CV

CV

Education

1973-1977    School of The Museum of Fine Arts

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2018. “Florals",” Willian Scott Gallery, Provincetown, MA

2017 “Self Portraits,” William Scott Gallery, Provincetown, MA

2016 “New Paintings,” William Scott Gallery, Provincetown, MA

2015 “New Paintings,” William Scott Gallery, Provincetown, MA

2013 “Boxers and Ballerinas,” Gold Gallery, Boston, MA

2012 “Art-Exhibitionism,” The Lucky Street Gallery, Key West, FL

2012 “Michael Costello: New Paintings,” Julie Heller East, Provincetown, MA

2011 “Michael Costello: New Works”, Ashawagh Hall, East Hampton, NY

2010     “Selections from Gods and Monsters”, Julie Heller East, Provincetown, MA


2010 “Michael Costello: New Works”, 101 Exhibit, Miami, FL

2010 “Michael Costello Pastels”, The A Street Gallery, Boston, MA

2009 “New Works on Paper”, The Wonderful Gallery, Freeport ME

2008 “Gods and Monsters”, Gallery Privee, Sag Harbor, NY

2007 “Models and Muppets”, Gallery XIV, Boston, MA

2006 The Window Tree Gallery, Brunswick, ME

2000 The Schoolhouse Center, Provincetown, MA

1999 The Schoolhouse Center, Provincetown, MA

1998 The Schoolhouse Center, Provincetown, MA

1998 Barbara Singer Fine Art, Cambridge, MA

1997 Kir Priore Gallery, Provincetown, MA

1996 The Provincetown Group Gallery, Provincetown, MA

1996 Barbara Singer Fine Art, Cambridge, MA

1995 Barbara Singer Fine Art, Cambridge, MA

1995 The New East End Gallery, Provincetown, MA

1994 Barbara Singer Fine Art, Cambridge, MA

1993 The New East End Gallery, Provincetown, MA

1993 Mu Gallery, Boston, MA

1992 The New East End Gallery, Provincetown, MA

1992 The Mills Gallery, Boston Center for the Arts, Boston, MA

1991 The New East End Gallery, Provincetown, MA

1990 The New East End Gallery, Provincetown, MA

1989 The New East End Gallery, Provincetown, MA


Group Exhibitions

2018 “Three,” Attleboro Arts Museum, Attleboro, MA

2018 “Faces”, Site: Brooklyn, Brooklyn, NY

2013 “New Directions”, The Barrett Art Center, Poughkeepsie, NY

2013 “Figurativas 2013”, La Fundación de las Artes y los Artistas, Barcelona, Spain

2013 “Off the Wall”, Danforth Art Museum, Framingham, MA

2011 “Group Artists”, Pamela Williams Gallery, Amagansett, NY

2010      “Mini Art Video Fest”, Jokai Club. Budapest, Hungary

2010      “Former Fort Pointers”, Fort Point Channel, Boston, MA

2010      ArtHamptons, Bridgewater, NY

2009 “24th International Juried Show”,  Visual Arts Center of New Jersey, Summit, NJ

2009 Art Basel, Miami, FL

2009 “In Gratitude”, Tuc Rac Ter,  Budapest, Hungary

2008 “National Juried Show, Drawing”, South Shore Art Center, Cohasset, MA

2008 “Byrdcliffe Pollock-Krasner Fellows”, Kleinert/James Arts Center, Woodstock, NY

2006 The Julie Heller Gallery, Provincetown, MA

2006 The Turtle Gallery, Deer Isle, ME

2006 “December Show”, Rice Pollack Gallery, Boston, MA

2005 The Julie Heller Gallery, Provincetown, MA

2005 The Munson Gallery, Chatham, MA

2005 The Turtle Gallery, Deer Isle, ME

2004 “The Figure Now”, Westport Art Center, Westport, CT

2004 The Julie Heller Gallery, Provincetown, MA

2004 The Munson Gallery, Chatham, MA

2004 The Turtle Gallery, Deer Isle, ME

2003 The Julie Heller Gallery, Provincetown, MA

2003 The Munson Gallery, Chatham, MA

2002 Susan Berke Fine Arts, Redbank, NJ

2002 The Julie Heller Gallery, Provincetown, MA

2002 The Lee Musselman Gallery, Hudson, NY

2002 The Ute Steibich Gallery, Lenox, MA

2001 The Acacia Gallery, Gloucester, MA

2001 The Clark House Gallery, Bangor, ME

2001 The Julie Heller Gallery, Provincetown, MA

2001 The Munson Gallery, Chatham, MA

2001 The Ute Steibich Gallery, Lenox, MA

2001 “Where Art Lives”, Susan Berke Fine Art, Redbank, NJ

1999 “Revealing The Nude”, Chase Gallery, Boston, MA

1998 “Figure and Fantasy”, Chase Gallery, Boston, MA

1997 “Summer Invitational”, Chase Gallery, Boston, MA

1996 “Summer Realism Show”, Pepper Gallery, Boston, MA

1996 “Works on Paper”, Barbara Singer Fine Arts Gallery, Cambridge, MA

1994 “Fantastically Real”, Mills Gallery, Boston, Center for the Arts, Boston, MA

1993 “Self Portrait”, Provincetown Art Association, Provincetown, MA

1993 “Summer Group”, Clark Gallery, Lincoln, MA

1992 “Allegory Two”, The New East End Gallery, Provincetown, MA

1991 “Nuclear Solstice”, Mills Gallery, Boston, Center for the Arts, Boston, MA

1990 “The Flag Show”, The New East End Gallery, Provincetown, MA

1983 “First Annual Painting Competition”, Provincetown Art Association, Provincetown, MA

1982 “Small Works Show”, Provincetown Art Association, Provincetown, MA

1981 “New Artists”, The Cove Gallery, Wellfleet, MA

1980 “Small Works Show”, Provincetown Art Association, Provincetown, MA

Publications

2013 “Michael Costello: Boxers and Ballerinas,” The Boston Globe, February 27, 2013

2013 Alexis Avedisian, “Michael Costello at Gold Gallery,” Dig Boston, February 20, 2013

2010 “Michael Costello, Gods and monsters”, American Art Collector, April

2009 Galway, Bridget, “Of Muppets and Monsters”, WHL Review

2009 Kennedy, Adam and Renee, “Michael Costello”, Best of American Artist, Pastel

2008 Nash, Matthew, “Michael Costello at Gallery XIV”, Big Red & Shiny

2003 Mc Kown, Rich, “Painting in the Nude”, Cape Cod Review

1998 Hill, Shawn, “Style Rules”, Bay Windows

1998 Mc Quaid, Cate, “Stills of Sacred Fruit”, The Boston Globe

1992 Hill, Shawn, “Impending Doom”, Bay Windows

1991 Mc Quaid, Cate, “Nuclear Solstice”, South End News

1991 Stapen, Nancy, “Passion Fuels Nuclear Solstice”, The Boston Globe

1990 Hill, Shawn, “Stress Points”, Bay Windows

Corporate and Public Collections

National Portrait Gallery

Federal Reserve

Kemper Collection

The Boston Public Library

The Abrams Collection

Wellington Management

Provincetown Art Association and Museum

Fidelity Investment

Awards and Residencies

2011 Residency at The Studios at Key West, Key West, FL

2009 International Artists' Residency/Seminar, Budapest

2007 Pollock Krasner Byrdcliffe Master

2007 Byrdcliffe Artist Colony Summer Residency