A graduate in art from Xavier University with a focus in painting and photography, Leslie- Claire Spillman has worked as a gallerist, curator, and professional photographer in New Orleans for over 16 years. Her work has appeared in group shows in New Orleans, and she has work in the permanent collection of the New Orleans Museum of Art. She works exclusively in portraiture, but is moved by a wide variety of work and seeks to continue connecting artists with exhibition opportunities through her independent curation.