Michelle Holzapfel

Michelle Holzapfel has over three decades of experience turning and carving native hardwoods. Her work has been exhibited in museums and galleries in the U.S., Europe, Australia. It has been acquired by the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston, the Rhode Island School of Design Museum, Yale University Art Gallery, the Mint Museum, the Museum of Art & Design, the Smithsonian's Renwick Gallery, and other public and private collections. Publications featuring her work include House Beautiful, American Craft, Woodworking, and Fine Woodworking. She has lectured and taught at events sponsored by local and national craft organizations. Her writings have been published in American Craft, Woodwork and Turning Points magazines.

Solo Exhibitions
2014 -"Nurture, Nature, Culture, Chance," Fuller Craft Museum, Brockton, MA
2009 -"Lost & Found"- del mano Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2004 -"Michelle Holzapfel"- del mano Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2003 -" In the Shape of a Vessel"- Barry Friedman Gallery, New York, NY
2002 -"Recent Volumes"- Connell Gallery, Atlanta, GA
2001 -"Pilgrim Vessels"- Barry Friedman Gallery, New York, NY
2000 - "Inner Circle" "- del mano Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
1999 -"Bespoke Vessels"- Barry Friedman Gallery, New York, NY
1997 -"Family Jewels"- Peter Joseph Gallery, New York, NY
1994 -"Circling the Square"- Peter Joseph Gallery, New York, NY
1992 -"Elemental Objects"- Peter Joseph Gallery, New York, NY
1991 -"Michelle Holzapfel"- Peter Joseph Gallery, New York, NY
1983 -Arts Council of Windham Co. grantee, Brattleboro Museum & Arts Center, VT