Awarded a Merit-Based Artists Grant by the Vermont Studio Center to attend
a one month Artist Residency in 2018.
Matrix 16 featured on the cover of Differences: Rereading Beauvoir and Irigaray, to be published by Oxford University Press, fall 2017, edited by Emily Parker and Anne van Leeuwen.
CARFAC BC Feature Artist, March 2016,
featured work: Flux 15.
Flux 1 included in the Vancouver General Hospital permanent collection, 2015.
"Leon Phillips: reclaiming gesture and colour in painting," Vancouver Sun Art Seen, 2013. Featured work: Expand 5.
"Lyotard's Dance of Paint," essay by the artist published by Duke University Press in the international journal Cultural Politics, July 2013. Expand 5 is featured on the cover. Download PDF.