220 Locust Street, 2A
Philadelphia, Pa. 19106



2015                Legend Gallery, Philadelphia, Pa.  December 6-January 8, 2016

                         “Genesis Revealed.”

2014                Lederer Gallery,  SUNY Geneseo, NY. October 24-December 6, 2014

                          “ SkyVisions ”  

2003                Marantz Gallery, West Orange, NJ

                          “Nature/Spirit Spirit/Nature.”

l986                 Macy Gallery, Columbia University, New York City.


l985                 Union Theological Seminary, New York City.

                        “The Genesis Series.”



2016                “Art Unleashed 2016.” Featured Painter. The Palette and the Page Gallery.

                          Elkton, Md. 

2016                “Inner Visions: Jean Blumberg and Susan Leshnoff.”

                         Legend Gallery, Philadelphia.



2017            "Small Worlds."  The Plastic Club, Philadelphia, Pa. 

2017                “21st Invitational Friends of Pleiades.” Pleiades Gallery, New York City.

2016                “Spring Fever.” Invitational Show.  Pleiades Gallery, New York City

2015                “Perpetually Plastic.” Philadelphia Foundation. Philadelphia, Pa.  

2015                “The Great Outdoors.” The Plastic Club, Philadelphia, Pa.

2015                “Eyes Wide Open.” Open Juried Exhibition. Da Vinci Art Alliance, Philadelphia

2015                “Staying Cool.” Da Vinci Art Alliance, Philadelphia, Pa.

2014                “19th Invitational Friends of Pleiades.” Pleiades Gallery, New York City.

2014                “Insprational Artistry.” Fackenthal Pethick Gallery, The Baldwin School, Bryn Mawr, Pa.

2014                “New Members Show.” The Plastic Club, Philadelphia, Pa.

2014                “Friends of Pleiades 18th Invitational.” Pleiades Gallery, New York City.

2013                “Nature Abstracted.”  Center City Artists Collaborative.  Da Vinci Art Alliance, Philadelphia, P Ta.

2013                “Scapes.”  The Plastic Club, Philadelphia, Pa.

2013                “A Taste of Shabbos.”  Old City Jewish Arts Center, Philadelphia, Pa.

2012                “Holy Lives.” Maloney Art Gallery, College of St. Elizabeth, Convent Station, N 

2012                “Summer in the City.” Da Vinci Art Alliance, Philadelphia.             

2012                “Chance Encounters.” Da Vinci Art Alliance, Philadelphia.                       

2012                “City Meets Country.” Philadelphia Sketch Club, Philadelphia.                

2012                “City Meets Country.” Willingboro Art Alliance, Willingboro, NJ                        

2012                16th Friends of Pleiades Group Show, Pleiades Gallery, New York City.    

2009                13th Friends of Pleiades Invitational Show, Pleiades Gallery,   New York Cit          

2008                “University Council for Art Education.” Pleiades Gallery, New York City            

2008                “Art Educators of New Jersey.” James Howe Gallery, Kean University, Union, NJ          

2008                “University Council for Art Education.” Pleiades Gallery, New York City.

2006                12th Friends of Pleiades Invitational Exhibit. Pleiades Gallery, New York City      

2006                New Jersey Watercolor Society Annual Juried Exhibition,  Monmouth Museum, Lincroft, NJ.

2006                “University Council for Art Education.” Pleiades Gallery,  New York City.

2003                “Celebrating the Art Faculty.” Walsh Gallery, Seton Hall University. 

1999                New Jersey Center for the Visual Arts, Summit, NJ Members’ Show



R. Held. “Sky is the Limit for Lerderer  Gallery [sic.].” The Lamron, Oct. 30, 2014.

“Sky Vision Series Looks at Wonder of it All.”

Miller, D. (2011) Da Vinci Art Alliance Then and Now (1931-2011). CreateSpace Independent Publishing, pp. 112-113.



Artful Print, New York City.  (on-line)

Legend Gallery, Philadelphia, Pa.



Columbia University, Ed.D.  Art/ Art Education;

University of the Arts, M.A. Painting/ Art Education.

University of Pennsylvania, B.A. Art History.

                                    Additional Studies

Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, Pa.

Accademia di Belle Arti,Florence, Italy.



l997 - 2015                  Seton Hall University, South Orange, N.J.

                                    2016 Distinguished Professor Emerita in Fine Arts

                                    Professor Emerita (2015)

                                    College of Communication and the Arts

                                    Chair, Dept. of Art, Music and Design (2007-2010)

                                    Associate Professor of Fine Arts (2003 -2014)


l988-97                        Montclair State University,  Upper Montclair, N.J.

                                    College of Fine and Performing Arts

                                    Assistant Professor of Fine Arts (1990-1991; 1992-93). (non-tenure track) Clinical Adjunct Faculty.



l987-92                        Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ.

                                    Lecturer, Jewish Art. .Department of Hebraic Studies.


l982-87                        Essex County College, Newark, N.J.

                                    Adjunct Faculty, Fine Arts


1976-78                       Middlesex County College, Edison, 

                                    Adjunct Faculty. Department of Fine Arts.