about

Michelle was born and raised in Toms River, NJ.  She received her BFA from Laguna College of Art & Design and also studied at the Florence Academy of Art in Italy. She considers her work a visual diary and finds interest in old photographs, overlooked items, and nature.  Michelle participates in national and international exhibitions, and her work can be found in private collections around the world.


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SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2017 The Marnie Sheridan Gallery, Michelle Farro: Dream Catalogue, Nashville, TN

2015 Julia Martin Gallery, Dedicated to the One I Love: New Works by Michelle Farro, Nashville, TN

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2017

0-0 LA, Got it for Cheap, Los Angeles, CA, traveling group show

Rod Bianco Gallery, Got it for Cheap, Oslo, Norway, traveling group show

Macaulay & Co. Fine Art, Got it for Cheap, Vancouver, BC, traveling group show

IPCNY, Just Under 100: New Prints 2017, Selected by Kathrine Bradford, New York City

Leu Art Gallery at Belmont University, This, That, & Another Thing, Nashville, TN

Basement Projects, Love Poems, Santa Ana, CA

Cumberland Mill Gallery, PRESSED, Nashville, TN

Laguna Art Museum, Collection of Original Prints for Museum Store, Selected by Malcolm Warner, Executive Director, Laguna Beach, CA

2016

Blend Studio, Platetone: Many hands make light work, Nashville TN

Track One, Regenerates II Revival, Nashville, TN

Julia Martin Gallery, Bevy, Nashville, TN

Lemonade Stand Gallery, Small Works Exhibit, Key West, FL

LaGrange Art Museum, Southeast Regional Exhibition, LaGrange, GA

Laguna Art Museum, Collection of Original Prints for Museum Store, Selected by Malcolm Warner, Executive Director, Laguna Beach, CA

2015

Platetone Gallery, New Member Exhibit, Nashville, TN

A+D Architecture and Design Museum, CELEBRATE: SHELTER, Los Angeles, CA

Laguna Art Museum, Collection of Original Prints for Museum Store, Selected by Malcolm Warner, Executive Director, Laguna Beach, CA

2014

Julia Martin Gallery, Bevy: Round Three, Nashville, TN

Julia Martin Gallery, Bevy: Round Two, Nashville, TN

Laguna Art Museum, Collection of Original Prints for Museum Store, Selected by Malcolm Warner, Executive Director, Laguna Beach, CA

2013

Laguna Beach City Hall, City of Laguna Beach Juried Fine Art Exhibition, Laguna Beach, CA

Brea Gallery, 28th Annual Made in California Juried Show, Curated by Meg Linton, Director of Galleries and Exhibitions at Otis College of Art and Design, City of Brea, CA

 

FELLOWSHIPS AND AWARDS

2017

HGN & Tennessee Arts Commission, mural award, Nashville, TN

2012

Vermont Studio Center, Fellowship Award/Studio Residency, Johnson, VT

City of Laguna Beach, Second Place Award, Art That’s Small at City Hall, Laguna Beach, CA