Spring 2016 Solo Show

Lecture: March 28th, 5-6pm
Reception: March 28th, 6-8pm

I exhibited my painting "Surface" at the Carrack Modern Art in Durham, NC from
Jan 15 - 23, 2016 for a short community show.

Fall 2015 courses offered at the Cary NC Arts Center

Intro Watercolor
Thursdays 7pm - 9:30pm
October 1 - 22, 2015

Continuing Watercolor
Tuesdays and Thursdays 7pm - 9:30pm
Oct 27 - Nov 5, 2015

Intro Drawing
Tuesdays and Thursdays 7pm - 9:30pm
Nov 10 - 19, 2015

Continuing Watercolor
Tuesdays and Thursdays 7pm - 9:30pm
Dec 1 - 15, 2015 (No class Dec 10)

To view class catalogue, click here and then click "Visual Art Classes..."

Summer 2015 Shows

Visual Arts Exchange, Raleigh, NC.
July 3 - 30, 2015

The Carrack Modern Art, Durham, NC.
June 16 – 20, 2015

Faculty Show
Cary Arts Center, Cary, NC.
June 3 – July 20, 2015

Upcoming Courses Spring 2015

Bascom Arts Center
Screenprinting, Summer 2015, Dates TBA

Carrboro Arts Center
Intro Oil Painting, Mondays, Jan 26 - Mar 9,  6:30-9:30pm
Classical Realism Painting, Mondays, Mar 30 - May 4,  6:30-9:30pm
Click course titles above for more course info.

Cary Arts Center 
Intro Drawing, Tues/Thurs, Feb 3-19,  7:00-9:30pm
Intro Watercolor, Tues/Thurs, Mar 3-19,  7:00-9:30pm
Screenprinting (ages 11-16), Sat, Mar 7,  9am-4pm
Screenprinting (ages 11-16), Tues/Thurs, May 5-14,  6:30-8:30pm
To view class catalogue, click here and then click "Visual Art Classes..."

Art for the Masses

UNCW Warwick Center
Wilmington, NC
Nov 22, 2014.  10 - 5pm

Los Angeles Show

Snap to Grid
LACDA (Los Angeles Center for Digital Art)
Dec 11, 2014 - Jan 3, 2015

Oil Painting Course

I am looking forward to teaching this Oil Painting course at the The ArtsCenter in Carrboro, NC. If interested, it is Mondays from 6:30-9:30pm, Sept 15 - Oct 27.
Below is a link for more info:

T-Shirt Invasion Screenprinting Course

I'm teaching a screenprinting course for ages 11+ on Aug 8 and 9th, 2014 from 1-4pm at the Bascom Arts Center in Highlands, NC. Follow the link for more details on the course and how to register:

Watercolor Course


I'm happy to announce that from July 26 - Aug 25, 2014 I'm teaching a course on watercolor at the Carrboro Arts Center. Love this place.
Above is a study of the Caravaggio piece "Supper at Emmaus" that I painted in watercolor.
Anywho, follow the link below for more details on the course.

The Bascom Arts Center

The Bascom Arts Center, Highlands, NC
Group Exhibition
Jan 18 - Apr 13,  2014

Beep Beep Gallery, Atlanta, GA

Reception: 7 - 10pm, Jan 11, 2014.

The Carrack Modern Art

The Carrack Modern Art, Durham, NC
Group Exhibition
Dec 17 - 21, 2013

Carrboro Arts Center Group Exhibition

Solo Show at William King Museum

Gearing up for the solo at William King Museum

Praises of a Dead Horse
Solo Exhibition
William King Museum
Abingdon, VA

Sept 5 - 29, 2013
Reception: Sept 5 from 6-8pm

New Facebook Fan Page

I finally gave in and started a facebook fan page. Click here to visit.

Empty Lighthouse Feature

Michael's work was featured in Empty Lighthouse online arts magazine. Click here to view.

The Bascom Arts Center

Group Exhibition
When: Mar 1 - Apr 30, 2013
Where: The Bascom Center for Visual Arts, Highlands, NC
Reception: Mar 1

Durham, NC Pop Up Show

Group Exhibition
When: Dec 14 and 15, 2012
Where: The Carrack Modern Art, Durham, NC
Reception: Dec 14 from 7-10

Carrboro Art Center Group Show