ridglea Country Club Gallery, Fort Worth, Texas

Delgado Museum, New Orleans, Louisiana

Texas Fine Arts Association Annual, Austin, Texas

One-man show, Texas Christian University, Fort Worth Texas

Fort Worth Art Association Rental Gallery

Feldman Contemporary Texas Art Exhibit, Dallas, Texas

Gulf-Caribbean International, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston (show also exhibited in museums in Boston, New York and Denver)

Religion in Art Exhibit, Texas Christian University

One-man show, New York University

Southeastern Annual, Atlanta, Georgia

Horse and Rider Show, Fort Worth Museum

Painting of the Year Exhibition, Atlanta, Georgia

University of Georgia Faculty Show, Louisiana Institute of Technology

Southeastern College Art Conference Exhibition, Tulane, Louisiana

Norfolk Museum of Arts and Sciences, Norfolk, Virginia

Private Collections

  • Georgia Museum
  • Wilmington Museum, Wilmington, Delaware
  • Weiner Collection, Fort Worth , Texas
  • D. D. Feldman Collection, New York and Dallas
  • Texas Christian University Print Collection
  • Texas Wesleyan College Print Collection
  • William Fuller Collection, Fort Worth, Texas
  • National Broadcasting Company , New York City
  • Potamkin Collection, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Brody Collection, New York City
  • Ball State Teacher's College, Muncie, Indiana
  • Cornell University
  • University of Missouri
  • Mount Holyoke College
  • Presidential Realty, Boston, Massachusetts
  • John Marin, Jr.
  • Professor David Talbot-Rice, University of Edinburgh, Scotland
  • LaGrange College, LaGrange, Georgia
  • Mrs. Edgar Tobin
  • Mr. Clarence Day
  • Mr. Charles Renthal
  • Mr. and Mrs. William Oliver

  • Elizabeth T. Kennan, "President's Collection," Mount Holyoke College

  • Springfield Museum of Fine Arts

  • United States Information Agency for International Tour, May 1971

  • Marshalltown Community Theatre, Marshalltown, Iowa

  • Faculty Committee commission: Alabaster sculpture of Mount Holyoke scenes, community farewell gift to President and Mrs. Gettel

  • Senior Class 1971 commission: painting for Baccalaureate Service

  • St Ann and the Holy Trinity Church: commission of the church's Tabernacle, 1987  Brooklyn Heights, New York