Michael Roy Kelly
1976- A.A. Degree, Lane Community College, Eugene, OR.
1977-78- Oil Painting, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR.
JURIED UPPER DIVISION CLASSES:
1977- Centrum Master Painting Workshop, Nathan Olivera, Port Townsend, WA., Juror, Carl Morris. University of Washington.
1978- Fellowship, Centrum Master Painting Workshop, Port Townsend WA., Elaine DeKooning. University of Washington.
1979- Centrum Critique, Jack Tworkov, Port Townsend WA. University of Washington.
1975-1978: Monitored studio classes daily through the courtesy of the Department Chairman and the professors at Lane Community College. If there were no classes I would be in the Art library.
1975-1985- Participated in open drawing and painting sessions to study the figure, four days a week.
2015- ANIMAL SPIRIT, National Competition, Location 1980, Costa Mesa, CA. September, 2015.
2015- One man show: Singular Equations, Emerald Art Center, 500 Main, Springfield, OR, August,
2015. Catalog published
2015- Williams Prize in Drawing- National Competition, Finalist, June, 2015. 50 of 755 entries accepted.
2015- Emerald Spring Exhibition 2015, national competition, Emerald Art Center,
Springfield, OR, April 28-May29.
2015- The 4th Biannual Competition, Four Points Contemporary, Honorable Mention,
2014- Fresh 2014, South Bay Contemporary, Rolling Hills Estates, CA, Nov. 8- Dec. 28.
2014- Beaverton Art Mix, Beaverton Library, Beaverton, OR, Oct 4-Oct. 12.
2014- The Elegant Nude, The Gallery at the Watershed, Eugene, OR, Sept. 23-Nov. 1.
2014- SeeMe Take Over, Times Square, New York City, NY, July 24, 2014.
2014- Real People 2014, Woodstock, IL., Aug. 7 - Sept. 28, 2014
2014- 7th Parklane Gallery Summer Show, Kirkland, WA., Aug. 6 - Sept. 1, 2014. 1st
2014- Williams Prize in Drawing For Emerging Artists- National Competition, Exhibiting Artist, June, 2014. Catalog published.
2014- Emerald Spring Exhibition 2014, Emerald Art Center, Springfield, OR., May 2014
2014- Au Naturel International Juried Exhibition, January-March, Clatsop Community College Art
Gallery, Astoria, OR., Juror, Charles Froelick, owner, Froelick Gallery, Portland OR.
2013- Los Angeles Art Association's 2013 Open Show, December-January, Gallery 825, West
Hollywood, CA., Juror Jenny Gheith, Curator, SF Museum of Modern Art.
2013- California Open Exhibition, August, TAG Gallery, Bergamot Station, Santa Monica, CA. Honorable
Mention Award for two drawings. Juror, Edward Goldman.
2013- All Media Juried Show, July-September, Chase Gallery, Spokane, WA.
2013- Real People, August through September, Old Courthouse Arts Center, Woodstock, IL.
2013- Story of the Creative, July through September, See | Exhibition Space, New York City, NY.
2012- Annual Visual Arts Showcase, Beaverton, OR.
2012- Real People, Woodstock, IL.
2011- Annual Visual Arts Showcase, Beaverton, OR.
2011- Nude Nite, Orlando, FL.
2011- Real People, Woodstock, IL.
2010- Nude Nite, Miami, FL.
2010- Nude Nite, Orlando, FL.
2010- Real People 2010, Woodstock, IL.
2010- Oasis Gallery, Portland OR., 1st Place Award.
2010- Annual Visual Arts Showcase, Beaverton, OR.
2009- Annual Visual Arts Showcase, Beaverton, OR., Past Presidents Award
2008- Annual Visual Arts Showcase, Beaverton, OR.
2004- Early Drawings, Marghitta Feldman Gallery, Portland, OR.
1985- Pacific Northwest Figure Drawing Competition, Alfred Leslie, Visual Arts Center Anchorage, AK.
1985- Fifth Annual Juried Art Show, Selected participant in a two man show, Umpqua Community College, Roseburg, OR.
1984- Drawings, Two Man Show, University of Oregon Art Museum, Eugene, Oregon.
1984- Drawings, Fifth Annual Juried Show, The Art Gallery, Umpqua Community College, Roseburg, Or.
1983- Drawings, Oregon Biennial, Portland Art Museum, Portland, OR.
1986-1999- Hiatus. Life in Progress.