MICHAEL L ROSS

Born 1953 Tucson AZ


Selected Exhibitions

 

2017

  • Dinnerware Artists Today: First Decade. Alumni members group exhibit. Temple Gallery (managed by Etherton Gallery). Jan. 9 – Feb. 24 Tuc. Az.

2011

  • Salon des Refuse’s, (TMA Biennial) Dinnerware Art space, Tucson, Az

2010

  • The Historic Y Gallery Tucson, AZ “Abstract in Tucson” four artist exhibit May 1-30

2007

  • Rancho Linda Vista Gallery, Oracle, AZ exhibit of works on paper, canvass and small sculptures Sept. 9-30.

2005

  • TAG (Tucson Art Group) “Bridges” exchange exhibit in Northampton, UK

2004

  • Dinnerware Contemporary Art Gallery, 25th Anniversary Art Auction, Oct 6-23 Dinnerware Contemporary Art Gallery, Small Works Invitational, June 4-14

2000-2002

  • Tucson Art Group ( TAG ) Traveling Exhibition in conjunction with the Arizona
  • Commission on the Arts and the Pioria Public Library, Peoria, AZ Metaphor: “The Desert” (20 works by 20 artists )
  • Cactus Shadow’s Fine Arts, Cave Creek, AZ
  • Estrella Mountain Community College, Avondale, Az
  • Northland Pioneer College, Show Low, Az

2000

  • Dinnerware at 20. Museum of Contemporary Art: Hazmat Gallery, Tucson, Arizona. March 17, April 8

1994-1999

  • Dinnerware Contemporary Art Gallery, Annual Art Auction Fundraiser # 1-19, Tucson: Arizona.

1993

  • Arizona Biennial, Tucson Museum of Art, Tucson, Arizona. April 16 – July 4

1992

  • Pima College Center for the Art’s Gallery, Alumni Exhibition, Tucson, Arizona.  Oct.6 – Nov. 5
  • Oasis Gallery, Solo Exhibit of Recent Paintings on Paper: Tucson. Arizona. Mar. 7 – April 30

1990

  • Tohono Chul Gallery, ‘Landscape: A Poetic Dialogue’. Solo exhibit of paintings on paper, Tucson: Arizona. July 11 – Aug.2O

1989

  • Dinnerware Contemporary Art Gallery, 10th Annual Alumni Exhibition, Series I Tucson, Arizona. Aug. 1-29

1988

  • Arizona Biennial, Tucson Museum of Art, 0ct.14 – Dec. 4

1982-1983

  • Montana Art Gallery Directors Assoc. Touring Exhibition (Dinnerware Contemporary Art Gallery traveling exhibit sponsored by the Arizona Commission on the Arts)

 R.K. Ralston Museum, Sydney, Montana, Aug,1-30 1983

 Custer County Museum, Miles City, Montana, June 15-July 15 1983.

 Blain County Museum, Chinook, Montana May 1-30, 1983

 Scottsdale Community College Library, Scottsdale, Arizona Feb. 11-Mar,11 1983

 Coconino Center for the Arts, Flagstaff, Arizona. Sept. 17-Nov.7


Selected Publications

1993

  • Arizona Biennial Catalog, Tucson Museum of Art

1989

  • “The First Decade of an Alternative Art Space 1979-1989” Dinnerware Contemporary Art Gallery Publications Library of Congress Catalog #89-81369

1978

  • Una Noche Platendas Kino Hospital Art Project catalogue

Professional Organizations

2000

  • Tucson Art Group (T.A.G.), Artist Member, Tucson, Arizona

1981-84

  • Dinnerware Contemporary Art Gallery, Artist Member: Tucson, Arizona

Education

1995

  • MSW Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona

1976

  • BFA University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona

1971-1974

  • Scholarship in painting, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA
  • Associate of Art, Pima Community College, Tuc. AZ
  • Award of excellence in art, Salpointe High School, Tuc. AZ