Randy Leibowitz Dean

Fine Art ~ carved Wood ~ tEXTILE

Fine Art ~ carved Wood ~ tEXTILE

Fine Art ~ carved Wood ~ tEXTILEFine Art ~ carved Wood ~ tEXTILEFine Art ~ carved Wood ~ tEXTILE

Selected Exhibitions and Awards




2019 - Arts at the Mill- 3 day show in an old cotton mill in Mooresville, NC

2019 - Art Pop Street Gallery - pop up show at La Meridian Hotel, Charlotte, NC

2019 - Hart Witzen Gallery, Charlotte, NC “Spider Manifestation” Fall exhibition

2019 - Spring Show, Charlotte Art Collective (member)

2019 - Class of 2019 - Art Pop Street Gallery, Charlotte, NC
2018 - Accepted into the Works in Wood exhibition, "Out of the Blue" 

​            New Hope Arts Center, New Hope, Pennsylvania.

​2018 - Ekphrastic Competition - Craven Arts Council, New Bern, NC

2018 - Accepted into Charlotte Arts Collective, Charlotte, NC

2018 - New Gallery Affiliation - Azure Gallery, Rock Hill, SC

2018 – New Gallery Affiliation - Lark and Key art gallery, Charlotte, NC

2017 - Hart Witzen Gallery, Charlotte, NC “Buoyant” sculpture accepted into
           Free for All Fall exhibition

2017 – Randy’s Pop Up Gallery of Art, Charlotte, NC along with Jann Green, Fiber Artist

2017  – Hart Witzen Gallery, Charlotte, NC “Deep Summer Shadows” sculpture  accepted                     

2017 – National Juried, Back to the Garden Exhibit, “Rosewood with Wren”
            Ciel Gallery, Charlotte, NC

2017 - Arts in the Mill accepted into arts festival held in refurbished Cotton Mill

2017 - National Juried, Gimme Shelter, “Finding Home”
           Ciel Gallery, Charlotte, North Carolina.

2016 - National Juried Fine Arts Craft Exhibition, “Vision in the Drapery”
           Hilton Head, South Carolina

2016 - Accepted into Works in Wood Exhibition, “Dream Changer”,
           New Hope Arts Center, New Hope, Pennsylvania.

2016  - Accepted into the 16th Annual Indoor Sculpture Exhibition,

            "Vision in  the Drapery" and "Vase 'Scape" sculptures,  New Hope Arts  Center,
           New Hope, Pennsylvania, USA

2015 - Accepted into Works in Wood Exhibition, New Hope Arts Center,  

            New Hope, Pennsylvania, USA 

2015 - First Honorable Mention - Abstract Dimensions, Fayetteville Arts Council in   

           collaboration with the Ellington-White Community Development Corporation,

           Fayetteville, North Carolina      

2015 - Reflective Hearts Exhibition, featured artist along with Miriam Durkin, Ciel Gallery, 

            Charlotte, North Carolina, USA

2014 - Hanging Sculpture Award - Works in Wood Exhibition, at the New Hope Arts Center,

            New Hope, Pennsylvania, USA 

2014 - Best in Show award for 'Looking Up' at the Ciel Gallery's Tree Party Show 

            Juror: Andy Braitman, Charlotte, North Carolina.

2014 - First Place award for ' Reflected Vines' at  the Ciel Gallery's Back to the Garden 

           Show, Juror, Carla Hanzal.  Charlotte, North Carolina.  

2014 - 'Deep Scape' accepted into New Hope Arts Center, Artbridge Show, 

            New Hope, Pennsylvania,

2013 - Accepted by jury into Ciel Gallery Collective, South End Charlotte, North Carolina.

2012 - Accepted into the Crossnore Fine Art Gallery in North Carolina

2011 - First Prize, Painting, also Third Prize, Mixed Media, Mint Hill Arts Summer Show. 

           Mint Hill, North Carolina  Judge, Kathy Rorie.

2007 - Recruited as the figurative, portrait artist for the Fat Cat Ltd, Art and Fine Craft 

             Gallery in Greensboro, North Carolina.

2004 - Won Best of Show in painting at the Matthews Alive Festival in North Carolina.

2004 - One of three artists to start the 'Artists of Matthews' group that eventually became 

             The Matthews Art Guild.

2004 - 'April, let's go to the beach' won Best of Show in The Summer Exhibit,
            Broward Art Guild in Fort Lauderdale, Florida - Judge: Robert Gross, 

             Curator for Old Davie School Museum

2003 - Exhibition, lecture, discussion and slide presentation; 'The Artist Talks, Inspiration 

             and Creation' at the North Regional/Broward County Community Library, 

             in Coconut Creek, Florida.

2003 - Chosen to paint murals in 16 resident rooms at Fort Lauderdale Health and Rehab
           Center - Stimulating their memories and interests while respecting their privacy.

2002 - 'Happy Game' Second Place Award at the 52nd Anniversary Exhibition - Broward Art
            Guild, Judge: Larry Clemmons.

2002 - 'Courage, Strength, Tenderness' Best in Show, Painting Critique/Competition/Exhibit,
            Judge: David Maxwell.

2001 - Commissioned to create large-scale murals in Fort Lauderdale Health and 

           Rehabilitation Center, starting the 'Art on Walls' project - 

           Dedicated to involving people living in institutions in the creative process.