Michael Nauert
Wildomar, CA | michaelnauert.com

b. 1988 Orange, Ca

EDUCATION

2017
-BFA School of the Art Institute of Chicago

GROUP SHOWS

2019
—Run Straight Through, Young Space, Torrance Art Museum, Torrance, CA
TBD
—Monolith (Land Art), Spectacle Inc, California Desert
2018
—GIFC, 0-0 LA, Los Angeles, CA
—Tallahassee International, Museum of Fine Arts, Tallahassee, FL
—Conveyor, Young Space, Brooklyn, NY
2017
—I Don’t Play House, Sidewinder Gallery, Chicago, IL
—SAIC Culmination Show, Sullivan Galleries, Chicago, IL
2016
—Small Works, Harper College 39th Annual National Art Exhibition, Harper College, Palatine, IL (Curated by Julie Rodrigues Widholm, curator of Chicago’s MCA)
—Uniqulo Press Release, Toronto, Canada
—Metamorphosis, The Wilson Project, Chicago, IL
2014
—Zhou B Art Center 10th Anniversary Show, Zhou B Art Center, Chicago, IL
—Royal Academy of Arts: Summer Exhibition 2014, London, England
—GEISAI #20, Art Fair by KaiKaiKiKi Co., Ltd., Tokyo, Japan

AWARDS / NOMINATIONS

2017
-Steketee Scholarship, Ox-Bow School of the Arts, Saugatuck, MI
2014-2017
-Merit Honors Scholarship, School of the Art Institute Chicago, Chicago, IL
-SAIC Support Grant, School of the Art Institute Chicago, Chicago, IL
2015-2017
-SAIC Grant, School of the Art Institute Chicago, Chicago, IL
2015
-Advanced Painting Department, School of the Art Institute Chicago, Chicago, IL
-Steketee Scholarship, Ox-Bow School of the Arts, Saugatuck, MI


2014
-Finalist ”GEISAI #20′′, Art Fair by KaiKaiKiKi Co., Ltd., Tokyo, Japan


PUBLICATIONS

2019
—Volume 10 Friend of the Artist, FOA —Art Maze Magazine, Summer Issue 13, Curated by Chris Sharp (Curator and Co-founder of Lulu), London, UK —8th International Painting Annual, (in press), Manifest Gallery, Cincinnati, OH
2016
—New American Paintings, Issue 125, (Juror: Steven L. Bridges, assistant curator at Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum.)

DIGITAL MEDIA

2019 —”Interview with Michael Nauert,” Young Space Website, Aug 15, 2019. https://yngspc.com/artists/2019/08/michael-nauert/ —”Michael Nauert: Morphic Reef” Saatchi Art Website. March 25, 2019 https://www.saatchiart.com/shows/michael-nauert-morphic-reef 2018 — “Meet Michael Nauert” Voyage Chicago Website, July 3, 2018. http://voyagechicago.com/interview/meet-michael-nauert/ — “Works That Caught Our Eye” New Art Examiner Website, January 2018. 2017 —”Stranger Techniques: Odd Methods, Extraordinary Works” Canvas: A Blog by Saatchi Art, Nov 14, 2017. https://canvas.saatchiart.com/art/art-news/stranger-techniques-odd-methods-extraordinary-works —”Invest in Art: Edition XI” Saatchi Art Website. https://www.saatchiart.com/invest-in-art/edition-11


WORKSHOPS

2017
“Complexity: Finding and Making Space in Wild Colors” Molly Zuckerman-Hartung, Ox-Bow School of the Arts, Saugatuck, MI
2015
“Altered States” Claire Sherman & Valerie Hegarty, Ox-Bow School of the Arts, Saugatuck, MI