“Opacity, clarity, gravity, and air are wed in Quesenberry’s construction such that the impulse to touch, to know, is tempered by a desire to celebrate uncertainty and honor illusion with a fascination equal to, and perhaps exceeding, the urge to know conclusively.”
– Joe Manning, 2015
Letitia Quesenberry explores obscurity to investigate memory and perception. She has had solo exhibitions at Pieter PASD, Los Angeles; Rockford University; Deborah Berke Partners, New York; and Smack Mellon, Brooklyn. Her work has also been included in exhibitions at Ryan Lee Gallery, New York; KMAC, Louisville; Pierogi Gallery, New York; Rare Gallery, New York; the Speed Art Museum, Louisville. Large-scale commissions include scenic design for two productions by the Louisville Ballet. Quesenberry is the recipient of the Efroymson Contemporary Arts Fellowship (2008), Great Meadows Foundation Artists Professional Development Grant (2018/2016), and Kentucky Arts Council Al Smith Fellowship (2004). She received a BFA from the University of Cincinnati and lives in Louisville KY.