Leonie Bradbury, Ph.D. is an art historian, scholar and curator of contemporary art. She is the Director of Art and Creative Initiatives at HUBweek, a Boston-based innovation festival that explores intersections of art, science, and technology and their social impact.
Bradbury has curated over a hundred exhibitions of contemporary art that explore wide-ranging topics ranging from formal issues to more conceptual topics including feminism, biotechnology and data networks. Many of her projects provide critical and social commentary through the lens of art. She has showcased the works of many well-known artists including Jenny Holzer, Julie Mehretu, Matthew Ritchie and Wangechi Mutu. She is passionate about creating platforms for artists to share their work and ideas and believes artworks generate their own theories.