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Leigha Stiles

Leigha Stiles (b. 1996 Pembroke, Ontario) is a multi-disciplinary artist working primarily in printmaking and new-media focusing on clothing design. Stiles is currently a BFA (Honours) candidate at Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario. She is the co-chair for the BFA graduating class exhibition. Her work explores themes of female sexuality, the representation of the body, and innovations into new forms and mediums within clothing. She has designed for multiple fashion shows including The Vogue Charity Fashion Show (2016, 2017, 2018) and Project Red (2017, 2018) which influenced her artistic practice. Her work has been exhibited in different venues including Union Gallery in 2016 and 2017, the Print Pulse 30: Travelling Exhibition, Cezanne’s Closet fundraising event and the Undergraduate Review. In 2015, she was awarded the William and Patricia Sheets Memorial Bursary as well as the Gerald Finely Bursary in Fine Art. More of her work is visible and available for purchase through: stylebystiles.com

Email: leigha.stiles@queensu.ca

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