Michael Reid Rubenstein
born Chicago, IL 1949


Exhibitions

2003
Xyloform Gallery, Lee Weitzman, Chicago, IL
2001
Arizona Biennial, Kathryn Kanjo & Julie Sassie, Tucson Museum of Art, AZ
Group Show, Oskar Friedl Gallery, Chicago, IL
2000
Buddha Show, Oskar Friedl Gallery, Chicago, IL
Crossover, Oskar Friedl Gallery, Chicago, IL*
1998
black dog take me home, NoFo Gallery Wilmington, NC
1997
Fresh Nudes, NoFo Gallery, Cassie Petrovic, Wilmington, NC
1993
Killers Show, Layaway Visual Arts, Chicago, IL
Minded Motion,
Art-Tech Gallery, Kasia Chudy, Chicago, IL
Around the Coyote, Layaway Visual Arts, Chicago IL
1992
Around the Coyote, Layaway Visual Arts, Chicago, IL
1991
Scapes, Deson Saunders gallery, Chicago, IL*
Rapture,
Lorenzo Rodriquez, Chicago, IL
1990
On Nature, Deson Saunders Gallery, Chicago, IL
Castles in the Sky, Oskar Friedl Gallery, Lake Point Towers, Chicago, IL
1989
Governor's Awards Exhibition, State of Illinois Building
1988
Artists for A.R.T., Merchandise Mart, Chicago, IL
1987
Masks Show, Klein Gallery, Chicago, IL
Wellington Arts Council
, Illinois Masonic Hospital, Chicago, IL
Figure WShow, J. Roisenthal Fine Arts, Chicago, IL
Fantasies Show, Chicago Art Institute Sales & Rental Gallery, Chicago, IL
1986
J. Rosenthal Fine Arts, Chicago, IL
1985
Salon des Refuses, Halsted Gallery, Chicago, IL
Stranger's Show, Cabaret Metro, Chicago, IL
1984
10th Juried Exhibit of Illinois Artists, N,A.M.E. Gallery, Chicago, IL
*denotes one-person shows

Awards

1987 Illinois Arts Council Fellowhip Grant

Reviews

Chicago Tribune, August 23, 1991, Alan G.Artner
New City, May 9-15, 1991, Sally Bourrie, "Art Aloft"
Chicago Art Review, 1989, Fourth Edition, American References Inc.
Chicago Sun Times, February 20, 1987, Mary Sherman, "The Figure"
New Art Examiner, June 1986, Tia Murphy, "Four Artists"


Education

1975-1977 - School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Teacher Certification
1968-1974 - Hartford Art School, U. of H., B.F.A

Corporate Collections
Abbott Laboratories
Abbott Interfast Corporation, Martin Binder
Amy Burack Company
Law Offices of Neal Gerber, Eisenberg & Lurie
Law Offices of Orr & Seaborg, Tom Orr
Chuck Olin & Associates