Department of Art and Art History People

Michael Mogavero

Associate Professor

Assistant Chair, Studio Art

Studio Art: Painting + Drawing


MFA, Maryland Institute College of Art
BFA, Buffalo State University

Associate Professor Mogavero received his MFA from the Hoffberger School of Painting at the Maryland Institute of Art in Baltimore. Since that time his solo exhibitions have been held at the Holly Solomon, Ruth Siegel & Oscarson Siegeltuch Galleries in New York, Galerie Six Freidrich in Munich, Germany, and Galerie Corinne Hummel in Basel, Switzerland. Group exhibitions include "200 years of Drawing" (a survey of drawing in the last two centuries) at the Walker Art Center in Minneapolis, and "Back to the USA" (a survey exhibition of contemporary American art which traveled throughout Europe). Mogavero's work has been written about in numerous international art publications such as Art in America, Artforum, ArtNews and Arts Magazine. Public collections of his work include AT&T, The Prudential Insurance Company, the Walker Art Center, and the University of Miami Contemporary Museum.