Resume

Michael Angelo Gagliardi
Artist/Designer

4170 NE 43rd Ave, High Springs, FL, 32643

Cell: 773-531-4993

Email: MA9001@AOL.COM

BIRTH DATE: January 26, 1962

EDUCATION: B.F.A. - C.W. POST COLLEGE - 1984 - FINE ARTS (Sculpture)

                       M.A - C.W. POST COLLEGE - 1986 - THEATRICAL DESIGN

UNION: I.A.T.S.E. - LOCAL #2 Chicago STAGEHANDS

GALLERY SHOWINGS:

  1. Visionary Art Gallery – Group show – Landscapes – Gainesville -2018

  2. Tench Arts Gallery - Michael Angelo Gagliardi – 35 Years As An Artist – Artist/curator – Gainesville - 2018

  3. Oak Hammond Gallery/Hippodrome Theatre Gallery - Folk Art Exhibition – Gainesville Fl - 2018

  4. Gainesville Fine Art Association Gallery – multiple shows – Gainesville Fl - 2015 to present

  5. Long Beach Foundation Of The Arts And Sciences - 2018 Works On Paper National Competition - Loveladies NJ - 2018

  6. Nude Nite Miami - 3day art event – Miami - 2017

  7. DNA From The Hand Of Man Gallery – gallery artist – Gainesville Fl - 2016 to 2017

  8. Nude Night Tampa - 3day art event – Tampa Bay - 2016 and 2017

  9. Oak Hammond/The Hippodrome Theatre Gallery – Da Da Exhibit - 2rd Place – Gainesville Fl - 2016

  10. Location 1980 Gallery (Costa Mesa CA) - Animal Spirit Group Show – Best in Show Award – Cosa Masa - 2015

  11. We Are Water – Gallery Swarm – artist/curator - Chicago - 2012

  12. Gallery Artist – 4Art Gallery – multiple group shows - Chicago - 2010 - 2013 

  13. Pointe of Departure – Joffery Ballet - Chicago - 2011

  14. Emerging Artist Show -Urban Art Retreat – Chicago - 2011

  15. Maison Rouge Gallery -.2008-2009 Gallery Artist – Chicago

  16. Black Walnut Gallery – Multiple Shows – Chicago - 2007 - 2008

  17. Smart Show – The Flat Iron Building – Chicago - 2008

  18. Chicago Art Open – October 2005 - 2008

  19. Erotic Erotica – Elle Leven Gallery August – Chicago - 2008

  20. Artist for the Prevention of Violence Against Women In Uganda – Group Show Fund Raiser – Chicago - 2008

  21.  Got Knifed Gallery - Multiple Group Shows– Chicago – 2007 - 2008

  22. Group Show – Infusion Gallery – Los Angeles – 2008

  23. Wits End Gallery – Aurora IL – Group show – Aurora Il - 2007

  24. Illustrations For Stories Not Yet Told – One Man Show – Gallery at Holy Covenant Church – Chicago - 2007

  25. Solo Show Sculpture – Art On Armitage Gallery – artist/curator – Chicago - 2006

  26. Chicago Area Artist Alliance Group Show – CAAA Gallery – Spring – Chicago -2006

  27. The Art House – Artist Cooperative – Oak Brook Il – 2005-2006

  28. Pop Up Gallery – Erotic Art Show – St Louis – 2005

  29. Artemisia Gallery Chicago – New Works - Solo show invite – Chicago – 1992

  30. Synergy Theatre Gallery – Multiple Shows, Group and solo – Chicago – 1991-93

  31. Artists Against Homelessness – Group show fund raiser - Chicago – 1989-92

  32. Ward-Lawrence Gallery – Michael Angelo Gagliardi Sculpture Solo Show – NYC - 1989

  33. 9th Precinct Gallery – Outside Manhattan Group Show – NYC – 1988

  34. Stockwell Gallery – Rebirth (group show) – NYC - 198

  35. Revolving Door Gallery – Pop up gallery – Group Show – NYC – 1987-88

  36. Pop up gallery – Semi-private solo event – NYC – 1987

  37. Manhattan Performance Group – Solo Show – NYC - 1986

 

THEATRICAL EXPERIENCE:

  1. Road Fly man – Mary Poppins –1/2009 – 12/2010

  2. Head Carpenter (Vacation fill) - Jersey Boys (Chicago) – 10/04/08 – 12/28/08

  3. Road Automation Man – The Color Purple –2/24/07 – 05/02/08  

  4. Local Carpenter - PIRATE QUEEN - Broadway in Chicago Palace Theatre    

  5. Advance Carpenter - The Lion King - Disney Theatrical –– 1/14/05 – 3/05/06

  6. Assistant Carpenter - The Lion King - Disney Theatrical 2/09/03 – 2/06/04

  7. Head Carpenter - Titanic - Dodger Theatricals - 10 venues/11 weeks-2000

  8. Head Carpenter - Peter Pan with Cathy Rigby - PETER PAN COMPANY LLC - Bus and truck tour - 30 venues including Broadway twice 1998-99

  9. Head Carpenter - SHOWBOAT III - National Tour LIVENT (US) INC. - 7 venues - 1996-98

  10. Freelance Carpenter/Welder - (Hawkeye Scenic Studios, Becker Scenic Studios, CBS-TV, WGN-TV, FOX 32) - 1992-2002

  11. Freelance Stagehand - (Palace Theatre, Ford Center for the Performing Arts, Shubert Theatre, Chicago Theatre, Rosemont Theatre.) - 1991-2007

  12. Custom Prop Maker - Independent Contractor- 1992-2003

  13. Auditorium Theatre - Carpenter (City Of Angels, Miss Saigon, Crazy for You, Phantom Of The Opera) - 1992-95

  14. Popular Creek Music Theatre - Spot Light Operator - 1991-94

  15. Chicago Scenic Studios - Paint Dept. Supervisor - 1989-90

  16. Stage Scenery (BRUCE & BRUCE), J. PATTERSON SCENIC STUDIOS -  Carpenter, Welder, Scenic Artist - 1985-88

 

SPECIAL ARTISTIC EXPERIENCES:

  1. Conservation Chairman – NSS-CDS – 2015 to 2018 – Team Leader Underwater Cave Archiving Project

  2. Conservation Chairman/ Bod – NACD – Multiple Conservation projects - 2013-2015

  3. Expedition artist – Cozumel Cenote Exploration and Mapping Expedition 2011-2012

  4. Artist and team leader – Whale Bone –Devil’s Springs Restoration project 2015

  5. Artist and team leader - Cow Springs Restoration Project - 2009

  6. USS MONITOR 2002 Survey Expedition - expedition artist/research scuba diver - N.O.A.A. – 2002

 

 

“In the end, this is what artist are, in our most basic form, We are all story tellers.”