MICHEL DROGE

 

 


 

EDUCATION
2010 MFA MAINE COLLEGE OF ART Portland, Maine
1980 BA OBERLIN COLLEGE, Oberlin, Ohio  
1983 COOPER UNION  Graphic Design Program                                                                                                                                                                                     

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2017 FRANK BROCKMAN GALLERY Brunswick, Maine

2016 UNIVERSITY OF MAINE Farmington , Maine

2015 JUNE FITZPATRICK GALLERY Portland, Maine

2014 SACARRAPPA ARTISTS COLLECTIVE Westbrook, Maine

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2018 BATES COLLEGE ART MUSEUM  Lewiston, Maine  Anthropocenic

2018 FRANK BROCKMAN GALLERY Brunswick, Maine  About Time: Marci Spier + Michel Droge

2017 ELIZABETH MOSS GALLERIES Falmouth , Maine Michel Droge, Lisa Hoag, John Knight

2017 L.C. BATES MUEUM Hinckley, Maine Maine Woods   

2016 JUNE FITZPATRICK GALLERY Portland , Maine  Finale

2015 CURRY COLLEGE GALERY Milton, Mass  Absence & Presence

2015 JUNE FITZPATRICK GALLERY Portland , Maine Summer Salon

2015 GOULD ACADEMY Bethel , Maine Other Landscapes: Michel Droge/Michael Shaunessey

2014 JUNE FITZPATRICK GALLERY  Portland, Maine September Salon

2014 SACARRAPPA ARTISTS COLLECTIVE Westebrook, Maine Michel Droge

2014 LEWIS GALLERY Seasmoke Portland, Maine

2014 PROVINCETOWN CONSERVATION ASSOCIATION Provncetown, Mass  Appearances

2014 LC BATES MUSEUM Hinckley, Maine Maine Nights: Clear Skies

2013 ARTPLAZ Czech Republic Minsk, Belarus

2013 ROSE CONTEMPORARY FINE Art Gallery Portland,Maine  Faculty Exhibition

2012 L.C.BATES MUSEUM Hinkley, Maine Humanity in Nature

2012 SPACE GALLERY Portland, Maine Portes

2012 MYTILENE PUBLIC THEATER Mytilene,Greece Portes

2012 ZHOU B. GALLERY Chicago, Illinois Wet Paint

2011 L.C.BATES MUSEUM Hinckley, Maine Drawing from the Collection

2011 CUE ART FOUNDATION NY,NY Joan Mitchell Award Recipients Exhibition

2011 AUCOCISCO GALLERY Portland, Maine Audition

2011 LEWIS GALLERY Portland Public Library Portland , Maine Visual Poetry

2011 HARLOW GALLERY Hallowell, Maine Michel Droge and Rob Lacht

2010 ICA MAINE COLLEGE OF ART Portland, Maine  MFA Thesis Exhibition

2010 BOSTON UNIVERSITY- Boston, MA Boston Young Contemporaries

2008 THE INK SHOP Ithaca, NY Printmaker Members Exhibition

2007 SMITHY-PIONEER GALLERY Cooperstown, NY

2007 MAD ART GALLERY Hamilton, NY Group Invitational

2006 THE NINTH STREET GALLERY Washington, DC Group Juried exhibition

1996-2000 STATE OF THE ART GALLERY Ithaca, NY Annual Invitational Exhibition

GRANTS/AWARDS

2016 Maine Arts Commission Project Grant

2011 Maine Arts Commission Good Idea Grant

2010 Joan Mitchell Foundation MFA Grant

2009 Albert K. Murray Grant Fine Arts Scholarship

2009 Maine College of Art Scholarly Merit Award

2010 Maine College of Art Scholarly Merit Award

2010 Dean’s Scholarship Maine College of Art

RESIDENCIES/AFFILIATIONS/PANELS/ARTISTS TALKS

2017 VERMONT COLLEGE OF FINE ARTS Vising Artist /Graduate Teacher

2017 STEPHEN PACE HOUSE RESIDENCY

2016 WHITE HEAD ISLAND RESIDENCY

2016 VERMONT COLLEGE OF FINE ARTS Visitng Artist Teacher

2015 PORTLAND MUSEUM OF ART Panelist: Communicating Climate Change

2014, 2015 SOUTHERN GRAPHICS COUNCIL International Member

2013,2014 CONSTANCE SALTONSTALL FOUNDATION -winter residency

2013 VERMONT STUDIO CENTER FELLOWSHIP

2004-2014 THE INK SHOP PRINTMAKING STUDIO

2011 BAI ST MARIE SUMMER RESIDENCY NOVA SCOTIA CA

1980-1985 Printer at Styria Studios for Donald Judd, William Morris, Robert Rauschenberg, Alex Katz, Larry Rivers, Wil Barnet                                                       mentored by  Craig Obrien, Master Printmaker

BIBLIOGRAPHY

Schroeder, Nick     The Portland Phoenix: The Work Of Unraveling — Michel Droge's Powerful 'Hiraeth' At The Frank Brockman Gallery

                              8/21/17

SPIRE                   2017 The Maine Journal of Conservation and Sustainability : 2017 Michel Droge Tiny Catastrophes. May 2017

Kany, Daniel         The Portland Press Herald Art Review: Michel Droge Show Invites You to Feel for Yourself 4/12/2015

Konau, Britta        The Portland Phoenix It All Adds Up: Michel Droge’s Tiny Catastrophes Matter 4 /15/2015

Kany, Dan            The Portland Press Herald Sea Smoke at the Portland Public Library 5/25/2014

Kany, Dan           The Portland Press Herald At L.C.Bates Romantics Run Happily Amok 7/8/2012

Shaw, Cameron  Catalogue for the Cue Art Foundation Exhibition of the Joan Mitchel  2010 MFA Grant Recipients

                          The Work of Jon Lee, Cobi Moules  Eric Kniss,Ashley , Shellhaus and Michel Droge  6/1/2011

Schroeder, Nick  The Boston Phoenix Thesis Defense  65/2010

Schroeder, Nick The Portland Phoenix Review : A Cornucopia ofArt at Aucosico 11/2010