Micah Wood

micah.s.wood@gmail.com

Born: Bedford, Iowa
Lives: Oakland, California

Education

2015 MFA, California College of the Arts, San Francisco, CA
2011 Bachelor of Arts, emphasis in Visual Arts, Earlham College, Richmond, IN
2010 Yale/Norfolk Summer School of Art, Norfolk, CT

Selected Exhibitions

2018 Art Gives Back Benefit Auction, San Francisco, CA

2018 Moscow Museum of Modern Art with 'Looping Vol. 4", Simultanhalle, Moscow, Russia organized by Alex Heilbron

2017 "Ten Artists Working at 1240 Minnesota Street" curated by Brion Nuda Rosch

2017  (Solo) So What Are You Doing Before The Orgy? Hector Escandon, Mexico City, Mexico

2016 There’s No Such Thing As A Free Hand, Part II, duo show with Sarah Thibault Egyptian Arts & Antiques, Los Angeles, CA

2016 (Solo) Healthy Tears, Johansson Projects, Oakland, CA

2016 There’s No Such Thing As A Free Hand, duo show with Sarah Thibault Tmoro Projects, Santa Clara, CA

2016 (Solo) Of Mice and Them, Fondation Des Etats-Unis, Paris, France

2015 Third Wall, Bass & Reiner, San Francisco, CA
 

2015 MFA Thesis Exhibition, California College of the Arts, San Francisco, CA
 

2013 An Artist Walks Into a Bar, PLAySPACE, San Francisco, CA
 

2010 Yale University Dean’s Office, New Haven, CT

Residencies

2017 Liquitex Cadmium Free Research Residency, Minnesota Street Project, San Francisco, CA

2016 Harriet Hale Woolley Scholarship, Fondation des Etats Unis, Cité Universitaire Internationale de Paris, Paris, France

2013 For-Site Foundation Residency, Nevada City, CA

Awards

2015-2016 Harriet Hale Wooley Scholarship, Paris, France
2007-2011 Rardin Art Scholarship, Earlham College, Richmond, IN
2007-2011 Presidential Honors Scholarship, Earlham College, Richmond, IN

Teaching Experience

2015 Guest Lecturer, Drawing and Cinema, Undergraduate Film program, California College of the Arts
2014 Teaching Assistant, California College of the Arts, Oakland, CA ( 4-D [Aaron Gach], Spring 2014)
2014 Teaching Assistant, California College of the Arts, Oakland, CA (Contemporary Issues in Craft Theory, [Eric Scollen] Fall 2014)
2014 Guest Lecture & Lead Workshop Teacher, Form Lab, Undergraduate Painting, California College of the Arts

Press

SFAQ, “Encomium in strokes: Micah Wood at Johansson Projects” ctober 8, 2016 Maia Nichols

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KQED Arts, “Artful Dodger: September Swells With Visual Art Happenings” eptember 1, 2016

Sarah Hotchkis

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SF/ARTS, “Micah Wood | Healthy Tears” ugust 2016 Christian Frock

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East Bay Express, “Healthy Tears at Johansson Projects” ugust 31, 2016 Sarah Burke

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KQED Arts, “The Terrible Truth about MFA Shows” ay 18, 2015 Sarah Hotchkiss

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