Art goes on inside my head.
influences & favorites
text messages, indian jewelry, pit bull rescues, devo,
Michael Dee attended Kent State University and graduated with a BA in art education in 1997 and an MFA with a focus in sculpture in 2000. He has exhibited at Roberts and Tilton, Los Angeles (2001); Gagosian Gallery, New York (2002); Suite 106, New York (2003); Post, Los Angeles (2004); Newman Popiashvili, New York (2005); and Angela Hanley, Los Angeles (2006), Weisman Museum, Malibu (2007), Shaheen Modern and Contemporary Art, Cleveland (2008), Western Project , Los Angeles (2009).
His work has been written about in Art Review, Art Papers, Artillery, Zing Magazine, Artnet.com, Dialogue, Artweek, The LA Times, and The Cleveland Plain Dealer. Michael's work addresses the disintegration of reality through manipulated media, the disruptive nature of white noise, and the allure of seductive surfaces. He is currently living and working in Los Angeles.
on the nightstand
The Devil and Sonny Liston, Mystery Train, The Thanatos Syndrome, Public Enemy Number One, and The Night Studio.