James English Leary lives in New York City and works as an artist, filmmaker and teacher. He is a founding member of The Bruce High Quality Foundation and the Foundation’s free university, BHQFU. In 2010 his works were included at the Whitney Biennal and the Greater New York Show at MoMA PS1. Leary's recent solo exhibitions include Simgaleria, Curitiba, Brazil, 2017; Family Romance, Galeria Leyendecker, Tenerife, 2016, Lady Chatterley´s Lovers Lovers, Four A.M., New York, 2016 and Triple Motherfucker, Vito Schnabel Projects, New York City, 2015. He is the recipient of a 2015 Tiffany Foundation Award.