Michelle Graves, Art Deck Co Eight Bit Hearts by Michelle Graves The Brain, 2010. Michelle Graves Portrait of Crush, 2013. Michelle Graves This Experience, 2011. Michelle Graves Contemplation, 2012. Michelle Graves Exist, 2011. Michelle Graves Nothing in my way, 2011. Michelle Graves Stop Small Emotions, 2010. Michelle Graves Unearthing, 2002. pg 8. Michelle Graves

This site is a perpetual work in progress…so please check back for new work and archiving of past work.  Thanks! -Michelle


May 30, 2015.(scheduled) Paper Crown Gallery: IAM Collaborative Exhibition. Arlington Heights, IL.

May 9, 2015.(scheduled) Chicago TrubornKeep it 100.  Chicago, IL.

April 15, 2015.(scheduled) Focus on the Arts: 25th Celebration.  Highland Park, IL.

March 27-29, 2015.  ArtDeckCo: Salt Lake City International Tattoo Convention, UT.
Winter 2014/2015.
Featured on the cover of Packington Review – A Journal of Literature and the Arts.

Feb 27, 2015. Artist Talk for BREATHS BEATS + BEEPS: At reinstated Chicago bar/gallery venue,  Reed’s Local, Belmont and Sacremento.

Feb 6, 2015. Solo Exhibition. BREATHS BEATS + BEEPS: At reinstated Chicago bar/gallery venue,  Reed’s Local, Belmont and Sacremento.

Jan 16, 2015. Woman Made Gallery: Document Jan 16 – Feb 26, 2015.

Dec 18, 2014. Atomic Sketch: Featured Artist. Participatory live art event at Green Eye Lounge, Chicago.

Aug 24, 2014. Tritriangle: Garage Sale (Show). Collaboration with Trisha O. Martin in Hoarded Ephemeralities.

Aug 23, 2014. Chicago TrubornThe Vinyl Frontier. Opening Reception, Chicago, IL.

Aug 22, 2014. ArtDeckCoArtists on Boards. Opening Reception, Chicago, IL.

May 31, 2014.  ArtDeckCo: Artists on Boards. Opening Reception, Portland, OR.

February 15, 2014. 32Forty: Love Sick Opening Reception, collaboration with members of Ava Grey, Chicago.

September 28, 2013.  32Forty: Grand Opening Exhibition, Chicago. Live Photoshop art demo.

August 30-Sept 1, 2013. Northcoast Street Festival, Chicago. Alongside Ava Grey, street art collaborative.

August 24, 2013. Chicago Truborn: Grand Opening Exhibition, Chicago. Alongside Ava Grey, street art collaborative.

May 31-June 1, 2013.  If All Else Fails…, group exhibit at the Co-Prosperity Sphere, Chicago.

April 15, 2013. Presentation on Studies of Social Failure, Columbia College Chicago.

March 9, 2013.  Commission to install Transgression Through Your Breath at the Luminaria festival, in the Instituto Cultural de Mexico, San Antonio, TX.

February 23, 2012.  Opening night for Jason Salavon’s solo show at Ronald Feldman, NYC. I will be assisting Jason with the installation.

November 19, 2012.  Word 6, group exhibit at Columbia College Chicago – see work in progress.

October 26, 2012.  Collaboration with Sean Backus @ Quennect 4, Chicago

April 20, 2012.  Opening Reception for my MFA thesis installation Transgression Through Your Breath at The Center for Book and Paper Arts, Columbia College Chicago

April 13-14, 2012.  DEATH->HEART->BREATH on display at the How Performance Thinks conference at The London Studio Centre, London.

Feb 29, 2012.  Chicago Public Radio interview with Frida Kahlo from the Guerrilla Girls.

Feb 22, 2012. 6pmPresentation @ LACDA on my work at CAA/Los Angeles at the New Media Caucus Showcase.

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