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Michael Joseph Pellettieri Edit Profile

painter , printmaker

Michael Joseph Pellettieri, American painter, printmaker. Recipient Purchase award North Dakota University, 1984, Ben and Beatrice Goldstein Foundation award, 1991, Purchase prize National Works on Paper, University Mississippi, 1991; United States Department State grantee, 1969; MacDowell Colony fellow, Peterborough, New Hampshire, 1988; Pratt Graphic Art Center scholar, 1964.

Background

Pellettieri, Michael Joseph was born on November 25, 1943 in New York City.

Education

Student, New School for Social Research, New York City, 1963. Student, Art Students League, New York City, 1967. Bachelor, City University of New York, 1965.

Master of Arts, Hunter College-CUNY, 1969.

Career

Teacher art, public schools New York City, 1967-1969;master printer, Art Students League New York, New York City, 1970-1979;instructor painting, Art Students League New York, New York City, 1981-1984;instructor printmaking, Art Students League New York, New York City, since 1977;instructor intaglio, New Jersey Center for Visual Art, Summit, 1982-1988; Adjunct Professor Teachers College, Columbia University, New York City, since 1987. Consultant film Currier and Ives, 1975.

Works

Membership

Member Art Students League New York (life member, treasurer 1967-1968, Merit scholar 1964, Board Control scholar 1966, Ford Foundation grantee 1965), AudubonArtists (board directors 1982-1984, vice president 1985, Silver Medallion award 1982, John Taylor Arms award 1979, 86), Artists Equity (Mitchell Fund award1985), Boston Printmakers (Jurors award 1976, Strathmore award 1979), Society American Graphic Artists. M C.