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Michael Thomas McCardwell
updated: 08/06/2009
website: www.SouthernArtistry.org/michael_thomas_mccardwell
 
   
 
 
     
 
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My Narrative
Girls
A beautiful scene
Why be mad
Copy
Man-twist
Picture
twist face
Malraux
Tree
Post-art
Room
New Art
New Food
New Picture
 
Portfolio Keywords:  text, humor, fantasy, cartoon, narrative, psychological
 
 
My Narrative by  Michael Thomas McCardwell
My Narrative
Ink
2006
14" x  17" 
Girls by  Michael Thomas McCardwell
Girls
Ink
2007
14" x  17" 
A beautiful scene by  Michael Thomas McCardwell
A beautiful scene
Ink
2006
14" x  17" 
Why be mad by  Michael Thomas McCardwell
Why be mad
Ink
2006
18" x  24" 
Copy by  Michael Thomas McCardwell
Copy
Ink
2009
17 " x  14 " 
Man-twist by  Michael Thomas McCardwell
Man-twist
Ink
2006
17" x  14" 
Picture by  Michael Thomas McCardwell
Picture
Ink
2006
14" x  17" 
twist face by  Michael Thomas McCardwell
twist face
Ink
2005
17" x  14" 
Malraux by  Michael Thomas McCardwell
Malraux
Ink
2007
17" x  14" 
Tree by  Michael Thomas McCardwell
Tree
Ink
2007
17" x  14" 
Post-art by  Michael Thomas McCardwell
Post-art
Ink
2005
17" x  14" 
Room  by  Michael Thomas McCardwell
Room
Ink
2007
14" x  17" 
New Art by  Michael Thomas McCardwell
New Art
Ink
11x14
0" x  0" 
New Food by  Michael Thomas McCardwell
New Food
Ink
2008
11" x  14" 
New Picture by  Michael Thomas McCardwell
New Picture
Ink
2008
11" x  14" 

Artist Statement

Drawing is a fun activity. Distorting images, manipulating space and incorporating ideas into drawings are relaxing pastimes and pretty harmless. They may be amusing to the viewer but they are my way of dealing with images and ideas I have encountered.

Artist Bio / CV

A W A R D S R E C E I V E D 2007-Work accepted into traveling exhibition sponsored by the Kentucky Arts Council2007-Accepted into the Arts Marketing Program with the Kentucky Arts Council 2006- Art Auction 2006 Louisville Visual Art Association Louisville, KY2006-Nominated for membership to SouthernArtistry. www. SouthernArtistry.org Southern Arts Federation Atlanta, Ga-2006-One drawing accepted into: Uncommon Wealth: Legacy of the Kentucky Arts Council Visual Art Fellowships show Lexington Art League Lexington, KY2005-One paining accepted in the Arts on Main Exhibition-Ms. Jenine Culligan-juror-Curator at the Hunington Museum of Art.2003-One drawing accepted in the Arts on Main Exhibition-not Exhibited Juror-Cal Kowal of The Art Academy of Cincinnati and the Cincinnati Art Museum2002 -Two Drawings in the Arts on Main ExhibitionShelbyville, Ky 2001-Painting Accepted in 2001 Ohio Valley AnnualJuror:Adrian Swain, Curator of the Kentucky Folk Art Center-Received Award of Invitation to the Mary Anderson Center for the ArtsCarnegie Center for Art and HistoryNew Albany, Indiana2001-One drawing accepted in Galex 35 National juried Competition, Galesburg Civic Center.Juror, Ronald A. Lease of Washington University2000 One drawing acceptedVisions VI International ShowJurors: Julie Aronson (Cincinnati Art Museum) and Julien Robson(Speed Art Museum, Louisville, KY)The Cathedral Foundation/Zahorec Hughes GalleryCincinnati, Ohio 2 nd place, Abstract Art, Two Honorable Mentions, Kentucky S F1999 Four pieces in Actors’ Theater Gallery Al Smith Fellowship Actor’s TheaterLouisville, KY One Painting in 27th annual Exhibition South ‘99 The Tennessee Valley Art CenterTuscumbia, Al Juror: David A. Moos, Curator of Painting, Sculpture and Graphic Arts, Birmingham Museum of Art, Birmingham, Alabama One Painting and One Drawing in Arts on MainShelbyville, KentuckyJuror: Alexander Lee Nyerges, Director and Chief Officer of The Dayton ArtInstitute, Dayton,Ohio