Leonard Porter Studio - Paintings of 
      Antiquity and Classical Mythology


Iphigeneia - in progress
The Greek Vase

Press and Publications
More Info/Contact

Leonard Porter

Press and Publications

Cover Art Amor, Desejo e Poder na Antiguidade
Leonard Porter's "Ariadne Discovered by Dionysus" used as cover art for "Amor, Desejo e Poder na Antiguidade", Pedro Paulo A. Funari, Lourdes C. Feitosa e Glaydson José da Silva (orgs.)
. Learn more about the book

The Institute of Classical Architecture & Art 2014 Stanford White Award
Leonard Porter Studio wins the Institute of Classical Architecture & Art's 2014 Stanford White Award for Craftsmanship & Artisanship for the
Assumption of the Virgin in Norwalk CT. Learn more about the project

National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts Future Pass Exhibition Catalogue
Leonard Porter's
Tai Yu Burying the Flower Petals is published in the Exhibition Catalogue.

Traditional Building Magazine Journey to Rebirth by Eve Kahn
Eve Kahn’s “Journey to Rebirth,” in the December 2011 issue of Traditional Building, features the 14 Stations of the Cross by Leonard Porter. Kahn says that Porter’s Stations “enormously reward close study.” Read the article (External Link).

2011 Venice Biennale Future Pass
Leonard Porter's painting
Tai Yu Burying the Flower Petals will be exhibited in "Future Pass", an official collateral event of 2011 Venice Biennale curated by Victoria Lu, Renzo di Renzo and Felix Schöber. The exhibition is presented by Fondazione Claudio Buziol and will subsequently travel to Rotterdam´s Wereld Museum and the National Taiwan Art Museum in Taichung.

Sacred Architecture Journal Via Crucis in the Garden State by John Varriano
The December 2011 issue of Sacred Architecture Journal features the 14 Stations of the Cross by Leonard Porter. Published by The Institute of Sacred Architecture. Read the article (PDF File 264KB).

Mount Holyoke College Art Museum Wine and Spirit: Rituals, Remedies and Revelry
An exhibit that ranges from a rare Neolithic wine jar dated 5400-5000 BCE, through Picasso to the most recent, Ariadne Discovered by Dionysus by Leonard Porter.
See Also:
Exhibition Press Release
Judith H. Dobrzynski review

John Varriano, Wine: A Cultural History
Leonard Porter's Ariadne discovered by Dionysus is included in the book which "explores the history of wine as an expressive medium for every era's preoccupations."
Reaktion Books Ltd, London, 2010

The Classicist No. 8 The Dangerous Path, Leonard Porter and the Sincerity of Hope
A major article describing the career and works of Leonard Porter by Dr. Denis McNamara, Richard John, editor
The Institute of Classical Architecture & Classical America, New York, 2009

Dr. Denis McNamara Catholic Church Architecture and the Spirit of the Liturgy
"St. Thérèse of Lisieux revealed as a human radiant with divine life" in the painting by Leonard Porter
Hillenbrand Books, Chicago, 2009

Father John F. Russell, A Lenten Journey with Jesus Christ and St. Thérèse of Lisieux
Leonard Porter's painting of St. Thérèse used for cover art.
Published by Christus Publishing, LLC

Celebrating Palladio Exhibition
Plus One Gallery, UK, November 2008
Click for more details.

Creative Minority Report & Society of St. Barbara, Weblog entry, July 2007
View blog.

XXV Arthur Ross Awards for Excellence in the Classical Tradition
Leonard Porter receives 2006 award for mural painting
Read the Press Release.

Sacred Architecture Journal, 2005 Issue 10
"A Cathedral's Treasure" by William J. Turner

Traditional Building Magazine, November/December 2004
"Transcendence on the Prairie" by Eve Kahn

The Forum, Fall 2004
Newsletter of the Institute of Classical Architecture & Classical America.
Read the article.

A Decade of Art & Architecture 1992-2002
From the editors of The Classicist, with an introduction by Robert A. M. Stern.
A survey of 100 classical architects, artists and artisans working today.

Art and Antiques Magazine, September 2002
The New Traditional Styles Part II: The Classicists
Contemporary artists meld current vision with a classical view of nature.
By Catesby Leigh

Art and Antiques Magazine, Summer 2002
The New Traditional Styles, Part I: The Realists
Contemporary artists shake up the status quo by returning to classical tradition.
By Catesby Leigh

"Millennial Pioneers, The Artists of Synthesis"
By Kanchan Limaye



Home | Press and Publications | More Info/Contact
Leonard Porter
All artworks on this site (unless otherwise noted) are by Leonard Porter. All copyrights reserved.