1976BFA, Kansas City Art Institute
1978MFA, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati OH.
1975 Skowhegan Fellowship
1998 Post Corbett Award Finalist
1999 Ohio Individual Arts Fellowship
2002 Ohio Individual Arts Fellowship
1980Northern Kentucky University-1980-83
Figure Drawing-Landscape Painting
1981Art Academy of Cincinnati: 1981-86
Intermediate Life Drawing
Intermediate Painting –Advanced Painting Seminar
1983Artist in Residence: Kentucky Arts Council 1983-1986
1985Baker Hunt Foundation: 1985-1996
1995Kansas City Art Institute-Kansas City MO.
Collectors Society University of Kentucky-Lexington
National Geographic Society –Washington D.C
1999 Cincinnati Art Club-Cincinnati OH.
1999 Purchase College –Purchase New York
1999 Museum of the Southwest-Midland TX.
2002Art Academy of Cincinnati-Cincinnati OH.
Southern Ohio Museum of Art-Portsmouth OH.
Weston Gallery in the Arnoff Center for the Arts-Cincinnati OH. Gerald Peters of Santa Fe-Santa Fe New Mexico
2004 The University club of Cincinnati
2005The Art Academy of Cincinnati
2005The Taft Museum of Art
2005The Nicolaysen Museum of Art
1994Landscape Workshop Blueberry Cove Maine-1994-1996
1996Landscape Workshop Mohegan Island Maine-1996-1998
2002Still life Workshop Bending Cedar -2002
1999 Landscape Workshop Santa Fe New Mexico-
2006Ohio Valley Landscape and Stillife
2008Santa Fe Landscape workshop
2010 “ Buffalo Bulbs Wild West Show” Gerald Peters Gallery Santa Fe NM
2007 “ Michael Scott Landscape’s and Self Portraits
2006 “Farny Fables”: Gerald Peters Gallery Santa Fe NM. The Taft Museum Of Art Cincinnati Ohio, The Nicolaysen Art Museum- Casper WY.
2004 “ Michael Scott a30 Year Survey”: The University Club of Cincinnati
2002 “ The Diaries of Little Red Hen”: Southern Ohio Museum of Art Portsmouth Ohio, Weston Gallery Arnoff Center for the Arts Cincinnati Ohio, Gerald
Peters gallery Santa Fe New Mexico
2001 “ Perception of Seeing” Jack Wright Gallery New York, NY.
2000 “Cajun Chickens” Cole Pratt Gallery New Orleans, La.
“Penny’s Grand Vision”: The Museum of The Southwest Midland Texas
1999 “Penny’s Grand Vision A Creation Story” Gerald Peters Gallery Santa Fe NM.
1998“Metaphorical Memory” Linda Schwartz Gallery Lexington Ky.
1997 “Metaphorical Landscapes” Caldbeck Gallery Rockland Maine
1996“Places of the Spirit”, Cincinnati Art Gallery Cincinnati
1995“Introductions”, Joseph Chowning Gallery San Francisco CA
“Michael Scott On The Vineyard”, Four way Gallery Martha’s Vineyard MA
1994“Recent Work”, Sherry French Gallery, New York NY
“Michael Scott Recent Works”, Morgan Gallery Kansas City MO
1993“The Seasons”, Cincinnati Art Gallery, Cincinnati OH
1992“Spirit of the Trees”, Sherry French Gallery, New York NY
1990 Sherry French Gallery, New York NY
1989“Phoenix Installation -An Environmental Landscape”’ The Phoenix, Cincinnati OH
“New Works”, Still-Zensel Fine Art, New Orleans LA
1988“Michael Scott Exhibition”, DeGraaf Fine Art, Chicago, IL
“Works on Paper”, DeGraaf Gallery, Holland MI
1987“New Paintings”, A.B. Closson Gallery, Cincinnati OH
“Landscapes”, DeGraaf Gallery Holland MI
1986“The Carbon Arc”, Installation, Carrolton KY
“Painter and Poet”, Documentary, KET TV
1985“Scottish Landscapes” A.B. Closson Gallery, Cincinnati;OH
“New Landscape”, DeGraaf Fine Art Chicago IL.
“Landscapes”, DeGraaf Gallery, Holland MI
1984“Canadian Landscapes”, A.B. Closson Gallery’ Cincinnati OH
1983“Intimate Landscapes”, A.B. Closson Gallery, Cincinnati;OH
1981Commission on the Arts Gallery, Cincinnati;OH
Arts Consortium of Cincinnati, Cincinnati;OH
2008 “ Miniatures Invitational Exhibition Albuquerque Museum of Art
2001“65th Annual National Juried Competition Butler Museum of Art
2000 “64th Annual National Juried Competition Butler Museum of Art
1999“Expedition: Great Lakes-The Power of Water” Sherry French Gallery New York City travels to Krasl Art Center St.Joseph, MI. The Flint Institute of
Art, Flint MI. The Dennos Museum Traverse City MI.
1998“Inaugural Exhibition” Gerald Peters Gallery Santa Fe NM.
1998“Group Show” Edgewood Orchard Galleries WI
1998“Group Show” Linda Swartz Gallery Lexington Ky.
1997“61st Annual National Juried Competition Butler Museum of Art - Jurors Award “Best of Show”
1997 “Group Show” Gerald Peters Gallery Santa Fe NM.
1996“Group Show” Edgewood Orchard Galleries WI.
1994“EXPEDITION: Everglades--River of Grass” Sherry French Gallery, New York NY; Travels to: Henry Morrison Flagler Museum, Palm Beach FL
Deland Museum of Art, Deland FL; Center for the Arts, Vero Beach Fl; The Alexander Brest Gallery And Museum Jacksonville FL
1993“Group Show” Sherry French Gallery New York NY
“Maine and Other Remote Areas”, Sherry French Gallery
1993“EXPEDITION: Maine”, Sherry French Gallery, Tenants Harbor ME
“Tenth Year Anniversary Show” Sherry French Gallery, Palm Beach FL
1993 “The New Whitney Dissenters”. Sherry French Gallery
1992 New York NY; Travels to : Anchorage Museum of History and Art, Anchorage Alaska: Rockford College Art Gallery, Rockford IL; Fitchburg Art
Museum, Fitchburg MA 1992
“Beyond Realism: Image and Enigma in American Art” Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art, Loretto PA
“Collector’s Show”, Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock AK
“Group Show”, Gallery Two, Woodstock VT
1992“Focus on Art”, NCJW, Livingston NJ
“A Return to the Country”, Sherry French Gallery Palm Beach FL
1991“EXPEDITION: Estes Park” Sherry French Gallery, NewYork NY; Travels to: R.L. Galleries, Chicago IL
Museum of the Southwest, Midland TX; Wichita Center for the Arts, Wichita KS
1991“Scale & Content: Oversized Paintings About Life in the 20th Century” Appalachian Summer Arts Festival, Appalachian State University, Boon NC
“INAUGURAL EXIBITION: Gallery and Invited Artist”’
1991 Sherry French Gallery, New York NY
“To Grant or not To Grant”, Sherry French Gallery, New York NY; Travels to: Knoxville Museum of Art, Knoxville TN
“Public Territory”: Landscape as Metaphor for Personal Concerns”, Wichita Center for the Arts, Wichita KS
“Personal Territory”, Struve Gallery, Chicago IL
“The Eternal Male: Ares and Pluto”, Sherry French Gallery, New York NY
1991“ New Painting”, Sherry French Gallery, New York NY Travels to: Kalamazoo Institute of Arts, Kalamazoo MI; Riverside Art Museum, Riverside CA
1990“Illumination and Radiance: Epiphanies in Contemporary
1990“Harmony & Discord: American Landscape Today” Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond VA
1990 “Chicago International Art Exposition”, Navy Pier, Chicago ART LA90 Los Angeles Convention Center Los Angeles CA
“Waiting for Cadmium”, Sherry French Gallery, New York NY
“Site Specific-Available for Commission”, Sherry French Gallery, New York NY
“New Works on Paper”, Fay Gold Gallery, Atlanta GA
“Collector’s Show”, Arkansas Art Center, Little Rock AK
1991“Revelation and Devotion: The Sprit of Religion in Contemporary Art”, Sherry French Gallery, New York Travels to: Triton Museum of Art
Santa Clara CA,; Art Gallery Gustavus Adolphus College St. Peter MN; Valparaiso University
Museum of Art, Valparaiso IN; Arnot Art Museum, Elmira NY
1989“The 41st Biennial Exhibition of Contemporary America Painting”, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington DC; Travels to: Georgia Museum of Art
University of Georgia, Athens GA; New Orleans Museum of Art, New Orleans LA; Norton Gallery and School of Art, West Palm Beach FL
1989“Trains and Planes: The Influence of Locomotion in American Painting” Sherry French Gallery New York NY; Travels to: Arts in the Academy
National Academy of Sciences, Washington DC; Roberson Center for the Arts, Binghamton NY
Evansville Museum of Arts, Evansville Museum of Arts, Evansville IL; The Noyes Museum, Ocean Ville NJ
1989“New Acquisitions of Prints, Drawings and Photographs” Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati OH
Chicago International Art Exposition, Navy Pier, Chicago IL
Art/LA89, Los Angeles Convention Center, Los Angeles CA
1989 “Spectrum”, Hunter Museum of Art, Chattanooga “Collector’s Show,” The Arkansas Art Center, Little Rock AK
1989“Art Services and Rental Gallery, Philadelphia Museum of Art Philadelphia PA
1989“Art on Paper”, Weatherspoon Art Gallery, University of North Carolina, Greensboro NC
“Designs and Desires: Preliminary Drawings for Large Works “ Tangeman Fine Arts Gallery, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati OH
“Landscape Observed”, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore MD
1988“Works on Walls” Huntington Museum of Art, Huntington WV
“Neocon 20--1988”,Herman Miller, Inc., Chicago IL
“Mid-America Biennial”, Owensboro Museum of Art, Owensboro KY
1985“The Mask”, Video Film Festival, KET TV
1984“Six Regional Artist”, State Capital, Frankfort KY
1982 Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati OH
University of Northern Kentucky, Highland Heights KY
College of Mount St.Joseph, Cincinnati OH
1981 Arts Consortium of Cincinnati, Cincinnati OH
Art Academy of Cincinnati, Cincinnati OH
1979 Carnegie Center for the Arts, Covington KY
1978 Tangeman Gallery, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati;OH
J.B. Speed Museum, Louisville, KY
Arkansas Art Center, Little Rock AK
Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown OH
Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati OH
Hunter Museum of Art, Chattanooga TN
Southern Ohio Museum of Art
Huntington Bank Columbus Ohio
New Orleans Museum of Art, New Orleans LA
Autry National Center for Arts and Culture LosAngeles, CA
The Nicolaysen Art Museum
A.B. Closson, Jr. Co. Cincinnati OH
AT&T, Piscataway NJ
Art Academy of Cincinnati, Cincinnati OH
Arthur Anderson Co. Chicago IL
Capitol Holding, Louisville KY
Central Trust Bank, Cincinnati OH
Charter Oak Savings Assoc. Cincinnati and Columbus OH
Cincinnati Financial, Cincinnati OH
Cincinnati Art Galleries, Cincinnati OH
Cincinnati Playing Cards Cincinnati OH
Cincinnati Heating & Air Conditioning
Citicorp Investment Bank, New York NY
City of Covington, Covington KY
Drackett Corporation Cincinnati OH
Federated Central Office Cincinnati OH
Fidelity Investments Boston MA
Hamilton Carver & Lee, Cincinnati OH
J.C. Nichols Co, Inc. Kansas City MO
Jones, Day, Reavis & Pogue, Los Angeles CA
Kentucky Utilities, Carrollton KY
Manhattan Life Co, New York NY
Michigan Bell Telephone Co, Southfield MI
Miner Raymond & Associates, Cincinnati OH
Museum Acquisitions Ltd. Chicago IL
NYNEX, White Plains NY
Northern Trust Corporation, Chicago IL
Prince Corporation, Holland MI
Prudential Insurance Company of America, Newark, NJ
Century Sports Inc. Ridgefield NJ
Quality Group Inc. Kansas City MO
R.H. Love Gallery, Chicago IL
Scheper Chemical Co. Cincinnati OH
Scripts Howard News, Cincinnati OH
Cincinnati Bell, Cincinnati OH
The Phoenix of Cincinnati, Cincinnati OH
Brown Foreman, Louisville KY
Wolf Scheinder “Buffalo Bulbs Wild West” Cowboys & Indians Magazine October 2010
The Santa Fean Cover August – September 2010
The Magazine Cover July 2010
Katherine Davis review “Michael Scotts Buffalo Bulbs Wild West” July 2010
Devon Jackson “Trickster Man” The Santa fean Magazine June-July Art Issue pp.50-54 color reproductions
John O’Hern June 2010 “Michael Scott Man of the West” Western Art Collector pp.108-111 color reproductions.
John O’Hern October 2008 “Life as Art” Western Art Collector pp.68-77 color reproductions.
Guy Cross “Universe of Michael Scott” The Magazine September2008 pp.16-17
Amato, Ivan. “Singing the Cadmium Blues”, Science News, September 15, 1990, pp. 168-169, color reproduction.
Armitage Diane “I can’t help wonder what it would be like to ingest a hallucinogen”
“THE , magazine Oct,2002
Barrett, Jackie. “This Event Would Make Cinderella Proud,” The Cincinnati Enquirer, Wed. March 29 1989, p.D-5
Bauer Marilyn “Artist Uses Fowl In The Fairest Way” The Cincinnati Enquirer, Thurs. April 11 2002 Cover Tempo, color reproductions.
Brandt, Frederick R. “’Harmony and Discord’ American Landscape Painting Today” Exhibition Catalog Virginia Museum Of Fine Arts, Richmond,VA
August 7 1990, p. 10-12, cover color reproduction.
Cooper, James F. “American Realists Get Back to Nature,” New York City Tribune, Culture, Oct. 11,1990, p.16reproduction.
Converse, Elizabeth. “Eco-Aesthetics: Art and the Environment,” Visions, Art Quarterly, Spring 1991, p.p.8-13, reproductions.
Cyran, Carol A. review of “ Design and Desires,” Dialogue, November/December, 1989 Dorger, Cecilia. “Forms Glow and Grow in Scottish Landscape Exhibition”, Art Academy News, December, 12,1985
Drillis, Catherine, “Dissent Folk,” Manhattan Sprit, January 21,1992 reproduction.
Escamilla Raquel, “Michael Scott” Gallery Preview Santa Fe, SantaFean Magazine May 1999
“The Ecological Explosion,” ART news, summer 1991, p.96-105
Fagley, William A. “The 41st Biennial Exhibition of Contemporary American Painting- Catalogue,” Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington D.C., 1989.
O’Hara Cate.“Divergent Weston Exhibition reward longer Looks” City Beat May 2-8 2002
Findsen, Owen. “Art Galleries Contrast Old, New Talent,” The Cincinnati Enquirer, December 1,1985.
Findsen, Owen. “Some Artist Choose Cincinnati,” The Cincinnati Enquirer, Tri State Magazine, June 14, 1987.
Findsen, Owen. “’The Phoenix’ will rise at the Phoenix,” The Cincinnati Enquirer, Entertainment, Sunday, March19,1989,p.E-7
Findsen, Owen. “Abstractions as Abstract Art,” The Cincinnati Enquirer, Sunday July 16,1989, P. H-8
Findsen, Owen. “ Artist Relieved to Miss Furor at Corcoran,”The Cincinnati Enquirer, Sunday, September 24, 1989, p.C-1.
Findsen, Owen. “On View: Closson Showing Landscapes,” The Cincinnati Enquirer, October 17 1987.
Findsen, Owen. “Artist See Red Over Proposed Cadmium Ban,” The Cincinnati Enquirer, Sunday, May 6 1990,p. D-3.
Findsen, Owen. “ Art Galleries Contrast Old, New Talents,” The Cincinnati Enquirer, Sunday, December 1 1985, Section E-4 p.2
Findsen, Owen. “ The Squeeze on Space: Fire Intensifies the Dilemma Artist Face,” The Cincinnati Enquirer, Sunday February 15, 1987, Section F,p.1
Findsen, Owen. “Realist Painters Say NEA Discriminates,” The Cincinnati Enquirer, Sunday January 6, 1990, reproduction.
Findsen, Owen. “Small Works Big Nature,” The Cincinnati Enquirer, October 22, 1991, p. B-8
Findsen, Owen “Scott paints ‘Penny’ for your thoughts” The Cincinnati Enquirer Tues. July 20 1999 Tempo cover-C2
Gates, Katharine. “Innocence on the Berge,” Style Weekly, September 11, 1990 Art.
Green, Roger. “Corcoran Biennial a Mixed Blessing for Southern Art,” La Gniappe, September 22, 1989, p. 13.
Goode, Stephen. “Shock Troops in the Culture War,” Insight on the News, July 5, 1993,p. 6-11, 34 35, Color reproduction.
Grimaldi, Mary Moore. “Trains and Planes: The Influence of Locomotion in American Painting,” Dialogue, May/June 1990 p. 30 reproduction.
Hatch, George. “Cadmium Fight Just Won’t Fade,” Los Angeles Times, May 28, 1990, p. Al., A30.
Henry, Gerrit. “Michael L. Scott,” ART news, April 1991,p.156 reproduction.
Hickle Josh “Exhibit Opens Saturday Portsmouth Museum” Portsmouth Daily Times, February 7,2002- front-page color reproduction
Hurwitz, Laurie S. “Emerging Artist: Michael Scott,” American Artist, August 1989, pp. 46-47, color reproductions.
Hurwitz, Laurie, S. “ Taming Wild Places” American Artist, March,1994, pp.22-29, color reproductions.
Isaacson, Philip. “Paintings show Maine to the New York gallery crowd,” Maine Sunday Telegram, Sunday, July4 1993, p4e
Johnson David, Taft Museum of Art, exhibition preview dialogue, March/April,2002
Joyce, Linda Max. “Landscape Painters Offering New Approaches as Environment Changes,” The TUC Gallery Exhibition Celebrates the Creative
Sprit,” The News Record, Friday, July 7, 1989.
Lane, Earl. “Cadmium Ban Fought, New York Newsday, Tuesday, October 2, 1990, Discovery, p.3, reproduction.
Lawrence, Thomas. “Michael L> Scott: “Sprit of the Trees,” “Artist in the 1990’s,” Manhattan Arts, September- October 1992 p. 7,reproduction
Ledden, Michael A., “Murphy’s Law 1992,” The International Economy, January/February, 1992, p. 9-11 & p.52-53, Color Reproduction
Latter, Ruth. “Art Takes Nature to Heart,” The Daily Progress, August 24, 1990.
Mariani, John F. “Restaurants Have a Taste for Fine Art,” USA TODAY, June 13, 1989.
McDonald Barbara “ Who Rules” The Best of Santa Fe 1999 Santa Fe Reporter p.77 “Best Show Opening of 1999”
Minton, David. “Louisville, Lexington Art Tastes Contrasted in Headley Exhibit,” Lexington Herald-Leader, February 19, 1989, p.
McCarthy, Mary. “It’s the Real Thing,” CINCINNATI MAGAZINE, October 1992, pgs. 72-79.
Pearce, Sara. “A Mural is a Restaurants Signature,” The Cincinnati Enquirer. Monday, March 27, 1989,p.B-1, B-5, reproduction.
Pearce, Sara. “The Art of Dining,” The Cincinnati Enquirer, March 27, 1989.
Schwan, Gary. “South’s Art Shed Regionalism, ”The Palm Beach Post, January 5, 1990, p.20. Staff.
“Cadmium Report,” CNN Television, August 8, 1990.
Staff. “Illumination and Radiance: Epiphanies in Contemporary Painting,” ART Forum, January 1991, reproduction.
Staff. “Arnot Exhibits to Open,” The Leader, This Week, January,9, 1991, p. 2D, reproduction.
Stein, Jerry. “Artist Chickens teach us Lessons of Life” The Cincinnati Post, Friday April 12,2002 Cover Living section, color reproductions
Stein, Jerry. “Scott Paints Landscapes Filled with Color Emotion,” The Cincinnati Post, October17, 1987
Stein, Jerry. “Art Show Covers Many Months and Many Miles, The Cincinnati Post, Tuesday, November 12, 1985, p. 6b
Schulman, Heidi. “All Over Red,” NBC TV TODAY SHOW, August 2, 1990 “ Gallery Show Fights to Keep Color in Art,” Art Business News,
September 1990, color reproduction.
Cindy Starr, “Artist Changes His Landscape Michael Scott Shifts Court” Cincinnati Post May 15 2001
Tower, Ann. “Despite Larger Work, Scott’s Oil Paintings Appealing,” Lexington Herald Leader, Sunday, March 26, 1989, p. B5, reproduction.
Wolff, Millie. “Southern Artists Featured in Norton Biennial,” Palm Beach Today, Saturday, December 30, 1989, pp.7-8