Michael Villarreal

Art Discipline: 
Lincoln, NE
United States
Dates of Residence: 
Jul 3, 2017 to Jul 14, 2017

Michael Villarreal received his Bachelor of Fine Arts from Texas State University, and in 2017 a Master of Fine Arts at the University of Nebraska- Lincoln. He has exhibited his work nationally at multiple commercial art galleries and art centers. Among these include: Art Palace Contemporary Art Gallery and Barbara Davis Gallery in Houston, TX, Bemis Center for Contemporary Art in Omaha, NE, LA Artcore: Brewery Annex Gallery in Los Angeles, CA, and Art + Literature Laboratory in Madison, WI. He has been in several publications, online and in print, such as Huffington Post for a group exhibition in Los Angeles and in Issue No. 126 of New American Paintings which was released in October 2016. Recently he was awarded the Francis William Vreeland Scholarship Award, and the 39th Mayor's Arts Awards in Lincoln, NE. In June 2017, he will have solo show at Spellerberg Projects in Lockhart, TX.