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Micheal Gerard Madigan


American, Born 1957



Current Gallery Representation

James Gallery. Pittsburgh, Pa.

Morpeth Contemporary. Hopewell, NJ.

Madigan Contemporary Virtual Art Gallery

Former Gallerists and Representatives:

Stricoff Fine Art  New York N.Y.

Reece Gallery  New York  N.Y.

Concept Art Gallery  Pittsburgh, Pa.

Turn of the Century Fine Art. Berkeley, Ca.

Hrefna Jonsdottir Gallery Lambertville, NJ.

Rosenfeld Gallery, Philadelphia, Pa.

DuMont-Landis Fine Art. Lawrenceville New Jersey

Lorraine Skidmore Fine Art. Lawrenceville New Jersey

Aisling Group. Washington D.C.



Solo Exhibitions:

*Solo Exhibition "Within and Without" James Gallery, Pittsburgh, Pa. 2023

*Solo Exhibition "Painting Colloquy" Morpeth Contemporary.Hopewell,NJ 2022

*Solo Exhibition “The Dearest Sense”  Morpeth Contemporary.Hopewell, NJ.2018

*Solo Exhibition “ Margin and Evocation”  Morpeth Contemporary.Hopewell, NJ 2016 

*Solo Exhibition“Paintings from Etruria.” Aisling Group Fine Art. Washington, D.C. 2016

*Solo Exhibition “Memory Walking” Stricoff Gallery. NYC.  2014

*Solo Exhibition “Passing in Beauty” Morpeth Contemporary. Hopewell,NJ.  2014

*Solo Exhibition. Aspect and Perception. James Gallery, Pittsburgh, Pa  2014

*Solo Exhibition. Small Works 2010-2013 . Aisling Group Fine Art. Washington, DC

*Solo Exhibition. Morpeth Contemporary Art. Hopewell, NJ.2012 

*Solo Exhibition.Stricoff Gallery NYC .2010

*“Recent Paintings”. James Gallery. Pittsburgh, Pa. 2010

*Solo Exhibition. Morpeth Contemporary Art. Hopewell, NJ   2010

*Solo Exhibition . Stricoff Fine Art. NYC 2008

*Solo Exhibition “ Building Rituals” Morpeth Gallery. Hopewell,NJ.2007

*“Binding Thoughts” Stricoff Gallery NYC.2006

*Solo Exhibition “ Recent Thoughts” Gallerie Alphacentauri, Parma, Italy 2006

*Solo Exhibition, “ Stone upon Stone” Morpeth Gallery. Hopewell, NJ 2005

*Solo Exhibition, “ Memory Walking” Morpeth Gallery. Hopewell,NJ 2003

*Solo Exhibition, “ Long Walking” Turn of the Century Fine Arts, Berkeley,  California.2001

*Solo Exhibition, “Aisling Gheal” Phillips Museum of Art, Franklin &Marshall  College 2001

*Solo Exhibition, “Aisling Gheal” Morpeth Gallery. Hopewell, NJ 2001

*Solo Exhibition, Turn of the Century Gallery, Berkeley, California. 1999                                            *Solo Exhibition,  Ruth Morpeth Gallery. Pennington, NJ 1999

*Solo Exhibition, Aizenman Art, Princeton, NJ.1998

*Solo Exhibition Nassau Club, Princeton, NJ 1998

*Color of Music. Anne Reid Art Gallery. PDS, Princeton, NJ.1995

*Solo Exhibition. Stage Left Galleria. New Brunswick, NJ.1994

*Solo exhibition. Turn of the Century Fine Art. Berkeley,Ca. 1993

*Solo exhibition. Mercer College. Lawrenceville, NJ. 1991

*Solo Exhibition. Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art. Blair Gallery. 1987.

*Color of Music. Anne Reid Art Gallery. PDS, Princeton, NJ.1995

 *Solo exhibition. University Museum. Indiana University of Pennsylvania. 1986




Group Exhibitions

* Group Exhibition " Different Strokes" James Gallery. Pittsurgh,Pa. 2022

*Group Exhibition “Artist and Dealers” Ellarslie Museum. Trenton, N.J. 2017

*Fall group exhibition “Abstracts -Estes ,Madigan, Wait” Stricoff Fine Art,NYC 2016

*Solo Exhibition“Paintings from Etruria.” Aisling Group Fine Art. Washington, D.C. 2016

*Spring group exhibition “Kearns, Madigan, Kessler” Stricoff Fine Art,NYC.2016

*“The Nature of Abstraction” Trenton Museum at Ellarslie Mansion. Trenton, N.J. 2015.

*Winter Group Exhibit. Stricoff Fine Art. NYC. 2015.

*“Madigan and Yang” Stricoff Gallery 2012

*Madigan and Olson. Recent Paintings. Parma, Italy 2005

*AlphaCentauri Estate XV. Associazione Culturale Alphacentauri D’Arte Editrice.

   Province de Parma, Italy. 2005

*“Atlantic Crossing” Irish/American Artists for Cill Rialaig project. Catherine

    Hammond Gallery. Co.Cork. Ireland 2004

*“New Blood”  James Gallery, Pittsburgh, Pa.2004

*XIV Ellarslie Open-Ellarslie Museum, Trenton,NJ 2001(Triangle Award for Painting)

*Phillips Mill Juried Exhibition, New Hope, Pa (Juror’s Award for Painting)1996-97

*Connotations. Scanticon Galleria, Princeton, NJ. 1995

*Paintings from American Collections. Indiana University of Pennsylvania. 1993.

*Musee Municipal de Saint Die-Des Vosges. St. Die . France 1992

*Trenton Museum . Ellarslie Open Juried Exhibition. 1988,90,92

* “American Painters”Galerie Contrast. Metz, France.1991

*Mercer Artists Juried Exhibition. Mercer College. Lawrenceville, NJ. ( Mercer

  County Cultural and Heritage Foundation purchase award.)

*Pittsburgh Society of Artists Juried Exhibition. Pittsburgh, Pa. 1988.

*Le Musee Regional. Bar le Duc. France. 1989.

*Galerie Sneider. Strasbourg, France. 1989.

*Westmorland Museum of Art Juried Exhibition. Greensburg, Pa.1986

*Galerie Stanislas. Nancy, France.1989.

*M.A.S.K. National Invitational. Erie Museum of Art, Clarion University Art

  gallery,Indiana University of Pennsylvania. 1986

*Selected works from the Hoyt Institute of Art permanent collection. Butler

  Institute of Art.1985

*Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art Triennial Exhibition. St. Francis College.


*National Juried Exhibition. Pennsylvania State Museum. Harrisburg, Pa. 1985.

*Pennsylvania Artists / Educators Juried Exhibition. State Museum. Harrisburg,

  Pa. 1984.

*Associated Artists of Pittsburgh Juried members exhibition. P.C.A. Pittsburgh, Pa.


*Hoyt Institute of Art National Painting Exhibition. 1982-83. Museum purchase

  award 1983

*Associated Artists of Pittsburgh Annual Exhibition. Museum of Art Carnegie

  Institute. 1980,81,83. Museum purchase award.1980.

*Michigan Art Train National Invitational. 1981. Michigan State Council on the

  Arts. National Endowment for the Arts.



Public Collections ( partial listing)


Museum of Art, Carnegie Institute, Pittsburgh, Pa.

Musee de Beaux Arts. Nancy, France.

University Museum. I.U.P. Indiana, Pa.

Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art. Loretto, Pa.

One Oxford Center Collection. Pittsburgh, Pa.

First National Bank of Pennsylvania. Pittsburgh, Pa.

Hoyt Institute of Art. New Castle, Pa.

Blue Cross Corporation of Pennsylvania.

Bristol Meyers-Squibb Corporation. Princeton,NJ.

Educational Testing Service. Princeton,NJ.

Mercer Cultural and Heritage Foundation. Mercer County, NJ

Sun Corporation. Princeton, NJ.

McMaster Carr Corp, Princeton, NJ

Johnson & Johnson Corporation. New Brunswick, NJ.

Post&Schell. Harrisburg,Pa.

Ritz Carlton. New York,NY.

Sandler O’Neill. New York, NY.

Newmark Knight Frank, New York. NY

Federal Reserve Bank. Philadelphia, Pa



Numerous private collections throughout the United States and in Italy, Spain, France, Denmark, Portugal, United Kingdom, Ireland, Austria, Germany, Brazil, South Korea, Israel, Hong Kong and Switzerland.



Education: M.A. F. A.(Painting), B. F. A., Indiana University of Pennsylvania. Indiana Pa.



Professional Experience:


1998-2006:    Professor of Art (adjunct),The College of New Jersey, Trenton, NJ.

1988- 2002:  Painting, Drawing, Color Theory, Figure Drawing, Mural Design.

Artworks: The Visual Art School of Princeton and Trenton.

Trenton, NJ.

1987:  Art History, Exploration in the Arts. Saint Francis College, Loretto, Pa.

1985-86: Drawing, Painting, Design I, Design II, Color Theory. Indiana

University of Pennsylvania. Indiana Pa.  (graduate assistant)

1983-85: Drawing, Advanced Drawing, Advanced Painting, Design II, Color

Theory. Antonelli Institute of Art. York, Pa.

Trustee, Education Committee Chair, The Visual Art School of Princeton and

Trenton. Trenton NJ 1999-2001

Aisling Group Fine Art. Washington, D.C. (Founding partner,Artistic Director)


Private Studio Practice. 1978-present


International :


Director of painting studies – at Ballinakill Studio. Republic of Ireland 1998-99 . 2001,2002

International Artist in Residence, Cill Rialaig Project, County Kerry, Republic of Ireland 2002-04

Artist in Residence, adjunct professor of art-  Parma ,Italy. (St. Francis University, Loretto, Pa.)2005,2006,2011

 Awards and Fellowships:


2018 Distinguished Alumni in the Fine Arts. Indiana University of Pennsylvania

New Jersey State Council on the Arts  Career Artists Grant                 2022

New Jersey State Council on the Arts Fellowship finalist recipient     2024

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