Born in Dublin, Louise Leonard studied at the National College of Art and Design, Dublin, graduating with a BA in Visual Communication in 1983.
She joined Graphic Studio Dublin in 2004 and since then has consistently exhibited with Graphic Studio Gallery. The Graphic Studio Dublin 2011 Sponsors’ Portfolio features Louise Leonard’s work.
She has exhibited with the RHA and the RUA. Leonard’s work is held in many public collections including the Bar Council of Ireland, OPW, Beaumont Hospital Dublin, The Bon Secours Hospital Dublin, and Behaviour & Attitudes, and private collections in Ireland, UK, France, Austria, Spain, Poland, Crete, USA, Canada and Chile.