michael mut

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Photo of artist Michael Mut

Michael Mut

Michael Mut is the President and founder of the Love Yourself Project.
He is also a life coach, practicing artist, educator, and lives and works in Brooklyn NY.

Community Projects

GLBT open mic, NY NY 2015
Trader Joe’s Brooklyn Community art project 2014 -15
Academy for Young Writers High School East NY 2014
Brooklyn Museum of Art 2014
Stanley Isaacs Center 2014 NY
Barnes and Noble 2014
GPS Academy/ Summer Internship Program 2013
Ideas City, New Museum Untapped Love 2013
BMS Annual Health Summerfest  2013
TPP/Grand Street Settlement NY 2012
Earth School LYP Event NY 2012
Fashion Tech, High School NY 2012
FIGMENT, Governors Island NY 2012 / 2013
FLOW.12 Randall’s Island NY 2012
Art Basel Miami, FL 2011
Festival of Ideas, 1,000 Hearts  New Museum 2010
Green Guerrillas Youth Mural E. Harlem NY 2002
Tamarand Foundation children with HIV/AIDS, 1998
Broadway Cares Foundation, NY 1997

Selected Solo Exhibitions

Rush Gallery, Bklyn, NY 2017
Daphne Gallery, Bklyn, NY 2016
Fabio Scalia Gallery, New York, NY 2016
Fabio Scalia Gallery Bklyn, NY 2014
SideWalks Curated S. Schmerler, MiM Gallery NY 2012
Look Again, MM Gallery NY 2011
“and counting” 45 Main St. DUMBO, Bklyn, NY 2006
“and counting” Denise Bibro Fine Art Gallery, NY 2005
Fly High outdoor installation, Savannah, GA 2003-06
Scrapings - Fairleigh Dickinson University, NJ 2005
Scrapings - Denise Bibro Fine Art Gallery, NY, NY 2004
"Dickin Around" I One Little West 12th St. NY, NY 2001
Relatedness, Soho Photo, NY, NY 1998
The Hoofdzaak, Amsterdam, The Netherlands 1996

Selected Group Exhibitions

Sky Light Gallery, Bklyn 2015
Scope, The time is NOW, NY, NY 2015
BRIC Brooklyn  Studio/Open Call NY 2015
I Kan Do Dat, Long Island University , Bklyn NY 2014
Artistas De Loisaida, Tompkins Square Gallery 2014
It’s a Matter of Mind, MM Project Space, NY, NY 2013
Untapped Love City Ideas/New Museum, NY, NY 2013
AsymMEtry, MM Project Space, NY, NY 2013
Sculpted Memory, Rush Gallery, Chelsea NY, NY 2011
"small works" 80 Washington Square E. Gallery, NY
BWAC Outdoor Sculpture Show, Fulton Park Bklyn, NY
Earth Matters International Exhibition, TX 2008
SOMARTS Gallery, San Francisco, CA 2008
Gallery on the Green, Pawling, NY 2008
Creatures, Denise Bibro Fine Art Gallery, NY, NY 2004
Albright-Knox Museum, Buffalo, NY 2004
CLAMPART Gallery, NY, NY 2003
Wessel & O'Connor Gallery, NY, NY 2001
Soho Photo Gallery, NY, NY 2000

Publications + Press

I Hate Hating 2013
Oprah O magazine color people sculpture 2008
New NY Crossroads, Illustrations 2005
CD Cover, "Can I Count On You?", Richard Holley 2005
Male Bonding Vol 2, David Aden Gallery, CA 1998

Art Donations

Brooklyn Music Academy
Millennium High School, NY, NY
GALLI THEATER NY, NY
Red Cross, NY, NY
Visual Aids, NY, NY
GLAAD, NY, NY
Berkeley Carroll School, Bklyn NY
PhotoVoice, NY
Live Out Loud, NY
Miami Light Project, FL

Residencies + Awards

Mindful School 2014
Juror Award, "small works", New York University, NY 
Honorable Mention, Soho Photo Gallery, NY 
Connecticut Friends of Adopted Children, CT
Honorable Mention - P-town Art Association & Museum, MA

Education

B.S. Community and Human Services, ESC SUNY 2016
New York City School NYC 2001
Art Students League, NY, NY - Trained by Larry Poons 1999-2000
International School of Photography, NY, NY 1996-99
Landmark Education 1996-99
Tobe-Coburn, NY, NY 1984-1985
S.C.S.U. New Haven, CT 1980-84