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Michael Shaughnessy
gathered, bound and woven
Selected Exhibitions: * Connotes Individual

2011  Lehman Art Gallery “Sticks and Stones” Lehman College, Bronx, New York
          Portland Museum of Art Biennial

2009  Craft Alliance of St. Louis,“Hand Over Hand”*

2007  Waterfall Arts, Belfast Maine “Waterfall Suite” *
          Bates College Museum of Art “ Green Horizons” 

2005  Mesa Contemporary Art, Mesa Arts Center, Mesa Arizona, “Spring Cut”* 

2002  Dairy Barn: Southeastern Ohio Arts and Cultural Center, Athens, Ohio,  "First Ground Revisited" *

2001  Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado "Divine Flow"*
          Wyoming Art Museum, Laramie, Wyoming "The Rake of Western Light"*

2000  SPACE Gallery, Portland, Maine  

1999  Decordova Museum and Sculpture Park, Lincoln Massachusetts. "On the Ball: The Sphere in Contemporary Art"
          University of Memphis, Art Museum, “Cords and Crossings”*

1998  Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art and Design, K.C. Mo “Home Land”*

1997  Forum for Contemporary Art, St Louis, Missouri " KC/3D"
          Indiana State University, Terra Haute, “Crossing Middle Night”*

1996  Rice University, Houston, Texas “An Coin Ardaugh” (Gentle Rise)*

1995  Portland Museum of Art, Maine, "Perspective Series, A Sense of Place"
          Kresge Art Museum, Michigan State University, East Lansing,   "Fada Dan (Long Bound)” *
          Univ. of Missouri, Columbia, Bingham Art Gallery, "The Flight of the Wren” * 
          Wheaton College, Norton, MA “In the Shadow of Lace” *
          Elgin Community College, Elgin, IL “At the Time of Farewell” *

1994  Deleware Center for Contemporary Art, Wilmington, "Branwen's Triad"*
          Millersville University, Millersville, Pennsylvania "For Well Tended Land"*
          Exit Art/First World, New York, New York "Garden of Sculptural Delights"
          Art Gallery, Univ. of Southern Maine, "Private Libraries: Watershed Colloquy"  

1993  Quincy Art Center, Quincy, Illinois. "The Quiet Weight of Early Passing” *
          University of Maine/Farmington Art Gallery, Farmington, "Views of Nature"
          Decordova Museum, Lincoln, Massachusetts "11 Artists/11 Visions: 1992"
          Maine Coast Artists, Rockland, Maine. "Seneca"*

1992  Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art (S.E.C.C.A.), Winston-Salem, NC,  “Common Grace"*
          Museum of Contemporary Art/Chicago, Illinois “Two Rings / Gathered Rising”,  Art at the Armory: Occupied Territory
          Penn. College of Art and Design, Lancaster. “A Place of Common Reside”*

1991  Saint Mary's College, South Bend, Indiana  “Michael Shaughnessy, Installation and Sculptures”*

1990  Anderson Gallery, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia, “Village Pale”*
          Zoller Gallery, Penn State University, State College, "Holding Home" *
          The Hyde Park Art Center, "Insights", Chicago, Illinois “Insights”
          Renwick Gallery, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, D.C.
          "The Boat Show: Fantastic Vessels, Fictional Voyages"
          University of Central Arkansas, Conway, Arkansas, “Installation and Sculpture”

1989  The Hudson River Museum, Yonkers, New York “Michael Shaughnessy”*
          Fort Lauderdale Art Museum, Portland Museum of Art, Portland, Maine
          "The Boat Show, Fantastic Vessels, Fictional Voyages"
          Milk Street Gallery/University of Southern Maine Art Gallery, Portland, “The Maine Mystique”
          Farnsworth Museum, Rockland, Maine "Voyages of the Modern Imagination: The Boat in Contemporary Art”  
          University of Nebraska, Lincoln, Nebraska “In Sites”

1988  Spaces, Cleveland, Ohio “Nomad” *
          Barn Gallery, Ogunquit, Maine “Emmaus” *
          Gallery 10, Washington, D.C. “Wake of a Small Field” *

1987  Boulder Center for the Visual Arts, Boulder, Colorado,  “Michael Shaughnessy Installation and Sculpture” *
          International Conference on Sculpture Dublin, Ireland "Fiber 88"
          Kutztown University, Kutztown, Pennsylvania, "Three Sculptors"
          Monroe Art Center, Monroe, Wisconsin (outdoor installation)
          P.S. 1, New York City, New York "Studio Artists Exhibition"

1986  Northeast Missouri State University, Kirksville, Missouri, “Gethsemane” *
          School of the Ozarks, Point Lookout, Missouri, “New State”*
          University of Colorado / Colorado Springs, Colorado (outdoor installation)
          C.A.G.E (Cincinnati Artists Group Effort), Ohio, "Sing a Song of Quetzals”
          Coker College, Hartsville, South Carolina
          Drury College, Springfield, Missouri
          Minor Injury Gallery, Brooklyn, New York, “HiStory”
          Arkansas State University, Jonesboro, Arkansas
          Artpark: New York State park for the Arts, Lewiston, New York
          Parson School of Design, New York , New York 
          Brands Art Library Gallery, Los Angeles, California
          "Artquest '86" First place in Sculpture
          Lenexa National 3-Dimensional Art Exhibiton, Lenexa, Kansas


1985  Missouri Western State College, St. Joseph, MO, “New Works”*
          State Fair Community College, Sedalia, Missouri “Installation”*
          ARC/RAW Space, Chicago, Illinois “Quiet Prayers Toward Constancy”*
          1708 East Main, Richmond, Virginia, “Peninsula”*
          Kansas City Artists Coalition Gallery, Kansas City, Missouri, *“Hill”


Residencies and Lectures:

Museums and Contemporary Art Centers

2007   Waterfall Arts, Belfast Maine
2005   Mesa Arts Center, Mesa Arizona, 
2002   Dairy Barn: Southeastern Ohio Arts and Cultural Center, Athens, Ohio
1998   Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art
1997   Forum for Contemporary Art
1995   Portland Museum of Art
1994   Delaware Center for Contemporary Art, 
1993   Maine Coast Artists
           Quincy Art Center
1992   Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago (Panelist)
           Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art
           Decordova Museum of Art
1990   Portland Museum of Art
1985   Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Friends of Art

Colleges and Universities

2007   Bates College 
2006   Montserrat College of Art
2005   Maine College of Art 
           Arizona State University
1999   Colorado State University,
           Kresge  Art Museum, Michigan Sate University, 
           Wyoming Art Museum
1999   University of Memphis, Art Museum, 
           University of Missouri, Columbia
1997   Kansas City Art Institute
           University of Colorado / Boulder
           Indiana State University
1996   Rice University
           Elgin Community College
           Wheaton College
1994   Millersville University
1993   University of Maine at Farmington
1992   Pennsylvania College of Art and Design
1991   Saint Mary's College
1990   Virginia Commonwealth University
           Pennsylvania State University
           University of Nebraska/Lincoln
           University of Central Arkansas
1988   Kutztown University
           University of New Hampshire
1987   Haystack School for the Visual Arts
1986   Maryland Art Institute, Graduate Program
           Northeast Missouri State University
           Arkansas State University
           School of the Ozarks
1986   University of Colorado/Colorado Springs
           Drury College
           Coker College
1985   Kansas City Art Institute - Foundations Program
           Virginia Commonwealth University
           State Fair Community College, Sedalia, Missouri