I am a painter working primarily with acrylic on canvas and paper. I earned my BFA in Studio Art from the University of Texas at Austin in 1986 and currently live and work in Houston, TX.

email healeyart1@gmail.com

Private lessons by appointment.


Michael E Healey

309 Winnie St

Houston, TX 77009




Born: New York, New York, 1964

Lives and works in Houston, TX

B.F.A. University of Texas, Austin, 1986


YES Prep Public Schools, East End Campus 2010-present

Natl Assoc of Multicultural Education, TX region EC-12th Educator of the Year, 2019

Kinder Teaching Excellence Award 2016

HISD Lee High School, 2005-2010

Teaching art and art history, Lee High School Art Department Chair.


Goldenrod Art Space, August 2019

Khons , One man show, August 2018

Fresh Arts WHAM Juror, 2016

Avenue CDC Art Show,2014, 2015,2016,2017,2018

Avenue CDC Art Show, 2013

Art Car Museum, Group Show “GOD” Featured Artist, 2012

Avenue CDC Art Show, 2011

Winter Street Gallery, group show, 2010, 2011

Bohemes Café, one man show, 2010

Dharma Café, 2009

O'Kane Gallery UHD, group show, 2009

Avenue CDC Art Show, group show, 2009

Inner Corridor Art Show, two man show, Studio 2017, 2008

Avenue CDC Group Show, Winter Streets Gallery, 2008

Studio 2017 Group Show, 2007

Avenue CDC Group Show, Winter Street Gallery, 2007

Avenue CDC Group Show, Winter Street Gallery, 2006

De Zeta Gallery group show, 2006

Spaulding for Children group fundraiser, 2006

TAID Art Gala group show, New Emotions Gallery, 2005

Avenue CDC Group Show, Winter Street Gallery, 2005

Houston Heights Firehouse Show, 2005

Gallery 101, Group Show, Houston 2004

MFAH Glassell Group Show, Houston, 2004

St Andrews House, Spark Park Group Show, Houston 2003

River Oaks Country Club, Fundraiser for “The River” Group Show, Houston 2003

Joan Wich and Co.,   Solo Show “New Paintings”, Houston 2003

One Allen Center, group show, Houston 2002

Art on the Avenue Group Show, Winter Street Gallery, Houston 2002

Watershed Public Art Auction, Houston 2002

Watershed Public Art Project, Houston 2002 (outdoor billboard)

Lawndale Art Center, 15th Annual Day of the Dead Show, Houston, 2002

Joan Wich and Co., Solo Show, Houston 2001

Esquivel Contemporary Art Group Show, Houston 1997

Club Produis, Houston 1990

Paradise Restaurant, Austin, 1987, 1986

On Waugh Gallery, 1987, 1986

University of Texas, Austin student exhibition, 1986, 1985, 1984


Collections and publications:

Private collections, New York, Miami, Santa Fe, Portland, Houston and Austin.

Administration building at Rice University

Culturemap on line article 2010

Listed In “Art in America”  2006,:2005, 2004, 2003



Houston Chronicle, July 2002

Channel 11 news 2002

Public News 1997


Voyage Houston magazine http://voyagehouston.com/interview/meet-michael-healey/ 2018