EDUCATION

 

1975                      MFA - University of Massachusetts, Amherst

1970                      BFA - University of Massachusetts, Amherst

1969                      Yale University Summer School of Art and Music

 

 

EDUCATIONAL AND ADMINISTRATIVE EXPERIENCE

 

1976-present        President and Co-founder, Artists-Research-Technology, Inc.

                                www.artistsresearchtechnology.com

 2007-2013             Associate Dean and Lecturer/Associate Professor of Art, College of Humanities and Fine Arts, University of Massachusetts,

                                Amherst. 

1998-2007             Chair, and Lecturer/Associate Professor of Art, Department of Art, Architecture and Art History, University of Massachusetts,

                                Amherst.                                

1993-1998             Assistant to the Chair, and Lecturer, Department of Art, University of Massachusetts, Amherst.

1990-1993             Director and Associate Professor of Art, Liberal Studies Program, Westfield State College, Westfield, Massachusetts.

1988-1990             Dean, (Interim) and Associate Professor of Art, Division of Graduate and Continuing Education, Westfield State College,     

                                Westfield, Massachusetts.

1986-1988             Chair and Associate Professor of Art, Department of Fine Arts, Westfield State College, Westfield, Massachusetts.

1983-1987             President, Westfield Chapter of the Massachusetts State College Faculty Association.

1982-1987             Board of Directors, Massachusetts State College Association.       

1985-1986             Representative to the Massachusetts State College Association Negotiating Team Collective Bargaining for the Faculty.

1978-1985             Director, The Ely Art Gallery, Westfield State College, Westfield, Massachusetts.

 

 

ART WORK IN SELECTED COLLECTIONS

 

               Boston Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Massachusetts

               Commonwealth Federal Savings Bank, Amherst, Massachusetts.

               Davison Gallery, Wesleyan University, Middletown, Connecticut.

               De Cordova Art Museum, Lincoln, Massachusetts.

               E.F. Hutton, Inc., New York.

               Federal Reserve Bank, Boston.

               Hollywood Art Museum, Hollywood, Florida.

               Jane Voorhees Zimmerli Art Museum, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey.

               Library of Congress/National Collection of Fine Arts, Washington, D.C.

               Mead Art Museum, Amherst College, Amherst, Massachusetts

               Mt. Holyoke College Art Museum, South Hadley, Massachusetts.

               New York Public Library Print Collection, New York, New York.

               Purdue University, Lafayette, Indiana.

               Ropes and Gray, Boston, Massachusetts.

               Rose Art Museum, Brandeis University, Waltham, Massachusetts.

               The Newark Museum, Newark, New Jersey.

               Trenton State College, Trenton, New Jersey.

               United States Information Agency, Washington, D.C.

               University Gallery, University of Massachusetts, Amherst.

               Worcester Art Museum, Worcester, Massachusetts.

               Worcester Public Schools, Worcester, Massachusetts.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

 

2015       "Ron Michaud: Paint, Color and the Brain", Hampden Gallery, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, September 13 - October 9

1998       “Five College Faculty Drawing Exhibition”, Herter Gallery, University of Massachusetts, Amherst

1996       "Faculties," University Gallery, University of Massachusetts Amherst.

1996       "5-College Studio Art Faculty Drawing Exhibition," Herter Art Gallery, University of Massachusetts at Amherst

1995       "Fine Arts Faculties," University of Massachusetts Medical Center 25th Anniversary, Worcester, Massachusetts

1994       "Ron Michaud:  Paintings, Prints and Drawings, 1980-1994", University of Massachusetts Medical Center Gallery, Worcester,

                 Massachusetts.

1993       "Migrant Within II," Carnegie Gallery, University of Maine, Orono

1993       "Migrant Within II," The Danforth Gallery, Portland, Maine

1993       "Migrant Within II," Centre d'Art, St. George-Beauce, Québec, Canada

1989       “Faculty Exhibition,” Westfield State College, Westfield, Massachusetts.

1984       “Artists-Research-Technology, “ Ely Art Gallery, Westfield State College, Westfield, Massachusetts.

1984       “Offset Prints from Artists-Research-Technology,” Center for Financial Studies, Fairfield University, Fairfield, Connecticut.

1983       “Offset Lithographs,” Temple University in Rome, Rome Italy.

1983       “Prints from Artists-Research-Technology,” Glasgow College of Art, Glasgow, Scotland.

1983       “A.R.T.: An Exhibition of Offset Prints,” University of Rhode Island, Providence.

1983       Three-person Exhibition with Walter Korzec and Justin Curry, Chamberlin Art Gallery, Wilbraham/Monson Academy, Wilbraham,

                 Massachusetts.

1983       "Ron Michaud: Paintings and Drawings," One-person Exhibition,    Herter Gallery, University of Massachusetts, Amherst.

1983       "Ron Michaud: Paintings, Drawings and Prints," One-person Exhibition, South Gallery, Greenfield Community College, Greenfield,

                 Massachusetts.

1983       “28th Annual Contemporary American Art Exhibition,” Ralph Wilson Gallery, Lehigh University, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania.

1982       New England Foundation for the Arts, Visual Arts Touring Program, Cambridge Massachusetts.

1982       “Prints from Oxbow Press,” Hillyer Gallery, Smith College, Northampton, Massachusetts.

1982       “Offset Lithographs from Artists-Research-Technology, Inc.,” Nihon University, Tokyo, Japan.

1981       “Offset Lithographs from Artists-Research-Technology, Inc.,” Museum of Art and Architecture, Nagoya, Japan.

1981       “Prints from A.R.T., Inc.,” The Dibden Gallery, Johnson State College, Johnson, Vermont.

1981       “Miniatures and Artists’ Books,” Pratt Gallery, Amherst, Massachusetts.

1981       “Offset Prints”, Oxbow Press, Amherst, Massachusetts.

1980       “Contemporary Prints,” Mt. Holyoke College Art Museum, South     Hadley, Massachusetts.

1980       “New England Artists Festival and Showcase: A Retrospective of    Interpretations,” Northampton, Massachusetts.

1980       “Faculty Exhibition,” Ely Art Gallery, Westfield State College, Westfield, Massachusetts.

1980       “Art of the State,” Works by finalists and recipients of the 1980 Artists Fellowship Program of the Artists Foundation, Boston,

                 Massachusetts, Federal Reserve Bank, Boston.

1980       “Artists-Research-Technology, Inc.” Rose Art Museum, Brandeis   University, Waltham, Massachusetts.

1979       “Art of the Print: New Dimensions,” Mt. Holyoke College Art Museum, South Hadley, Massachusetts.

1979       “Contemporary American Prints,” United States Information Agency Traveling Exhibition throughout Japan.

1979       “New Directions in Printmaking,” Pratt Graphics Center, National    Traveling Exhibition,  Pratt Graphics Center, New York.

1979       “Prints from A.R.T.,” Mercer County Community College, Trenton, New Jersey.

1979       “The Offset Lithograph,” Ely Art Gallery, Westfield State College,    Westfield, Massachusetts.

1979       “The Making of a Portfolio,” Herter Art Gallery, University of Massachusetts, Amherst.

1979       “The A.R.T. Portfolio,” Hollywood Art Museum, Hollywood, Florida.

1978       “Experimental Offset Lithography,” Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, New York.

1978       “Art of the State,” Works by finalists and recipients of the 1978 Artists Fellowship Program of the Artists Foundation, Boston,

                 Massachusetts.

1978       “Offset Prints,” Manhattanville College, Purchase New York.

1978       “Faculty Exhibition,” Ely Art Gallery, Westfield State College, Westfield, Massachusetts.

1978       “Offset Lithographs,” Hathorn Gallery, Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, New York.

1978       “Layers,” two-person exhibition with Hanlyn Davies, Hilson Gallery, Deerfield Academy, Deerfield, Massachusetts.

1978       “De Cordova Collects New England Artists,” De Cordova Art Museum, Lincoln, Massachusetts.

1978       “Printmakers From Western Massachusetts,” Assumption College, Worcester, Massachusetts.

1978       “National Print Exhibition,” Hollman Gallery, Trenton State College, Trenton, New Jersey.

1977       “Offset Prints: New Editions From Artists-Research-Technology, Inc.,” Mt. Holyoke College Art Museum, South Hadley, Massachusetts.

1977       Touring Exhibition Throughout Japan, United States Information Agency, Washington, D.C.

1977       “Art Faculty Exhibition - Amherst, Hampshire, Mt.  Holyoke, Smith,” University Gallery, Fine Arts Center, University of Massachusetts,

                Amherst.

1977       “25th National Exhibition of Prints,” Smithsonian Institution, Sponsored by the Library of Congress and the National Collection of Fine

                Arts, Washington, D.C. This exhibition toured to the following sites:

               Oklahoma Arts Center, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, December 11 - January 8, 1978.

               Tacoma Art Museum, Tacoma, Washington, January 29 - February 26, 1978.

               University of Mississippi, Oxford, Mississippi, March 19 - April 16, 1978.

               Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock, Arkansas, May 7 - June 4, 1978.

               Hunter Museum of Art, Chattanooga, Tennessee, June 25 - July 23, 1978.

               The Center for the Arts, Allentown, Pennsylvania, August 13 - September 10, 1978.

               Florida Gulf Coast Art Center, Clearwater, Florida, October 1 - 29, 1978.

               Cedar Rapids Art Center, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, November 19 - December 17, 1978.    Museum Archives - The Citadel, Charleston, South

                Carolina, January 14 - February 1, 1979.

               University Arts Collection, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona, March 4 - April 1,    1979.

               Rosenburg Library, Galveston, Texas, April 22 - May 20, 1979.

               Albrecht Art Museum, St. Joseph, Missouri, June 10 - July 8, 1979.

               William Rockhill Nelson Gallery of Art, Kansas City, Missouri, July 29 - August 26, 1979.

               Temple University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, September 16 - October 14, 1979.

               Library, Galveston, Texas, April 22 - May 20, 1979.

1977       “Offset Prints,” Greenfield Community College, Greenfield, Massachusetts.

1977       “Art of the State,” Works by finalists and recipients of the 1977 Artists Fellowship Program of the Massachusetts Arts and Humanities

                Foundation, Rose Art Museum, Brandeis University, Waltham, Massachusetts.

1977       “67th Annual Exhibition,” Wadsworth Athenaeum, Austin Gallery,   Connecticut Academy of Fine Arts, Hartford, Connecticut.

1977       “29th National Exhibition,” Boston Printmakers, De Cordova Museum, Lincoln, Massachusetts.

1977       “Contemporary Prints,” Hollman Gallery, Trenton State College, Trenton, New Jersey.

1976       “Ron Michaud:  Prints and Drawings”, Robert Frost Library, Amherst College, Amhers, Massachusetts.

1976       “Patron’s Choice: New England Artists Under 36,” De Cordova Museum, Lincoln, Massachusetts.

1976       “Collectibles I & II,” Sunne Savage Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts.

1976       “Prints and Drawings 1976,” Mt. Holyoke College Art Museum, South Hadley, Massachusetts.

1975       “CAA Exhibition”, Corcoran Art Gallery, Washington, D.C.

1971       “22nd New England Exhibition, Painting and Drawing”, Silvermine Guild of Artists, New Canaan, Connecticut.

1970       “Max 24-70”, Purdue University, Lafayette, Indiana.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY

 

Michaud, Ronald N., “Exploring the Potentials of Offset Lithography,” Print News, A Publication of the World Print Council, Vol. I, No. 3, June/July, 1979.

 

“Trenton State Mounts Print Show,” Philadelphia Enquirer, March, 1978.

 

“Offset Prints: New Editions From Artists-Research-Technology,” Mt. Holyoke College Art Museum, 1977, catalog of exhibition.

 

“Many Techniques Available to Modern Printmakers,” Valley Advocate, December 2, 1977, review by Laura Holland.

 

“A.R.T..., Inc., Pioneers in Offset Printmaking,” Springfield and Four Counties West, November, 1977, article by Lee Sheridan.

 

“Art and Technology Together in Amherst,” Valley Advocate, July 20, 1977, review by Laura Holland.

 

“Lithographs Use New Techniques,” Springfield Daily News, June 6, 1977, review by Laila Kain.

 

“Offset Printing: A New and Intricate Art,” Choragos, November 10, 1977, Mt. Holyoke College, article by Cathy Counselman.

 

“Hadley Artist Creates Special Museum Print,” Springfield Daily News, September 2, 1977 article and photograph.

 

“Artists Use Offset for Fine Printmaking,” Amherst Record, May 25, 1977, article and photograph.

 

“Arts Extension Poster Features New Process,” AES News, May, 1977.

 

“Exhibition Draws Crowd,” Worcester Telegram, September, 1977 article by Peter P. Donker.

 

“Offset Prints on Display at Skidmore,” Saratoga Gazette, April 20, 1978.

 

“Offset Lithographs,” The Massachusetts Review, Summer Issue, original offset print with photograph and artist’s statement, 1979.

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