Michael Dispensa

B. 1993, Queens, NY

Education

2021 MFA Painting,  Rhode Island School Of Design 

2016  BFA Illustration, School of Visual Arts, New York, NY

 

Group Exhibitions

“High Quality Final Hole” Asya Geisberg Gallery (2021)

“Grad Show 2021”, RISD Museum (2021)

“Not My First Rodeo”, Sol Koffler Gallery (2020) 

“GIFC” The Hole NYC (2019)

"Inaugural Show, Madison Park  Gallery (2017) 

"HOKEY POKEY", Image Gallery (2017)

Senior Thesis Show, School of Visual Arts (2016)

"Crime and Punishment", SVA Galleries, (2015)

 

Experience

Instructor- Rhode island school of Design

Winter session 2021 

Teaching Assistant- Rhode Island School of design

2019-2021

Art Instructor- Ashcan Studio of Art 

2016 -Present, Queens, NY

 

Art Teacher - P.S. 98 The Douglaston School

2016-2018, NY

Studio Assistant- Tomokazu Matsuyama 

2015-2016, Brooklyn, NY

Volunteer Botanical Illustrator- Bowne House Historical Society 2015 Queens, NY