Leonardo Pereznieto has exhibited his work in many prominent galleries of cities like Florence, London, Paris, Montecarlo, Frankfurt, New York, Los Angeles, Mexico City, etc. and has delivered over 50 lectures around the world including at the University of Michigan and the Celebrity Centre Florence, Italy.
Some of the prizes he has been awarded are:
Gold Medal: Italy Award for Visual Arts
Premio Firenze, sculpture, Italy
The Mozart Prize for the Arts (sculpture), Nice, France.
Awarded by the International Art Festival, NY, NY.
Bel Art Award (web) Portugal
His work has a life-like quality, which is nevertheless full of imagination and fancy; a delicate sensual touch; a passionate sense of the spirituality of earthly existence.
Leonardo Pereznieto is co-founder of the new cultural movement of postromanticism, together with Professor Claudia Moscovici of the University of Michigan.