Timeline

Has held visiting faculty status at the San Francisco Art Institute; University of California, Berkeley and Davis; and the University of Illinois Chicago and Champaign-Urbana
1988–pres
Professor of Art, Department of Art and Art History, University of New Mexico

Exhibitions

2004
Michael Cook: Painting and Video, November-December 2004, Canfield Gallery, Santa Fe NM
2003
Dirge, Evanston Art Center, Evanston, Illinois, January-February
2002
New American Paintings, Juried Exhibition in Print, Open Studios Press, Boston
2000
Veneer: Paintings and a Video, University Art Museum, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque
1999
Our Good Earth, Hemphill Fine Arts, Washington D.C.
1999
Michael Cook @..., Artemisia Gallery, Chicago
1999
Why Albuquerque? An Enquiry into Art and Place, Albuquerque Museum
1998
Technological Bottom Feeders, ARTCITE INC., Windsor, Ontario, Canada
1997
Instructions: Paintings 1991-1996, Center for Contemporary Arts, Santa Fe NM
1995
Re-Inventing the Emblem: Artists Recreate a Renaissance Idea, Yale University Art Gallery
1993
Animal, Vegetable, Mineral, Gallery A, Chicago
1993
Worlds at Risk: Dangerous Environments. Vanishing Traditions, Cambridge MA Arts Center
1993
21 Steps, University Art Museum, University of Arizona, Tucson
1990
Animal, Vegetable or Mineral? Alcove Exhibition, Museum of Fine Arts, Santa Fe
1990
Michael Cook: Charity, large scale drawings, Shidoni Gallery, Tesuque, NM
1990
Playing With Fire, Center for Contemporary Art, Santa Fe, NM
1989
20 x 24, Jayne Baum Gallery, New York City
1989
Drawings, Iannetti/Lanzone Gallery, San Francisco, California
1989
Michael Cook: Recent and Past Work, University Art Museum, University of New Mexico
1988
Get It On Paper!, Linda Durham Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
1988
New Work from the Bay Area, Center for the Visual Arts, Boulder, CO
1987
Myth & Magic, Wenger Gallery, Los Angeles, California
1986
Michael Cook: Suite 71645, Painting and Drawing, Janet Steinberg Gallery, San Francisco
1984
End of the World: Visions of the Apocalypse, New Museum Contemporary Art, New York City
1984
Michael Cook: Paintings and Drawings, Wenger Gallery, San Diego CA
1983
Drawings by Sculptors, Museum of Fine Arts, Museum School Gallery, Boston
1982
Michael Cook: Drawings, Barat College, Riecher Gallery, Lake Forest IL
1982
Michael Cook, Paintings, Drawings, N.A.M.E. Gallery, Chicago, Illinois, March
1981
Selected Video Works, Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, September
1980
New Dimension-Time, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago