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GRANTS
2018 Fellowship Grant Recipient, DCCAH, Washington, DC

AWARDS
2017 Visual Arts Finalist, 32nd Mayor’s Art Awards, Washington, DC

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

DCCAH Art Bank (2011, 2012, 2014, 2016, 2017, 2018)

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2018 Fair Card Value, Long View Gallery, Washington, DC

2017 District Creative Pop Up Exhibit, Shaw Main Streets, Washington, DC

2015 Michael Crossett, Sotheby’s International, Washington, DC 

2012 InTransit, Plan B Gallery, Washington, DC

2011 DISTR1CT, JD Ireland Associates, Washington, DC

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2019 HomeGrown, DC Commission on Arts and Humanities Galleries, Washington DC

2019 Refresh IX, Long View Gallery, Washington DC

2018 Synergy, DC Commission on Arts and Humanities Fellowship, Washington DC

2017 Featured Artist, Made in DC, Washington, DC

2017 Recollections 2, The Coupe, Washington, DC

2017 Art All Night, Mid City Pop Up, Washington, DC

2017 Art 17: Summer 2017, Coldwell Banker Logan Circle, Washington, DC

2017 New Beat, Amp Art Market, Provincetown, MA

2017 WPA Gala and Auction, Uline Arena, Washington, DC

2017 MCA Installation, REIT, Washington, DC

2016 Inner City Hues, Hill Center, Washington, DC

2016 Art All Night Pop-Up, Kiss Lounge, Washington, DC

2016 WPA ArtNight, Hickok Cole Architects, Washington, DC

2016 Cheap Thrills, Anacostia Arts Center, Washington, DC

2016 Recollections, The Coupe, Washington, DC

2016 WPA Auction, Washington Project for the Arts, Washington, DC

2016 Thrive, Jordan Faye Contemporary, Baltimore, MD

2015 WPA ArtNight, Hickok Cole Architects, Washington, DC

2015 Fall and Spring Open Studios, Mid City Artists, Washington, DC

2015 Alchemical Vessels, Joan Hisaoka Healing Arts, Washington, DC

2015 10x 10, Plan B Gallery, Washington, DC

2014 ManMade, Plan B Gallery, Washington, DC

2014 Fall and Spring Open Studios, Mid City Artists, Washington, DC

2013 Thirteen, Art 17, Washington, DC

2013 Fall and Spring Open Studios, Mid City Artists, Washington, DC

2012 Art Night, Hickok Cole Architecture, Washington, DC

2011 Local Color, Plan B Gallery, Washington, DC

2011 Member’s Exhibition, Pyramid Atlantic, Silver Spring, MD

2011 Design House 2011, Washington Design Center, Washington, DC

2010 Bookbound, Corcoran School of Art, Washington, DC

2008 Designer Showcase, DC Design House, Washington, DC

2008 Member’s Exhibition, Art League of Alexandria, Alexandria, VA

MURALS

Hudson Yards Grill, Hudson Yards, New York (2019)

POWWOW DC, International Mural Festival, Washington, DC (2019)

Moxy Hotel, Washington, DC (2018)

Bang Hair Salon, Gallery Place, Washington, DC (2018) 

Metropolitan Square, Washington, DC (2018) 

Bancroft Elementary School, Washington, DC (2018)

1400 Church, Lobby Transformation, Washington, DC (2018)

Mixed Scene BCN, Tres Xtremeties, Barcelona, Spain (2018)

Lafayette Elementary School, Washington, DC (2017 

U Street, Murals DC, Greek Spot, Washington, DC (2017)

Felix, Good Silver, Washington DC (2017)
Check It, Anacostia Check It Enterprises, Washington DC (2017)

Geometry Mural, The Shay, Washington DC (2017)

PUBLIC ART COMMISSIONS

Mixed Scene x U Street, DC Murals Grant Recipient, Outdoor Mural, Washington, DC - 2018

West Vestibule Installation for Lafayette Elementary School, mixed media installtion, Washington, DC - 2017 

Swampoodle Evolved, large-scale painting (20’ x 4’), mixed media on wood panel, NOMA, WPA Lobby Project, Washington, DC - 2014 

The Center, large-scale painting (20’ x 4’), mixed media on reclaimed wood panels, DC Center, Washington, DC - 2013

Emerge, large-scale painting (10’ x 6’), Digital print on mesh, City Center, DCCAH, Washington, DC - 2008

SELECTED COMMISSIONS

Draft of Democracy, 40” x 60” mixed media on canvas, Democracy Fund, Washington DC

Metropolis, 48” x 72” mixed media on canvas, VY Reston, Reston, VA - 2017

Fair Card Series, Five 30” x 40” mixed media on birch panels with resin, Compass Lexicon, Washington, DC - 2017

Fair Card Series, Five 20” x 30” mixed media on birch panels with resin, Captial One, Washington, DC - 2017

Moonshooter I & II, Two 60” x 60” mixed media on canvas for common areas, Chronicle for Higher Education, Washington, DC - 2016

City Life, 60” x 40” mixed media on canvas, KVS Title, Washington, DC - 2016 

Material, 30” x 30” mixed media on canvas, Aidan Montessori School, Washington, DC - 2016 

The Future of Engineering, 60” x 36” mixed media on canvas, Society of Civil Engineers, Reston, VA - 2015 

Shaw Rising, four - large-scale painting (60” x 40”), mixed media on canvas, Uprising Muffin Shop, Washington, DC - 2014

InTransit Series, five - large-scale painting (40” x 40”), mixed media on canvas, First Potomac, Washington, DC - 2014

Yoga Mural, large-scale lobby installations (8’ x 5’), digital print on photofab, Union Wharf, Bozutto Group, Washington, DC - 2013

Lafayette, large-scale lobby installations (80” x 40”), mixed media on canvas, Judy Sherman, Washington, DC - 2013 

Monroe Street, four - large-scale installations (10’ x 6’), mixed media on paper, Bozzuto Group, Washington, DC  - 2013

EDUCATION

2010 Certificate of Graphic Design and Digital Media, Corcoran School of Art, Washington, DC 

2007 Screenprinting Coursework, Art League of Old Towne, Alexandria, VA
1997 BS in Advertising and Design, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA

JURIED EXHIBITIONS
Emulsion 2017, Pepco Edison Gallery, Washington, DC

99 problems, but a print ain’t one, The Southern Gallery, Charleston, SC

PRESS

Mark Jenkins, “Home-grown artists gain footholds,” Washington Post, August 5, 2011. 

Luis Gomez, “Approachable Art with Design in Mind” Borderstan (blog).” May 29, 2012. 

http://www.borderstan.com/05/michael-d-crossett-approachable-art-with-design-in-mind/

Mr. 14th and U, “Local Color” 14th and You (blog).” July, 31, 2012. 

http://14thandyou.blogspot.com/2011/07/local-color-at-gallery-plan-b.html

Hickok Cole, “Michael Crossett” Hickok Cole You Tube (blog).” October 1, 2012.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X0Xz8QKeuNY&list=PL1kUoUxJrSbUfjIy9cKxN0lP7lc6VmVe6&index=16 

TECHNICAL SKILLS
Digital & Film Photography, Screen Printing, Printmaking, Acrylic Pains, Mixed Media Compositions, Mural, Letterpress, Bookmaking, Laser Cutting, 3D Printing

MARKETING EXPERTISE 

Creative Direction, Brand Development, Graphic Design, Marketing Strategy and Campaigns, Digital and Print Media

COMPUTER PROFICIENCY

Windows and MAC, Adobe Creative Suite, Square Space, Microsoft Office, HTML, CSS, SEO, Social Media, WebTrends, Web Research

SELECTED REFERENCES

Judy Sherman, Principal, Art At Work, Jsherman@jfineart.com

Kaitlin Filley, J Fine Arts, Project Manager, Kfilley@jfineart.com

Ron Coddington, Art Director, Chronicle for Higher Education, rcoddington@chronicle.com

Stacey Sklaver, Principal, Art Matters, ssklaver@artmatters.us

Nicole Hollander, Project Lead, JBG, nhollander@jbg.com

Sandy Bellamy, Art Management, DC DGS, sandy.bellamy@dc.gov