New Jersey is my muse, but we have an open relationship.

About Me

artist, curator & non-profit administrator         Westfield, New Jersey

Curator/Juror: Chashama, Monmouth Museum, Gallery 14, Village West Gallery, The Pingry School, Pro Arts Jersey City

Board of Directors, Pro Arts Jersey City  2015-present

Co-President, Pro Arts Jersey City  2017-2020

President, Westfield Art Association. 2014-2019

past Chair, Professional Development, Pro Arts Jersey City

past Exhibitions Committee, New Jersey Photo Forum

Brief Bio

As an artist, Michael's large-scale photographic compositions have been widely exhibited both nationally and internationally and his work is included in many private collections. He gives frequent talks on his artwork to universities and arts organizations in New York City and throughout New Jersey.

As President of both Pro Arts Jersey City and the Westfield Art Association, Michael has since 2014 provided support, educational opportunities, and exposure to hundreds of visual artists throughout NewJersey. For his non-profit work, Michael was recognized with the 2019 Leadership Award from the Jersey City Arts Council. Michael has curated and juried national, state, and local exhibitions for organizations across the state. 

Selected Juried Exhibitions

Morris Museum  Morristown, NJ

George Billis Gallery  New York, NY

Gallery Kayafas  Boston, MA

Mana Contemporary  Jersey City, NJ

Griffin Museum of Photography  Winchester, MA

Mishkin Gallery  NewYork, NY

MoNA, the Museum of New Art  Detroit, MI

CICA Museum of Contemporary Art  Seoul, South Korea

George Segal Gallery  Montclair, NJ

Brooklyn Waterfront Arts Coalition  Brooklyn, NY

PhotoPlace Gallery  Middlebury, VT

Emerge Gallery  Saugerties, NY       

Art Fair Booths

Aqua Art Miami, Miami Beach, FL

Art Fair 14C  Jersey City, NJ

Interested In

exhibition opportunities, gallery representation, book and editorial projects

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