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Troy Michie Adjunct Instructor in Art

Troy Michie began teaching at Vassar in 2017. He has previously taught at the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts in Philadelphia. 

  • At Vassar since 2017

Contact

Research and Academic Interests

  • Drawing
  • Collage
  • Decollage
  • Assemblage

Courses

  • ART 102a. Drawing I: Visual Language
  • ART 208a. Introduction to Printmaking

Grants, Fellowships, Honors, Awards

Honors and Awards

2016. Art Matters Artist Grant

2015. Rema Hort Mann Foundation, Emerging Artist Grant

Fellowships/ Residencies

2017. Recess Art, New York, NY

2016. Fine Arts Work Center, Provincetown, MA

2015. Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Skowhegan, ME

2014. Workspace Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, New York, NY

2013. Queer Art Mentorship

Troy Michie began teaching at Vassar in 2017. He has previously taught at the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts in Philadelphia. He received a BFA from the University of Texas at El Paso and an MFA from the Yale School of Art. He currently had his first solo exhibition in NYC at Company Gallery in 2017. His group exhibitions include Trigger: Gender As A Tool And A Weapon, New Museum, New York, NY (2017); FOUND: Queer Archaeology; Queer Abstraction, Leslie-Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art, New York, NY (2017); James Baldwin/Jim Brown and the Children, The Artist’s Institute, New York, NY (2016); A Constellation, Studio Museum in Harlem, New York, NY (2015); Outside the Lines: Rites of Spring, Contemporary Art Museum of Houston, Houston, TX (2013); and The Bricoleurs, BRIC Rotunda Gallery, NY (2012).