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Gary Michael, American artist, author. Member of Colorado Art Association, Oil Pastel Association (Merit award 1983), Pastel Society of America (Popular Vote award 1979).

Background

Michael, Gary was born on April 17, 1937 in Denver, Colorado, United States. Son of Harold Jay and Florence (Tober) Michael.

Education

Bachelor, Denver University, 1959. Master of Arts in Philosophy, University Colorado, 1961. Master of Arts in English, University Colorado, 1967.

Doctor of Philosophy in Humanities, Syracuse University, 1969.

Career

Professor English University Colorado, Boulder, 1965—1968, instructor painting, 1975—1976. Professor philosophy Metropolitan State University, Denver, 1970—1973, lecturer demonstrator Grumbacher, New York, since 1977. Committeeman Democratic Party, Denver, 1980.

Commissioned murals Perlmack Corporation, 1975, Regent Plaza, Denver.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Represented in permanent collections Denver Public Library., Denver Art Museum, Museum Natural History, Denver, Colorado Springs (Colorado) Fine Arts Center, Miron Collection, Poughkeepsie, New York, Business Panel Design, Bill and Dorothy Harmsen Collection, Denver, one-man shows include First of Denver, Farragimous V, 1976, United Bank, Denver, 1975-1976, Northern Colorado Invitational Art Exhibition, 1979, Pastel Society of America, nyc, 1979, Faces an d Places, Denver National Bank, 1982, Spree Arts Festival, 1975. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member of Colorado Art Association, Oil Pastel Association (Merit award 1983), Pastel Society of America (Popular Vote award 1979).

Connections

Married Jill Michael, January 26, 1983.

father:
Harold Jay Michael

mother:
Florence (Tober) Michael

spouse:
Jill Michael