michael banningMichael Banning
Office: CA 2047        

Michael Banning was born in Boulder, Colorado and received his BFA from the University of Colorado, Boulder (1989) and his MFA from Minneapolis College of Art and Design (2004).

Banning's oil paintings and drawings of contemporary American urban, industrial, and domestic landscapes have been exhibited in solo exhibitions in Denver, Minneapolis, Chicago, and New York,  as well as in regional group exhibitions at the Minnesota Marine Art Museum, The Rockford Art Museum, The Wright Museum of Art, The Kohler Art Center, The Charles Allis Museum, The South Bend Regional Museum of Art and the Fort Wayne Museum of Art, among others. He is represented by the Groveland Gallery in Minneapolis, MN.

Banning has received grants from the Minnesota State Arts Board, the Jerome Foundation Travel and Study program, and the City of Chicago where he currently lives. In addition to contemporary landscape, his research interests include artistic anatomy and figure drawing.

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