1976 Master of Fine Arts, Rutgers University, New Jerey
 
1974 Bachelor of Arts with Honors in Art, University of California, Santa Cruz, California
 
1962 State Art Scholarship, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, New York
 


1998 Academic Mace, (3 feet), Bronze, wood, glass;
California State University, Monterey Bay, Seaside, CA
 
1996 "Eurasia", (4 feet), Bronze;
Dr. Robert Matlack, Santa Cruz, CA
 
1996 "Buddha", (11 feet), Bronze;
Land of Medicine Buddha, Soquel, CA
 
1995 "Ibex" (7 feet), Bronze & marble;
Nickelson residence, Santa Cruz, CA
 
1994 "Santa Cruz II" (3 feet), Bronze;
Office of Dr. Karl Brose, Santa Cruz, CA
 
1994 "Corrente II" (5 feet), Concrete;
LaBerge residence, Santa Cruz, CA
 
1993 "Corrente", (5 feet), Stainless Steel;
Books residence, Pasatiempo, CA
 
1991 Stainless Steel Sculpture (12 feet), Red Tree Properties. Three locations in Industrial Parks in Monterey, Santa Cruz, and Fresno, CA
 
1989 "Pietra Santa", Marble figure (7 feet);
MacFarlane residence, Los Gatos, CA
 
1989 "Figura", Bronze Garden Sculpture (7 feet);
Home of Tom Rees, Scotts Valley, CA
 
1989 "Dolce Amore", Bronze Garden Scuplture (7 feet);
25th Anniversary piece for Bob & Bonnie Bernardi,
Scotts Valley, CA
 
1984 "Changing of the Guard", bronze, (7 feet);
Santa Cruz City Hall, Santa Cruz, CA
 
1984 "Worth Brown Memorial", Bronze relief (3x2 feet);
Santa Cruz Yacht Club, Santa Cruz, CA
 
1984 "Commemorative Shovel", Bronze & Rosewood (4 feet);
Dedication piece for Elena Baskin Visual Arts Studios,
University of California, Santa Cruz
 
1982 "Primavera", Stainless Steel Fountain, (12x18 feet);
InterDesign, Scotts Valley, CA
 
1981 "Ibex", Bronze (16 feet);
HUD project, Mountain View, CA
 
1981 "Muse", Bronze Bell;
Dedication for Benjamin F. Porter College,
University of California, Santa Cruz, CA
 


 
  • Harvey & Judy Nickelson, Santa Cruz, CA
  • Frank & Rita Abbate, Paris, France
  • Gary Garmann Architect, Inc., Santa Cruz, CA
  • Jack Baskin, Santa Cruz, CA
  • Richard & Mary Solari, Aptos, CA
  • Scott & Kathy Daly, Santa Cruz, CA
  • Shinichi Shimizu, Kobe, Japan
  • Paola Raffo, Pietra Santa, Italy
  • Robert & Bonnie Bernardi, Scotts Valley, CA
  • Dennis McFarlane, Los Gatos, CA
  • Harold & Persis Hyde, Corralitors
  • Florence DiCicco, Watsonville, CA
  • Ed & Doni Tunheim, Santa Cruz, CA
  • Jeremy & Patti Lezin, Santa Cruz, CA
  • Jean Lerner, Santa Cruz, CA
  • Thomas Rees, Scotts Valley, CA
  • Wayne & Earleen Overend, Aptos, CA
  • Wong Dong Ling, People's republic of China
  • Ed & Linda Musselwhite, Santa Cruz, CA
  • Sam & Lisa Leask, Santa Cruz, CA
  • Bill & Madge Grossman, Santa Cruz, CA

 


1997 Chris Winfield Gallery, Carmel, CA Group Exhibit
 
1991-97 Michaelangelo Sculpture Studios, Santa Cruz, CA Eight Group Exhibitions
 
1995 "Oriental Influence", Cabrillo College Gallery,
Aptos, CA
Group Exhibit
 
1988-90 Artschool Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, CA Group and Solo Exhibitions
 
1987 "Exemplary Contempor'y" Bronze Bell,
Eloise Packard Smith Gallery,
University of California, Santa Cruz, CA
Group Exhibit
 
1985 Sesnon Gallery, University of California,
Santa Cruz, CA
Group Exhibit
 
1984-85 Chancellor's Residence, University of California,
Santa Cruz, CA
Group Exhibit
 
1983 Sesnon Gallery, University of California,
Santa Cruz, CA
Faculty Exhibit
 
1983 Juried Sculpture Competition, Cabrillo College Gallery,
Aptos, CA
Group Exhibit
 
1977 Fountain Competition (1st award);
College V, University of California, Santa Cruz, CA
Group Exhibit
 
1976 Walters Hall Gallery, Douglas College,
Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ
Group Exhibit
 
1976 Lucy Stone Gallery, Livingston College,
Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ
Group Exhibit
 
1975 M.F.A. Candidates, Voorhees Gallery,
Rutgers Unviersity, New Brunswick, NJ
Group Exhibit
 
1975 Sculpture published in New York Times,
December 7, 1975
 
1975 Trenton State Museum, Trenton, NJ Group Exhibit
 
1975 Walters Hall Gallery, Douglas College,
Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ
One Person Exhibit
 
1974 Walters Hall Gallery, Douglas College,
Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ
Two Person Exhibit
 
1974 Sesnon Gallery, Porter College, University of California,
Santa Cruz, CA
Juried Exhibit
 
1974 Bank of America, Santa Cruz, CA Solo Exhibit
 
1974 Bridge Gallery, University of California,
Santa Cruz, CA
Solo Exhibit
 
1974-78
Sculpture Exhibit, "Eight Pieces", Outdoor Installation, University of California, Santa Cruz, CA
 


1994-98 Sculpture Workshops, UCSC Extension, Santa Cruz
  • Sculpture materials and Methods
  • Clay Sculpture
  • Sculpture in Wax
  • Stone Carving Intensive Course
  • Figure Drawing
   
1989-98 Owner, Michaelangelo Sculpture Studio, Santa Cruz
 
  • Teach stone carving, sculpture, and drawing classes
  • Developed art studio spaces and lease to fifteen artists
  • Maintain productive working environment
  • Organize exhibitions biannually, involving twenty artists
  • Sales of sculpture equipment and marble purchased in Carrara, Italy
   
1993 Stone carving Workshop, UCSC Extension Program, Santa Cruz, CA
    Two week intensive program in carving alabaster and marble
   
1990-92 Design and Execution of Marble Commissions, Pietra Santa, Italy
    Selection of stone from quarries and stone carving tools
   
1986-89 Director, Artschool Santa Cruz, CA
 
  • Directed private art school for adults and youth
  • Managed adult program for 100 adult students
  • Supervised twelve instructors
  • Taught drawing, sculpture, stone carving, and figure modeling
   
1980-85 Associate in Art, Summer Session, University of California, Santa Cruz, CA
    Taught various sculpture and drawing courses
   
1984 Clay sculpture workshop, Foothill College, Sunnyvale, CA
   
1984 Wax figure sculpture workshop, UC Extension, Santa Cruz, CA
   
1979-82 Lecturer in Art, University of California Santa Cruz, CA
    Instructed sculpture courses in bronze-casting, metal fabrication, stone carving, and clay figure modeling
   
1978-86 Foundry Technician, University of California, Santa Cruz, CA
 
  • Supervised and instructed in sculpture studios
  • Included bronze casting procedures, use of tools, and techniques of the foundry and metal fabrication
   
1976-78 Foundry advisor, Koch Foundry, Scotts Valley, CA
    Supervised technical development of newly built foundry
   
1976-78 Art Instructor/Drawing, Cabrillo College Community Education
    Taught drawing classes, beginning and intermediate
   
1975-76 Art Instructor/Drawing, Rutgers University
    Taught introduction to elements of form
   
1975-76 Foundry Coordinator/Bronze Casting, Livingston College, Rutgers University
 
  • Instructed in casting techniques using lost-wax process
  • Included construction of casting facilities
   
1975 Assistant to the curator, Voorhees Art Gallery, Rutgers University
    Assisted in installation of exhibits: Japonisme show, Goya etchings and contemporary photography
   
1975-76 Art Instructor/Sculpture, Tools and Techniques, Rutgers University
    Instructed in materials, safety, and 3-D form


Available upon request.

 

Michaelangelo Studio
1111 River St.
Santa Cruz, CA 95060

Phone: (831) 426-5500
Email:  info@michaelangelostudios.com