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Biography

Michelle Bratsafolis received her B.A. in American Studies from Brandeis University and her J.D. from Hofstra University School of Law. She has studied digital and alternative photographic processes at both the International Center of Photography and the Penumbra Foundation in New York City. She also completed the Studio Intensive Program of the National Academy School of Fine Arts in New York City, where she pursued her interests in alternative photographic processes, painting and sculpture. She has exhibited her work in the United States and abroad, and her work is in several private collections. Bratsafolis served on the Brandeis University Arts Council from 2015-2020 reviewing faculty proposals seeking funding for special art, music and theater programs to benefit university students and the community at large. She lives and works in New York City.

Solo Exhibitions

2016 Sonia Gechtoff Gallery, New York, New York

Odyssey

2014 National Academy School Project Wall

Another Look, Image Redux….Cyanotype and Van Dyke Brown

2014 JE Heaton Jewelers, Millbrook NY

Group Exhibitions

2021 SITE:BROOKLYN GALLERY

Black & White, http:// www.sitebrooklyn.com

an online exhibition curated by Shana Nys Dambrot

July 27-August 24, 2021


Annual POSTCARDS From the EDGE, Virtual exhibition to benefit Visual AIDS

January 8-15, 2021


2020 TOGETHER, https://artspaces.kunstmatrix.com/en/exhibition/947723/together-exhibition

Curated by Nadia Martinez, http://www.nowaboutart.com/news/togethervirtualexhibition


Bortolami, 39 Walker Street, New York, NY

Hosts of 21st Annual POSTCARDS from the EDGE exhibition to benefit Visual AIDS


2019 Soho Photo Gallery, New York, NY

Winner, 15th Annual National Alternative Processes Photography Competition


2018 THE IMAGE FLOW Photography Center, Mill Valley, CA

3rd Annual Alternative Process Photography Exhibition


Long Beach Island Foundation of the Arts and Sciences, Loveladies, NJ

Works on Paper, 2018


Gallery 524, 524 West 26th Street, New York, NY

Hosts of 20th Annual POSTCARDS from the EDGE exhibition to benefit Visual AIDS


Galerie Richard, 121 Orchard Street, New York, NY

Rema Hort Mann Foundation Benefit and Exhibition, Buy What You Love!

2017 Soho Photo Gallery, New York, NY

Winner, 13th Annual National Alternative Processes Photography Competition


National Academy Museum, New York, NY

CREATIVE MISCHIEF exhibition

miranda arts project space, 6 North Pearl Street, Port Chester, New York

indecipherable messages

miranda arts project space, 6 North Pearl Street, Port Chester, New York

Exchanges on Paper


121 Varick Street, New York, NY

Louder Than Words


Lyles & King Gallery, 106 Forsythe Street, New York, NY

Rema Hort Mann Foundation Benefit and Exhibition, Buy What You Love!


Metro Pictures 519 W 24th Street, New York, NY

Hosts of 19th Annual POSTCARDS from the EDGE exhibition to benefit Visual AIDS


Sonia Gechtoff Gallery, New York, NY

Mid-year exhibition, National Academy School

2016 Soho Photo Gallery, New York, NY

Winner, 12th Annual National Alternative Processes Photography Competition

National Academy Museum, New York, NY

CREATIVE MISCHIEF exhibition


Sonia Gechtoff Gallery, New York, NY

Black & White Perspectives: Works on Paper


Sonia Gechtoff Gallery, New York, NY

Emotion, Discovery and Illusion-Between Art and Fashion

Sikkema Jenkins & Co., New York, NY

Hosts of 18th Annual POSTCARDS from the EDGE exhibition to benefit Visual AIDS


Oakcliff Sailing Club, 4th Annual Spring Art Show, Oyster Bay, NY

Bailey House Gala & Auction, Pier 60, Chelsea Piers, New York, NY


CARA Gallery, New York, NY

Rema Hort Mann Foundation Benefit and Exhibition, Buy What You Love!


2015 Soho Photo Gallery, New York, NY

Winner, 11th Annual National Alternative Processes Photography Competition


Sonia Gechtoff Gallery, New York, NY

Mid-year exhibition, National Academy School


Salamagundi Art Club, New York, NY

American Artists' Professional League 87th Annual Grand National Exhibition


Sonia Gechtoff Gallery, New York, NY

Year–end exhibition, National Academy School


National Academy Museum, New York, NY

CREATIVE MISCHIEF exhibition

Sonia Gechtoff Gallery, New York, NY

Outdoor Visions


Luhring Augustine Gallery, New York, NY

Hosts of 17th Annual POSTCARDS from the EDGE exhibition to benefit Visual AIDS

Sonia Gechtoff Gallery, New York, NY

Experiments in Self-Portraiture

Sonia Gechtoff Gallery, New York, NY

Mid-year exhibition, National Academy School


2014 Bosi Contemporary, New York, NY

Rema Hort Mann Foundation Benefit and Exhibition, Buy What You Love!


Sonia Gechtoff Gallery, New York, NY

Year–end exhibition, National Academy School


Salamagundi Art Club, New York, NY,

American Artists Professional League 86th Annual Grand National Exhibition


Cristiani Gallery, Torino, Italy


Soho Photo Gallery, New York, NY

Winner, 10th Annual Alternative Processes Photography Competition


Sonia Gechtoff Gallery, New York, NY

Reflections on the Classical


Castle Fitzjohns Gallery, New York, NY

Everybody Will Be Famous for 12 inches exhibition


Casa Menzio, Torino, Italy


National Academy Museum, New York, NY

CREATIVE MISCHIEF exhibition


Luhring Augustine Gallery, New York, NY

Hosts of 16th Annual POSTCARDS from the EDGE exhibition to benefit Visual AIDS


Sonia Gechtoff Gallery, New York, NY

Mid-Year Exhibition, National Academy School

Art Fairs

2016 FRIDGE Art Fair NYC, Angel Orensanz Foundation, New York, NY


Bibliography

2020 Together, Exhibition Catalog

https://issuu.com/nadiamartinez/docs/together_exhibition_catalog


2017 Whitehot Magazine, Discovering Artists, Both Old and New, at Creative Mischief

https://whitehotmagazine.com/articles/old-new-at-creative-mischief/3682

National Academy Museum and School CREATIVE MISCHIEF Exhibition Catalogue

Indecipherable Messages Exhibition Catalogue

https://issuu.com/nadiamartinez/docs/indecipherable_messages_-_catalog


2016 Brandeis University Alumni & Friends, News & Publications

http://alumni.brandeis.edu/news-publications/news-archive/bratsafolis.html.


ArtSlant: Creative Mischief 2016


National Academy Museum and School CREATIVE MISCHIEF Exhibition Catalogue


2015 National Academy Museum and School, Emotion, Discovery & Illusion--Between Art and Fashion

Exhibition Catalogue

National Academy Museum and School CREATIVE MISCHIEF Exhibition Catalogue