Mike with latest work, 2018

Mike with latest work, 2018

Michael Walsh

St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands

340.332.2682

stwalsh@gmail.com / @mikewalshart

 

Solo Exhibitions

2017 Summer Show, Studio Walsh Gallery, St. Croix USVI

2017 Next Iteration, Studio Walsh Gallery, St. Croix USVI

2017 Next Iteration B, Studio Walsh Gallery, St. Croix USVI

2017 Pedestals Are For Art, Studio Walsh Gallery, St. Croix USVI

2016 Men of Industry Solo Show, Seven Minus Seven, St. Thomas USVI

2016 New Works, Studio Walsh Gallery, St. Croix USVI

2008 8 Outdoor Pieces, St. George Botanical Gardens, St. Croix USVI

2007 Grocery Bag Intervention, St. George Botanical Gardens, St. Croix USVI

2007–2016 Bags in a Box: 4 Versions, Studio Walsh Gallery, St. Croix USVI

2004 Sin Ropa, Studio Walsh Gallery, St. Croix USVI

 

Group Exhibitions  

2016 Spring Group Show, St. George Botanical Gardens, St. Croix USVI

2015 Men of Industry, Studio Walsh Gallery, St. Croix USVI

2009 Facing Locality, Caribbean Museum of the Arts, St. Croix USVI

2001 Contemporary Caribbean Vision, Walsh Metal Works, St. Croix USVI

2004 America’s Paradise: Contemporary Art from the American Caribbean, School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA

2003 Bienal de La Republica Dominicana, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

2003 Drawing and the Creative Mind, Studio Walsh Gallery, St.Croix USVI

2002 Caribbean Fine Arts Exhibit, Good Hope School, St. Croix USVI

1999 Caribbean Fine Arts Exhibit, Good Hope School, St. Croix USVI

1999 Hayward/Walsh, Studio Walsh Gallery, St. Croix USVI

1998 Caribbean Fine Arts Exhibit, Good Hope School, St. Croix USVI

1974 Annual Juried Exhibit, National Academy of Design, New York, NY

1970 Joslyn Biennial, Omaha, NE

 

Publications

2010 "Slavery and Its Memory in Public Monuments," The University of Chicago Press, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Vol. 24 Number 1, Spring 2010

 

Commissions

1999 Middle Passage Monument, Homeward Bound Foundation, New York, NY

Sunk in the Atlantic Ocean 265 miles east of NY Harbor as a grave marker of the Middle Passage, for the enslaved Africans who died at sea during the passage to the slave colonies.

 

Collections

Newell Gallery, New York City, NY

Seven Minus Seven Gallery, St. Thomas USVI

Bajo el Sol Gallery, St. John USVI

Studio Walsh Gallery, St. Croix USVI

Doris and Bert Singer, Villanova PA

 

Education

1971 Creighton University, Bachelor of Fine Arts, Omaha, Nebraska  

1972–1975 Dama Art Studios, Bronze foundry, Connecticut

1975–1976 William Bowie Studios, art fabrication, NY, NY

1976 St. Croix Leap Life and Environmental Arts Project, St. Croix USVI