Michael's paintings hang in private collections worldwide and are represented in a host of prestigious galleries throughout the US and Canada. He has participated in numerous one-man shows, as well as world-renowned exhibitions such as Art Expo New York, Art Expo LA and Art 21 Las Vegas. His works have been published by Hallmark, BV Sunshine and Poems Art Publishing. He was selected as one of the official Olympic artists for the 2006 Winter games. His credentials also include a BA in Fine Arts from San Jose State University.
Michael’s career has spanned over 33 years and he sold well over 6000 paintings around the globe to major collectors from the CEO of Monster to the Producers of American Idol. His use of pure colors, thick rich textures and Universal themes speaks a language all its own. His commitment to his art has been a life long journey that supports the creative artist in all of us. One can easily interact with Michael’s paintings through one’s own imagination, making a lasting impression that is joyful and inspirational and touches a deeper part of our spirits.