Biography

MICHAEL WHITING

San Marcos, CA

EDUCATION

MFA, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, New York, May 2002
BFA, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah, April 1999

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2010 - "Primitives," Plus Gallery, Denver, CO (forthcoming)
2007 - "Walk in the Park," Plus Gallery, Denver, CO
2005 - "Iím a Square," Plus Gallery, Denver, CO
2005 - "Michael Whiting: Sculpture," Central Utah Art Center, Ephraim, UT
2004 - "Dilated Pixels and Other Abstractions," Plus Gallery, Denver, CO
2002 - "Found Paintings," MFA Thesis Exhibition, Steuben West Gallery, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY
2000 - "New Structures," Sundance, Sundance, Utah
2000 - "You, Me, Television and a Tree," Atrium Gallery, Salt Lake City, Utah
1999 - "Environments," Sundance Institution, Sundance, Utah

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2010 - "Excellencies," Plus Gallery, Denver, CO
2008 - El Paseo Invitational, Palm Desert, CA
2008 - BWAC 26th Outdoor Show, Brooklyn, NY
2008 - Art On The Streets, Colorado Springs, CO (2nd place cash award)
2008 - "Control" Object + Thought Gallery, Denver, CO
2006 - "Rewind," Plus Gallery, Denver, CO 2006
2004 - Mike Whiting, Joe Penrod, Peter Everet, Provo Art Center, Provo, UT
2003 - "Surfaces," p(ART)ies, NY, NY
2002 - "Spirit Matter," Hall of Art Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
2002 - "Beyond the Gates," Art in General, New York, NY
2002 - "Beyond the Gates," Williamsburg Art & Historical Center, Brooklyn, NY
1999 - "Walkabout," Sundance Institute, Sundance, Utah
1998 - "Young Contemporaries," Sundance Institute, Sundance, Utah (Award)
1997 - "Young Contemporaries," Sundance Institute, Sundance, Utah (Award)

BIBLIOGRAPHY

2007 - "Frank Martinez, Michael Whiting", Michael Pagila, Denver Westword
2007 - "Martinez, Whiting and Retting at Plus" Ken Hammel, denverarts.org
2005 - "Metal Shows Itís Rough Side," Mary Voelz Chandler, Rocky Mountain News
2004 - "Zeile/Judish Artists Ride Retro Wave," Kyle Macmillan, The Denver Post
2004 - "Plaids and Solids," Michael Paglia, Westword
2002 - "Mike Whiting," Adam Bateman, NY ARTS magazine, Vol.7 n.7

PUBLIC ART AND LONG-TERM SCULPTURE INSTALLATIONS

2010 - "Rhino/Pinkie/Mr. Green" Denver, CO
2009 - "Kickflip," Albuquerque, NM
2009 - "Nosegrab," Lynnwood, WA
2006 - "Handplant," Arbor Heights 360 Skatepark, Kent, Washington
2005 - "(T)ipped," Central Utah Art Center, Ephraim, UT
2004 - University of Nebraska, Avery Hall
2004 - "Cone and Cup," One of These Kids, Chair
2003 - "Haydenís Wave," Sea Bluff Home, Laguna, CA
2000 - "Perch," Sundance Resort, Sundance, UT