Lee Boroson

Lee Boroson lives and works in Brooklyn, NY. Upcoming exhibitions include Esther Massry Gallery, The College at St. Rose, Albany, NY and GLOW, Santa Monica, CA. He has had solo exhibition at various venues including The Tang Teaching Museum and Art Gallery, Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, NY; Artspace, New Haven, CT; Hallwalls Contemporary Art Center, Buffalo, NY; Bemis Center for Contemporary Art, Omaha, NE; and The Whitney Museum of American Art at Phillip Morris, New York. Boroson has received numerous awards including grants from the Pollock-Krasner Foundation, the New York Foundation for the Arts and Professional Development Grants from RISD. He received an MFA from Indiana University and a BFA from the State University of New York, New Paltz, and he  attended the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture.

Boroson has been a visiting professor at Sarah Lawrence College in Bronxville, NY, a lecturer in the Committee on Visual Arts at the University of Chicago and a sculpture associate at the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture.

Academic research/ areas of interest

  • History of landscape as represented in Hudson River School and early American photography
  • Renaissance formal garden design
  • History of written recipes and cookbooks
  • Foraging
  • Charcutterie
  • Astrophysics (specifically, current, publically accessible, visual representations of the universe)