Michael Byron  (American, 1954) 

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Michael Byron Biography
  Born in Providence, Rhode Island, 1954
  Lives and works in St. Louis
  Education
  MFA, Nova Scotia College of Art & Design, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, 1981
  BFA, Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, MI, 1976
  Awards
  Nominee Joan Mitchell Award, 2003
  Werkbeurs (grant), the Netherlands, 1992
  NEA Grant- National, 1989
  National Studio Program, P.S.1, Long Island City, NY, 1982-84
Selected Exhibitions
2008   Linear Manifestations: Abstract Paintings and Works on Paper, Jeannie Freillich Fine Art, New York, NY
2008   Dinter Fine Art, New York, NY
2008   Neo-Noir Howard House Contemporary Art, Seattle, WA
2007   death & love in Modern Times, Dinter Fine Art, New York, NY
2007   Neonoir, Howard House, curated by Cameron Martin, Seattle, WA
2007   St. Louis Painters Invitational, Daum Museum of Contemporary Art, Sedalia, MO
2007   Main St. 02879, The Suburban, Oak Park, Il (solo)
2006   summer hours, Dinter Fine Art, New York, NY
2006   Summerization, Jan Weiner Gallery, Kansas City, MO
2006   Summerization, Jan Weiner Gallery, Kansas City, MO
2005   Small Drawings, Galerie Bernd Kluser, Munich, Germany
2004   The Eighties:Part II: USA, Galerie Bernd Kluser, Munich, Germany
2004   Walpergisnacht, Galerie Delta Rotterdam, the Netherlands (solo)
2004   A Decade of Work on Paper, Philip Slein Gallery, St. Louis, MO (solo)
2003   50 AIos del taller de Grabado Joan Barbare, Centre D’Art Santa Mónica Barcelona, Spain (traveled)
2003   Calcografía Nacional Real Academiade Bellas Artes de San Fernando, Madrid, Spain
2003   Museo de Artes del Grabado a la Digital Outeiro-Artes, A CoruIa, Spain
2003   Institute Cervantes, Europe
2003   Casal Solleric, Palma de Mallorca, Spain
2002   Amitin Notebook Outtakes, Susan Inglett New York, NY (solo)
2002   Amitin NotebookProject, Blaffer Gallery, Art Museum of the University of Houston, Houston, TX (solo)
2002   demonclownmonkey, curated by Matthew Ritchie Artist Space, New York, NY
2002   Plotting, Carrie Seecrist Gallery, Chicago, IL
2002   Schmidt’s Picks, Philip Slein Gallery, Saint Louis, MO
2001   Amused, Carrie Seecrist Gallery, Chicago, IL
2001   Prints and Drawings of the 1990's in the Permanent Collection, Minneapolis Institute of Art, Minneapolis, MN
2001   Spring Exposition, Joseph Silvetro Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
2001   A Survey of the Grisaille Series, 1997-2000, Rhodes College, Memphis, TN (solo)
2001   A Survey of the Grisaille Series, 1997-2000, Elliot Smith Contemporary Art, St. Louis, MO (solo)
2001   Amitin Notebook Project, Forum for Contemporary Art (solo)
2000   Carrie Seecrist Gallery Chicago, IL (solo)
2000   Deja vu: Reworking the Past, Katonah Museum of Art, Katonah, NY
2000   And Away We Go, Baron/Boisante Editions, New York, NY
2000   Look Forward, Look Back, Elias Fine Art, Boston, MA
1999   Mind’s Eye, Booth Contemporary Art, Wakefield, RI
1999   Trippy World, Baron/Boisante Editions, New York, NY
1999   Portraits of Objects, Baron/Boisante Gallery New York, NY (solo)
1999   Drawings From a Blind Man’s Pencil, Schmidt Contemporary Art, Saint Louis, MO (solo)
1999   Elias Fine Art Alliston, MA (solo)
1998   Schmidt Contemporary Art Saint Louis, MO (solo)
1998   The City Series: St. Louis, Cedar Rapids Museum of Art, Cedar Rapids, IA
1998   Chaos, Control..., Elias Fine Art, Boston, MA