Inducted into the National Academy, class of 2016.

Commission Awarded: MTA windows design for F (Culver) Line Bay Parkway Station. To be installed in 2017.

Commission: visual contribution to catalog for Alma Thomas exhibition at the Tang Teaching Museum at Skidmore College and Studio Museum in Harlem 2016.

New York Studio Conversations: Seventeen Women Talk About Art, by Stephanie Buhmann. Published by The Green Box Press, Berlin

The English Room, Artist Spotlight Series: Leslie Wayne

Leslie Wayne: Exhibition d’Automne, Institut Culturel Bernard Magrez, September 15, 2015 – March 6, 2016

Leslie Wayne: Planks, Peter Blake Gallery, Laguna Beach, CA. March 2015

About Like So, Franklin Street Works, Stamford, CT. November 22, 2014 – February 22, 2015

NYC Makers: The MAD Biennial, Museum of Arts and Design, NYC, Summer, 2014

Vivid Memories, le Fondation Cartier pour l’art contemporain, Paris, September 2 – 21, 2014

Artist project May 2014 issue of ESOPUS 21                    

2012-2013 recipient, Joan Mitchell Foundation Artist Grant


Studio Salon on Alma Thomas, Studio Museum in Harlem, October 27, 2016

Leslie Wayne -Rags- Jack Shainman Video Interview

Studio Critical, interview with Valerie Brennan, February 4, 2013

Interview with Stephanie Buhmann, 2013

Leslie Wayne: “Gorky’s Granddaughter” Video Interview Jan 2012

Studio Interview for Halsey Institute for Contemporary Art, 2011

Halsey Institute of Contemporary Art, 2011 traveling exhibition Opening Reception