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Stella Michaels
New York, NY

About the Artist

Stella Michaels is a contemporary painter born and raised in New York City. She has been described as a channel of the past traveling on a highway to the future; a medium between people and paintings. She acquired her BFA from New York University, where she focused on both the visual and performing arts. After several years of working in theatre and music, Ms. Michaels amplified her focus to visual expression, utilising her proficiency in sound and vision to execute her operatic paintings.

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About the Artist

Stella Michaels is a contemporary painter born and raised in New York City. She has been described as a channel of the past traveling on a highway to the future; a medium between people and paintings. She acquired her BFA from New York University, where she focused on both the visual and performing arts. After several years of working in theatre and music, Ms. Michaels amplified her focus to visual expression, utilising her proficiency in sound and vision to execute her operatic paintings.

Artist’s Work

Venus mars stairway to heaven
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Venus & Mars (Stairway to Heaven)

By Stella Michaels

Houses of the holy xi
Stella michaels

Houses of the Holy XI

By Stella Michaels

Selected Exhibitions

  • the Highline Exhibit Loft "2 Sides Of The Coin"
    Chelsea, NY, 2017
  • Abbozzo Gallery Exhibit "7"
    Toronto, Ontario , 2016
  • SKG Exhibit "East meet West a Rising Sun"
    Chelsea, NY, 2014
  • SKG Exhibit "House of Pop and Soul"
    Meatpacking District, NY, 2014
  • SKG Exhibit "Parasols Pinups and Pianos"
    Chelsea, NY, 2013
  • ArtHamptons
    Bridgehampton, NY, 2013
  • SKG Exhibit "The Road Less Traveled"
    Chelsea, NY, 2012
  • The Mark Hotel "Mobile PopUp"
    Upper East Side, NY, 2011
  • The Standard Hotel "Mobile PopUp"
    Meatpacking District, NY, 2010

Press and Accolades

  • Forbes Magazine; The Art World's Bonnie And Clyde Flip The Chelsea Script
    2017
  • Saatchi Art; Special Feature" 'Big & Bold: Statement Pieces for $5000 and more' Collection"
    2015
  • Interview Magazine; High Line Balancing Act
    2014
  • Artnet; Charlie Finch on "When a Good Painter Goes Bad"
    2012

Education

  • New York University, BFA
    New York, NY