Michael Giron

Art Discipline: 
Omaha, NE
United States
Dates of Residence: 
Mar 2, 2009 to Mar 10, 2009
Nov 23, 2009 to Dec 4, 2009

Michael Giron was born in New Orleans, LA, in 1970. Although recognized for drawing skills since childhood, he began formal training in college, graduating with a BFA from the University of New Orleans. He went on to study and teach as a graduate student at the University of Colorado, Boulder, where he received his MFA. There he met his wife, Nicole, and began a family with two children, Rhianna and Noah. They moved to Omaha in 2000 to remodel his wife's childhood home. Mike has been teaching drawing and design, life drawing, and illustration for graphic design at Metropolitan Community College, as well as, painting, mural painting, printmaking, art appreciation and such at Bellevue University, where he is also gallery director.