Michael Wetzel
Standard, Poodle, 2014-2015
Oil, pigment, wax on canvas
60 x 48 inches
152.4 x 121.9 cm

Michael Wetzel
Eight Burst, 2014-2015
Oil, charcoal, pigment, wax on canvas
60 x 48 inches

152.4 x 121.9 cm

Michael Wetzel
Lemon Slice, 2014-2015
Oil, charcoal, pigment, wax on canvas
54 x 38 inches
137.2 x 96.5 cm

Michael Wetzel

Fountainbleau IV, 2012-2013

Oil, wax, charcoal, ash, and pigment on canvas

84 x 72 inches

213.4 x 183 cm

Michael Wetzel

Parlor of Gaineswood, 2013-2014
Ink on paper
10 3/4 x 10 3/4 inches
27.3 x 27.3 cm

Michael Wetzel

Bust I (Wink), 2012

Oil, wax, and pigment on canvas

32 x 30 inches

81.3 x 76.2 cm

Michael Wetzel

Standard Parliment, 2011-2013

Oil, wax, charcoal, and pigment on canvas

68 x 48 inches

173 x 122 cm

Michael Wetzel

Bust II (Victorian), 2013

Oil, wax, and pigment on canvas

38 x 28 inches

96.5 x 71 cm

Michael Wetzel

Waverly Parlor, 2013-2014
Ink on paper
10 3/4 x 10 3/4 inches
27.3 x 27.3 cm

Michael Wetzel
Grand Saline, 2014
Oil, charcoal, pigment, wax on canvas
36 x 70 inches
91.4 x 177.8 cm

Biography

Michael Wetzel lives and works in New York, NY. Wetzel received a Bachelor of Arts degree in 1989 from State University of New York at Purchase, Purchase, NY.

Wetzel is the recipient of the 2006 Deutsche Bank Fellowship, awarded jointly by Deutsche Bank Art, Deutsche Bank Americas Foundation, and NYFA to 6 Fellows.

Wetzel has had solo exhibitions at Clementine Gallery, New York, NY; John Connelly Presents, New York, NY; Judy Ann Goldman Fine Art, Boston, MA; and LaMontagne Gallery, South Boston, MA. Recent group exhibitions include Townie, Foley Gallery, New York, NY, 2010; Bordin Foundation, New York, NY, 2010; Pulp Fiction, Eleven Rivington, New York, NY, 2009; Apartment Show: If the dogs are barking, Artists Space, New York, NY, 2009; Disorganized, Museum 52, New York, NY, 2009; Painting Exhibition, Susan Hilberry Gallery, Detroit, MI, 2008; The Meaning of Life, Galleria Glance, Torino, Italy, 2008; A New High in Getting Low, ArtNews Projects, Berlin, Germany, 2008; In Exchange, Casa Triangulo, Sao Paolo, Brazil, 2008; Places, LUXE Gallery, New York, NY, 2008; Kamp K48, John Connelly Presents, New York, NY, 2006; Tempest, The Fireplace Project, East Hampton, NY, 2006; Flaming June VI, Spanierman Modern Gallery, New York, NY, 2006; Singular, Gallerie SE, Bergen, Norway, 2006; Group Exhibitions, John Connelly Presents, New York, NY, 2006; and 6 NYFA Fellows, Deutsche Bank, New York, NY, 2006.