Works
Bio
Press
Curicullum Vitae
 
Michelle Larae Swayne, born Paris (TN), USA
michelleswayne@yahoo.com

Education
New York Academy of Art, New York, (NY), US, 2002-2003 MFA
San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco (CA), US, 1991-1995 BFA

Fellowships
2003
The University of Oxford, Oxford UK, Ruskin School of Drawing, Research Fellow on Scholarship, Gross Anatomy
1999
Arizona Commission on the Arts, Fellow, Phoenix (AZ), US
1998
Arizona Commission on the Arts, Fellow, Phoenix (AZ), US
1997
Arizona Commission on the Arts, Fellow, Phoenix (AZ), US

Awards
2002
New York Academy of Art, New York, (NY), Tuition Scholarship (2002-03)
1999
PEACE Grant, Governor?s Office, Phoenix (AZ), US
1999
Best Public Sculpture Garden, Arizona Commission on the Arts, Jardin de la Gente, Phoenix (AZ), US
1998
Governor?s Award, Phoenix (AZ), US
1998
Grand Street Art Commission Recipient, Phoenix (AZ), US
1995
San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco (CA), SFAI Travel Scholarship, Concentration: Arts of Asia

 
Exhibitions
 
2007
National Gallery, Jakarta, Indonesia, Abstract Artists in Indonesia (upcoming November 2007)
2007
Gaya Art Space, Bali, Indonesia, solo exhibition "Yellow, But Not The Sun."
2007
Wilkinson Hall, New York (NY), US, curated by Eric Fischl, Jenny Saville and Vincent Desiderio, ?Summer Salon?
2006
Roq La Rue Gallery, Seattle (WA), US, ?Undertow 2?
2006
Aidan Savoy Gallery, New York (NY), US, ?Undertow?
2005
N 7th Gallery, Brooklyn (NY), US, solo exhibition, ?Monsters?
2004
Grandparents Avenue, Williamsburg, Brooklyn (NY), US, ?Bomb Shelter,? Collaborative performance
2003
St Edmund?s Hall, Oxford University, Oxford UK, ?Drawing for Now?
2003
Wilkinson Hall, New York (NY), US, ?One Year?
2003
Artist?s Space, New York (NY), ?Night of 1,000 Drawings?
2002
Amsouth, Paris (TN), US, ?Locals?
2000
David Hardy, Oakland (CA), US, ?10 painters?
1999
?Noorwijk Schilder Festival,? Noordwijk, NL
1999
Metropophobobia, Phoenix (AZ), US, ?Sometimes, You Are to Me, Beautiful?
1999
Jardin de la Gente, Phoenix (AZ), US, ?Summer Tunnels,? sculptures
1999
Stop ?n Look, Phoenix (AZ), US, ?How to Build a City Center?
1999
Metropophobobia , Phoenix (AZ), US, ?Three in a Field?
1998
The Ice House, Phoenix (AZ), US, ?Boxes with Gerald?
1998
Art Detour, Phoenix (AZ), US, ?1218 Monroe, 1997-8?
1997
Slice, Phoenix (AZ), US, ?What a Pretty Breast?
1996
Diego Rivera Gallery, San Francisco (CA), US, ?3,? three person show
1995
Diego Rivera Gallery, San Francisco (CA), US, ?Bugs?

 
Others

Public Works

2003-2005
Commissioned Public Painted Works in New York (NY), US
2005
PS 83, Queens (NY), ?Please Me,? Color Installation Mural
2004
PS 51, Queens (NY), ?Juggle Your Flower,? Mural
2003
PS 79, Brooklyn (NY), ?Coney Ha Ha,? Mural
2003
PS 71, Queens (NY), ?She Would Be King,? Mural
1999
Jardin de la Gente, Phoenix (AZ), US, ?Summer Tunnels,? sculptures
1994
Chitwan National Park, Chitwan NPL, ?Bamboo Crossing?
1994
Tennessee Valley Authority, Lost Creek (TN), US, ?1,000 Cookies in the Woods?

Recent Press

Harper?s Bazaar, ?Michelle Swayne: The Pull of Asia,? forthcoming December 2007
C-Arts, ?Michelle Swayne: Yellow, But Not The Sun,? forthcoming November 2007
The Beat Magazine, "MICHELLE SWAYNE," October 2007
Suardi Magazine, "Pameran Yellow, But Not The Sun, Sisi Puitik Pada Seni Rupa Michelle Swayne," October 2007
Jakarta Post, "Swayne paints with poetic words, colors," October 2007
Bali Post, "Expresi Rupa dari Mitologi Manusia: Pameran 'Yellow, But Not The Sun' Michelle Swayne, October 2007
Kompas, ?Women Making Art,? March 2007
Radio Republic Indonesia, interview, March 2007
Slovak Spectrum TV, interview, September 2006
Elle Magazine, NL, Viktor Froske, 2004