Resume

Education:

Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri, M.F.A.; 1978 (Painting/Multi-Media)
Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, M.A.; 1976 (Art History)
University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Tennessee, B.F.A. Honors; 1971 (Painting)


Selected Solo Exhibitions:
• Pattern Play: exploring process and collaboration through drawing, Clifford Gallery, Colgate University, Hamilton, New York; 2013-14
• TAPESTRY Suite: Seven Digital Drawings by Creighton Michael, Fine Arts Gallery, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN; 2013
• TAPESTRY, Gallery 817, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA; 2011
• MOTIF: Recent Paintings, G Gallery, Houston, TX; 2011
• Tangible Marking: The Dimensional Drawings of Creighton Michael, Esther Massry Gallery, The College of Saint Rose,Albany, NY: 2010-11
• VIVID: New Paintings, Galerie Egelund, Copenhagen, Denmark; 2009
• CURSIVE, Belger Arts Center, Kansas City, MO; 2008
• Lesley Heller Gallery, New York City; 2008
• SQUIGGLElinear: Paintings and Installation Works, Center for the Arts, Towson University; Baltimore, MD; 2007 travels to the Delaware Center for the Contemporary Arts, Wilmington, DE; 2008
• WAVElengths: The Drawings of Creighton Michael, Hafnarborg, Hafnarfjördur; Start Art, Reykjavík, Iceland; 2008
• PLANE DRAWING, Martin Art Gallery, Muhlenberg College, Allentown, PA; 2008
• Graphite: Drawings and Installation Works, Robischon Gallery, Denver, CO; 2006
• Paintings: Creighton Michael, Galerie Egelund, Copenhagen, Denmark; 2006
• Intersection: Works by Creighton Michael, The Arts Center, St. Petersburg, FL; 2006
• VantagePoint IV Creighton Michael: Patterns of Perception, Mint Museums, Charlotte, N.C.; 2005
• Creighton Michael: Dialects of Line; selected works 1985-2003, Collaborative Concepts Beacon, NY; 2003 (includes a collaborative installation with composer, John Morton)
• Articulated Spaces: Paintings by Creighton Michael, University of Richmond Museums, Richmond, VA.;2003
• Mark To Multiple, The von Liebig Art Center, Naples, FL; 2003
• Robischon Gallery, Denver, CO; 2003,1999, 1997, 1994, 1992, 1990
• Haiku/Innuendo: Paintings by Creighton Michael, Neuberger Museum of Art, Purchase, NY.; 2001
• Stitch: Works by Creighton Michael (1976-1999), Freedman Gallery, Albright College, Reading, PA; 2001
• Visual Matrix: Paintings/Drawings (1997-1999), Elmhurst Art Museum, Elmhurst, IL; 2000
• Kim Foster Gallery, NYC; 1999, 1997, 1996, 1995
• Reynolds Gallery, Richmond, VA; 1999
• Galerie Trois Points, Montreal Canada; 1999
• Markings: Works by Creighton Michael 1985-1997, Birke Art Gallery, Marshall University, Huntington, West Virginia; 1998
• Creighton Michael: Painting (1995-1998), The Queens Museum of Art at Bulova Center, Queens, NY; 1998
• Creighton Michael: Marks and Metaphor/Drawings (1990-1995), Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN; 1996
• Creighton Michael: Landscape, Katonah Museum of Art, Katonah, NY; 1994
• New Sculpture and Drawings, Littlejohn Contemporary, NYC; 1992
• Drawing Sculpture, San Antonio Art Institute, San Antonio, TX; 1992
• Creighton Michael: Constructions 1990, Ruth Siegel Gallery, NYC; 1991
• Pence Gallery, Santa Monica, CA; 1990, 1988
• Haines Gallery, San Francisco, CA; 1990


Selected Group Exhibitions:

• VERGE: Pinkney Herbert / Creighton Michael, Fox Gallery, NYC; 2013 (brochure)
• Piet and Ida Sanders: A Life with Art, Stedelijk Museum Schiedam, Schiedam, The Netherlands: 2012
• Close Relations and a Few Black Sheep, Weatherspoon Art Museum, University of North Carolina at Greensboro; 2012
• Dimensions Variable, Waterhouse and Dodd Contemporary, NYC, 2012
• ABSTRACTION to the Power of Infinity, Crane Arts, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; 2011
• American Abstract Artists, OK Harris, New York, NewYork; 2011
• American Abstract Artists International 75th Anniversary, Galerie oqbo and the Deutsche Künstlerbund, Berlin, Germany; 2011
• Splendor of Dynamic Structure: Celebrating 75 Years of the American Abstract Artists, Herbert F. Johnson Museum, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York; 2011
• FILAMENT: The work of Bill FitzGibbons and Creighton Michael, Ewing Gallery, University of Tennnessee, Knoxville, TN; 2010
• EXPANSION, Robischon Gallery, Denver, CO; 2010
• American Abstract Artists International, The Aragonese Castle of Otranto, Otranto, Italy; 2010
• Constructed Visions, Woodmere Art Museum, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; 2010
• Six Centuries of Drawing: A Selection from the Vanderbilt University Fine Arts Gallery's Collection, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN; 2010
• Beneath The Surface: Excavating the Belger Collection, Belger Arts Center, Kansas City, MO; 2010
• Surface Tension: Pattern, Texture, and Rhythm in Art from the Collection, University of Richmond Museums, Richmond, VA; 2010
• SCAVENGERS, David Winton Bell Gallery, Brown University, Providence, RI; 2009
• Leaded: The Materiality and Metamorphosis of Graphite, University of Richmond Museums, Richmond, VA; 2007 travels until 2009
• Monumental Drawings, Blue Star Contemporary Art Center, San Antonio, TX; 2007 (Barbara MacAdam, curator)
• Cursive, Artist Commune, Hong Kong, China; 2007
• EELight, a collaboration with Bill FitzGibbons, The LAB, New York City; 2006
• GRID: Process and Structure, Kreft Gallery, Concordia University, Ann Arbor, MI; 2006,travels to Wooster Arts Space, NYC; 2007
• SENSi/aBLE SPACES: Space, Art and the Environment, University of Iceland, Reykjavík, Iceland; 2006
• PAGES, I Space, University of Illinois, College of Fine and Applied Arts, Chicago, IL; 2005 (organized by Buzz Spector)
• Optical Simulations, Yellow Bird Gallery, Newburgh, NY; 2005
• IDEAL: Selections from the American Abstract Artists, Metaphor Contemporary Art, Brooklyn, N Y; 2005
• In Line, Rockland Center for the Arts, West Nyack, NY; 2005
• CURSIVE, Tenri Cultural Institute of New York, NYC; 2005
• Dimensional Line, Munson-Willams-Proctor Institute Museum of Art, Utica, NY; 2004
• Synthesis: Experiments in Collaboration, Grossman Gallery, Lafayette College, Easton, PA; 2003; Axel Raben Gallery, New York City; 2004
• The Essence of Line, Concordia Gallery, Concordia College, Bronxville, NY; 2004
• Art in Embassies Exhibition, Zagreb, Croatia; 2003-2006
• Art in Embassies Exhibition, Nicosia, Cyprus; 1999-2002
• Body Language, Islip Art Museum, East Islip, NY; 2002
• Outside In, Arvada Center for the Art and Humanities, Arvada, Co; 2002
• Body Work, The Workspace, NYC; 2001
• Act of Drawing, Tompkins College Center Gallery, Cedar Crest College, Allentown, PA; 2001
• Lines, Kiang Gallery, Atlanta, GA; 2001
• Another Story Altogether: Abstraction in Painting Today, Castle Gallery, College of New Rochelle, NY; 2000
• End Papers: 1890-1900 and 1990-2000. Neuberger Museum of Art, Purchase, NY; 2000
• Abstraction, Robert Kidd Gallery, Birmingham, MI; 1999
• Selected Works From The New York Collection, Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY; 1999
• A View To The Future: Recent Acquisitions, David Winton Bell Gallery, Brown University, Providence, RI; 1994
• 1994 National Drawing Invitational, Arkansas Art Center, Little Rock, AR; 1994
• Art on Paper, Weatherspoon Art Gallery, University of North Carolina, Greensboro, NC; 1993
• First Sightings: Recent Modern and Contemporary Acquisitions, Denver Art Museum, Denver CO; 1993

Curatorial, Film and Video Projects

• PENCIL PUSHED : Exploring Process and Boundaries in Drawing, The Ewing and Downtown galleries, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Tennessee, 2012
• INTERSECTION, an installation by Pat Badt and Scott Sherk, The LAB Gallery, New York, New York; 2012 (video)
• BREATH OF WATER, an installation by Carol Mickett and Robert Stackhouse, The LAB Gallery, New York, New York;
2012 (video)
• SPLIT INFINITIVE: The work of Joel Carreiro and Brian Wood, Hudson Opera House, Hudson, New York, 2012
• Ö N D V E G I S S Ú L U R - POEM OF LIGHT, Frank Cantor, filmmaker; 2011
• WHITE TAPESTRY: a film drawing, in collaboration with Paninat Roper; 2011 (video)
• BLACK TAPESTRY: a film drawing, in collaboration with Paninat Roper; 2011 (video)
• TAPESTRY, a film with Paninat Roper, 2010 (video)
•Without a Name, a performance by Veronica Peña, The LAB Gallery, New York, New York; December; 2010 (video)
• FILAMENT: The work of Bill FitzGibbons and Creighton Michael, Paninat Roper editor; 2010 (video)
• BUILT: Sculptural Trends in Clay, work by Nikolai Grinchenko, Marc Leuthold, Ian Meares and Jeffrey Mongrain,
OSilas Gallery at Concordia College, Bronxville, New York; October-December, 2008 (brochure)
• HORIZONS: The Art of Steinunn Thórarinsdóttir, Frank Cantor, filmmaker; 2007
• HORIZONS: Steinunn Thórarinsdóttir, Katonah museum of Art, Katonah, New York; 2007 travels to Dixon Gallery and Gardens, Memphis, Tennessee, 2008; San Antonio Botanical Gardens in collaboration with Blue Star Contemporary Art Center, San Antonio, Texas, 2008-2009; Nathan Manilow Sculpture Park, Governor's State University, University Park, Illinois, 2009-2010; Martin Art Gallery, Muhlenberg College, Allentown, Pennsylvania, 2010; Georgia Museum of Art, Athens, Georgia 2010-11; Knoxville Museum of Art in partnership with the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Tennessee, 2012; Birmingham Museum of Art, Birmingham, Alabama; 2013-14 (brochures and film)
• TransHudson Project: The Cultural Landscape, Pelham Art Center, Rockland Center for the Arts, and Rye Arts Center, New York; September -November, 2006 (catalogue)
• Steinunn Thórarinsdóttir, The LAB Gallery, New York, New York; 2005 (video)


Selected Teaching:

• Visiting Assistant Professor, Hunter College, New York, New York, 2005-2013
• Visiting Artist, Colgate University, Hamilton, NY; 2013
• Visiting Artist, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; 2011(lecture)
• Visiting Artist, The College of Saint Rose, Albany, New York: 2010-11 (lecture and music performance)
• Visiting Artist, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Tennessee; 2010 (lecture)
• Visiting Artist, Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah, Georgia; 2010 (lecture)
• Visiting Artist, Montclair State University, Montclair, New Jersey; 2009 (lecture)
• Visiting Artist, Memorial Art Gallery University of Rochester, New York; 2009 (lecture)
• Visiting Artist, Muhlenberg College, Allentown, Pennsylvania; 2008, 1999, 1991,1986 (lecture/critic)
• Visiting Artist, Towson University, Baltimore, Maryland; 2007 (lecture)
• The Arts Center, St. Petersburg, Florida, 2005 (workshop)
• Adjunct Faculty, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI; 2004, 1986-1997 (drawing, 2-D design, 3-D design)
• Visiting Artist, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA; 2003 (critic) 1999 (workshop), 1991 (lecture)
• Visiting Lecturer, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ; 2003 (adv. sculpture), 2001, 2000, 1998 (drawing)
• Visiting Artist, University of Richmond, VA; 2003 (lecture),
• Visiting Artist, Anderson Ranch Art Center, Aspen, Colorado; 2003 (painting)
• Visiting Artist, Albright College, Reading, Pennsylvania; 2002, 2001 (lecture/critic)
• Visiting Artist, Purchase College, SUNY, Purchase, NY; 2001 (drawing) 1988 (sculpture)
• Visiting Artist, Marshall University, Huntington, West Virginia: 1998 (lecture)
• Visiting Artist, Haverford College, Haverford, PA; 1997, 1993 (lecture)
• Critic, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA; 1995-1996
• Visiting Artist, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI; 1991, 1986 (lecture)
• Visiting Professor of Painting, SUNY, Buffalo, NY; 1985 (painting)


Selected Distinctions:

• Board of Directors, International Sculpture Center, since 2010-13
• Accomplished Alumni Award, University of Tennessee; 2010
• Embassy of the United States of America, Reykjavík, Iceland exhibition grant; 2008
• Golden Foundation for the Arts Award; 2000 (painting)
• MidAtlantic Arts Foundation Finalist; 1998 (painting)
• Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation Nominee; 1988 (sculpture)
• New York Foundation for the Arts Fellowship, (sculpture); 1987
• Pollock- Krasner Foundation Grant; 1985
• Edward Albee Foundation Fellowship; 1985

Selected Collections:

Akron Art Museum
Allen Memorial Museum, Oberlin College
American Express
Art in Embassies Collection, Department of State, Washington, DC
AT&T
Edward Albee
Brauer Museum of Art, Valparaiso University, Valparaiso Indiana
The Brooklyn Museum
The John and Maxine Belger Family Foundation
David Winton Bell Gallery, Brown University
Denver Art Museum
Hafnarborg Institute of Culture and Fine Art, Hafnarfjördur, Iceland
High Museum of Art
Werner H. Kramarsky
Markel Service, Inc., Richmond, Virginia
The McNay Art Museum, San Antonio, Texas
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Meeschaert USA, New York and Paris
Mint Museums of Art, Charlotte, North Carolina
Munson-Williams-Proctor Institute Museum of Art
Museum of Modern Art, New York
National Gallery Art, Washington, D.C.
Neuberger Museum of Art
New York Public Library
New York University
Ogden Museum of Southern Art, New Orleans, Louisiana
Pfizer, Inc
The Phillips Collection, Washington, D.C.
Progressive Corporation
Prudential
R.I.S.D Museum of Art
University of Richmond Museums
Vanderbilt University
Weatherspoon Art Gallery, UNC Greensboro
Yellowstone Art Museum, Billings, Montana

 

 

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