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MICHAEL GROTHUSEN

909 Fraser Rd., Erdenheim, PA, 19038
215 704 4744, michaelgrothusen@yahoo.com

EDUCATION

Tyler School of Art, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA, MFA, Sculpture, 1991 Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Skowhegan, ME, 1990 University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS, BFA Sculpture, 1988

Brighton Polytechnic, Brighton, England, 1986-1987

PUBLIC COMMISSIONS
Wynnewood, PA, 2014

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS & INSTALLATIONS

redeveloPment authority of PhiladelPhia (finalist) Federal Reserve Bank, Origin of All Else, 2009

redeveloPment authority of PhiladelPhia (finalist) Spring Arts Point, Typology of Vessals, 2007

City of PhiladelPhia: PerCent for art (finalist)
Dorothy Emanuel Recreation Center- Two Rings/Two Positions, 2008

redeveloPment authority of PhiladelPhia, Philadelphia, PA The Point Where Things Change, 2001

easternstate Penitentiary, Philadelphia, PA Midway of Another Day, 2001

skoPelos foundation for art, skoPelos, Greece Secret Sharer, 2014

old sChool at Crane arts, Philadelphia, PA Good Luck to All Artists, 2013

James a. miChener art museum, Doylestown, PA Life’s Joys-Life’s Disappointments, 2009

PhiladelPhia international airPort, Philadelphia, PA I Heard a Fly Buzz, 2008

Cranearts - Philadelphia, PA Scale Model, From Memory, 2008

leonard Pearlstein Gallery at drexel university, Philadelphia, PA Life’s Joys-Life’s Disappointments, 2007

City of PhiladelPhia: PerCent for art (finalist) Viaduct Rail Project, 2015

lankenau hosPital (finalist for commission for new cardiac care wing) skoPelos foundation for art

Noon Mark Skopelos, Greece, 2014

redeveloPment authority of PhiladelPhia

Chaes Foods, The Assist, 2011

SELECTED GROUP & EXHIBITIONS

Gallery Joe-Philadelphia, PA (Un)Explained Phenomena, 2001

Gallery Joe-Philadelphia, PA
Bodies, Memories, Weights and Measures, 1998

PhiladelPhia museum of art-Philadelphia, PA
Twenty Philadelphia Artists-Celebrating Fleisher Challenge at Twenty, 1998

hewlett Gallery, CarneGie mellon university, Pittsburgh, PA Be Here Now, February 1998

BuCks County Community ColleGe, Newtown, Pa Matter, 2018

woodmere art museum, Philadelphia, PA
77th Annual Juried Exhibiton, Curated by Syd Carpender, 2018

Gallery 114, Portland, OR
Double Self-Portrait as the God Janus, 2017

uarts faCulty exhiBition, montGomery County Community ColleGe, Blue Bell, PA All the Water in My Body, 2017

uarts faCulty exhiBition, kimmel Center for the arts, Philadelphia, PA View From Above, 2016

Charlotte street foundation, la esquina Gallery, Kansas City, MO I Am What I Am Doing, 2014

PhiladelPhia sCulPture Gym, Philadelphia, PA Process Wood, 2014

samson ProJeCts, Boston, MA Chain Letter, 2011

little Berlin Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
This is the Only Place that Can Save My Heart, Curated by Alex Gartleman, 2010

stella elkins tyler Galleries, tyler sChool of art, Philadelphia, PA 1.5 Million, Curated by Corey Antis, 2009
aBinGton arts Center, Jenkintown, PA
Forever Young, Celebrating 70 Years of Art, 2009

university of the arts, Philadelphia, PA Foundation Faculty, Works on Paper, 2007

lafayette ColleGe, Easton, PA
On Ice, Curated by Kathy Bruce, 2006

woodmere art museum, Philadelphia, PA
65th Annual Juried Exhibiton, Curated by Polly Appfelbaum, 2006

temPle Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

GRANTS

Stations, Curated by Kevin Melchionne, 1999

allentown art museum, Allentown, PA Eight Contemporary Artists, 1998

Pew Fellowships in the Arts-Professional Development Grant, 2008 University of the Arts-Faculty Development Grant, 2006 and 2010 Pew Fellowships in the Arts-Visual Arts Fellowship, 1998 Pollock-Krasner Foundation Grant, 1997

Pennsylvania State Council on the Arts grant, Visual Artists fellowship, 1993, 1997, 2001 Venture Fund-University of the Arts, 1998, 2001
Pew Charitable Trust, LaNapoule Art Foundation, LaNouple, France Artists’ Residency, 1995 Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Full Scholarship, 1990

University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA, Associate Professor College Core and Sculpture, 2009-present

University of the Arts Philadelphia, PA, Assistant Professor Foundation 2000-2009, 3-D and Time Motion

TEACHING EXPERIENCE