EXHIBITIONS

2017
In Bloom, Chase Young Gallery, Boston, MA

2014
The New Real, Bonfoey Gallery, Cleveland, OH
New Work, Chase Young Gallery, Boston, MA

2013
Celebrate Art, Patricia Rovzar Gallery, Seattle, WA
New Work, Mast Cove Galleries, Kennebunkport, ME

2012
Light Moments: New Works in Oil, Patricia Rovzar Gallery, Seattle, WA
Feast for the Eyes:  The Art of Food, The Noyes Museum of Art, Oceanville, NJ
In a New Light, Chase Young Gallery, Boston, MA

2011
Michael Zigmond at the Little Gallery, Bowling Green State University
From the Garden, Mast Cove Galleries, Kennebunkport, ME
Into the Light, Patricia Rovzar Gallery, Seattle, WA
Exhibition: BLUE, Chase Young Gallery, Boston, MA

2010
Realism Biennial, Fort Wayne Museum of Art, Fort Wayne, IN
New Work, Chase Gallery, Boston, MA

2009
New Work, Mast Cove Galleries, Kennebunkport, ME

2008   
From Darkness to Light, Chase Gallery, Boston, MA
Recent work, Mast Cove Galleries, Kennebunkport, ME

2007   
New Work, Mast Cove Galleries, Kennebunkport, ME

2006   
Solo Exhibition, Chase Gallery, Boston, MA
Borrowed Light, Mast Cove Galleries, Kennebunkport, ME

2005   
New Works: Mast Cove Galleries, Kennebunkport, ME
Seventh Annual Realism Invitational. Jenkins Johnson Gallery, San Francisco, CA
New Work: Chase Gallery, Boston, MA

2004   
Recent Work: Mast Cove Galleries, Kennebunkport, ME
Sixth Annual Realism Invitational, Jenkins Johnson Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Celebrating 14 Years: 1990-2004, Chase Gallery, Boston, MA
Sixth Anniversary Exhibition, Tristan Gallery, Provincetown, MA

2003   
Doors, Floors & Flowers, Mast Cove Galleries, Kennebunkport, ME
Fifth Annual Realism Invitational, Jenkins Johnson Galleries, San Francisco, CA
Kletter/Zigmond, Chase Gallery, Boston, MA
Realism Invitational, Leslie Levy Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ

2002   
Recent Work, Mast Cove Galleries, Kennebunkport, ME
The Fruitful Menagerie, solo show, Jenkins Johnson Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Fourth Annual Realism Invitational, Jenkins Johnson Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Flowers in February, Sherry French Gallery, New York, NY

2001   
Solo Exhibition, Chase Gallery, Boston, MA
Third Annual Realism Invitational, Jenkins Johnson Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Flowers in February, Sherry French Gallery, New York, NY

2000   
Second Annual Realism Invitational, Jenkins Johnson Gallery, San Francisco, CA
New Paintings, Chase Gallery, Boston, MA
Painting=Poetry—ut pictura poesis, Sherry French Gallery, New York, NY
The Secret Life of Everyday Objects, Jenkins Johnson Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Flowers in February, Sherry French Gallery, New York, NY

1999   
Still Life, Still Light, solo show, The Bonfoey Co., Cleveland, OH
Realism meets Abstraction, Jenkins Johnson Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Life Standing Still, solo show, Chase Gallery, Boston, MA
Fruits and Vegetables: Life’s simple Pleasures, Creative Resource Gallery,  Birmingham, MI
Flowers in February, Sherry French Gallery, New York, NY

1998   
Pears and Other Pleasures, Sherry French Gallery, New York, NY
Small Sizes-Precious Pieces, Sherry French Gallery, New York, NY
Contemporary Realisms, Creative Resource Gallery, Birmingham, MI
New Season-New Work, Chase Gallery, Boston, MA
Fresh Paint ’98, The Copley Society, Boston, MA
Flowers in February, Sherry French Gallery, New York, NY

1997   
Sealine/Zigmond, Chase Gallery, Boston, MA
Small Sizes-Precious Pieces, Sherry French Gallery, New York, NY
Flowers in February, Sherry French Gallery, New York, NY

1996-1997   
Expedition: American Rivers-Along the Banks of the Ohio, Sherry French Gallery, New
York, NY; travelling exhibition to U.S. Senate Russell Rotunda, Washington, D.C.
Owensboro Museum of Fine Art, Owensboro, KY
Zanesville Art Center, Zanesville, OH
Franciscan University of Steubenville, Steubenville, OH
Evansville Museum of Arts and Science, Evansville, IN
Kennedy Museum of American Art, Ohio University, Athens, OH

1996   
Gallery and Invited Artists, Sherry French Gallery, New York, NY
Reboli/Zigmond, Chase Gallery, Boston, MA
American Realism, Bennett Galleries, Knoxville, TN
Flowers in February, Sherry French Gallery, New York, NY

1995
The Still Life: A Modern View, Chase Gallery, Boston, MA
Mass Appeal: Art from Beantown and Beyond, Sherry French Gallery, New York, NY
Utopia, Sherry French Gallery, New York, NY
Fall Exhibition, The Bonfoey Co., Cleveland, OH
Spring/Summer Members Show, The Copley Society, Boston, MA
Interiors, The Mansfield Art Center, Mansfield, OH
Flowers in February, Sherry French Gallery, New York, NY

1994
Form and Light, The Copley Society, Boston, MA
Copley Masters at the Federal Reserve, Boston, MA

1993
Winter Members Show, The Copley Society, Boston, MA
Art in the Woods, Walden, Aurora, OH
The Still Life, Sandusky Cultural Center, Sandusky, OH

1992
Solo Show, Robert Wilson Gallery, Nantucket, MA
Two Person Show, El Prado Galleries, Sedona, AZ
Inaugural Exhibition, Akademeia, Cleveland, OH
Fresh Paint ’92, The Copley Society, Boston, MA

1991
Ordinary Light, solo show, The Copley Society, Boston, MA
Spring/Summer Members Show, The Copley Society, Boston, MA
The Copley Society at the Parkman House, Boston, MA
Fresh Paint ’91, The Copley Society, Boston, MA

1990
Internal Spaces, The Cambridge Art Association, Cambridge, MA
Holiday Invitational, The Copley Society, Boston, MA
The Copley Society at Symphony Hall, Boston, MA
Sculpture and Large Works, The Copley Society, Boston, MA
Fresh Paint ’90, The Copley Society, Boston, MA
Group Show, Trudy Labell Gallery, Rehoboth, MA
Invitational, Two Oliver Street, Boston, MA

1989
Holiday Invitational, The Copley Society, Boston, MA
Fall Members Show, The Copley Society, Boston, MA
Spring/Summer Members Show, The Copley Society, Boston, MA
Fresh Paint ’89, The Copley Society, Boston, MA
Group Show, The Copley Society, Boston, MA

1988
Earth, Sea and Sky, Star of the Sea Community Center, Marblehead, MA


PUBLICATIONS
   
Susan Keen Flynn, “Picture Perfect”, West Shore Magazine, April/May 2007

The Week, “Michael Zigmond at Chase Gallery”, April 25, 2003

Sara Aase, “Simple Beauties”, U.S. Art, November, 2002

Robert McDonald, “Realism in Transition”, Fourth Annual Realism Invitational Catalogue, Jenkins Johnson Gallery, 2002

Patricia Failing, “The Copley Effect: Realism 2001”, Third Annual Realism Invitational Catalogue, Jenkins Johnson Gallery, 2001

Cate McQuaid, “Patterning a Vision of Time in Paint”, The Boston Globe, July 13, 2000

Jenny Sullivan and Jim Chapman, “The Best Art of 2000”, The Artist’s Magazine, December, 2000

Valerie Gladstone, “Realism 2000: In the Eye of the Beholder”, Second Annual Realism Invitational, Jenkins Johnson Gallery, 2000

New American Paintings, The Open Studios Press, August, 1997

John Bruno, “Picture Perfect: Michael Zigmond’s Photo Realism Captures the Magic of Available Light”, The Sandusky Register, May 31, 1996

Steven Litt, “A Study in Realism”, The Cleveland Plain Dealer, November 3, 1995

Karen Palmer, “Interiors: New Mansfield Art Center Show Looks Inward”, The Mansfield News Journal, January 1995

Paul Coleman, “Many Faces of Still Life Explored in Exhibit”, The Sandusky Register, February 3, 1993

Art Calendar, cover, 1990

Yankee Magazine, Robb Sagendorph Award Winners, 1989

AWARDS AND HONORS

2004    Finalist Award, The Artist’s Magazine Annual Art Competition
2003    Finalist Award, The Artist’s Magazine Annual Art Competition
2001    Finalist Award, The Artist’s Magazine Annual Art Competition
2000    Honorable Mention, The Artist’s Magazine Annual Art Competition
1999    Finalist Award, The Artist’s Magazine Annual Art Competition
1991    Third Prize, Spring/Summer Members Show, The Copley Society, Boston, MA
1990    Copley Master Award, The Copley Society, Boston, MA
Finalist Award, The Massachusetts Artist Fellowship Program
Second Prize, Sculpture and Large Works Show, The Copley Society, Boston, MA
1989    Best of Show, Spring/Summer Members Show, The Copley Society, Boston, MA
Sagendorph Memorial Prize, Fall Members Show, The Copley Society, Boston, MA

CORPORATE COLLECTIONS

Applied Industrial Technology, Cleveland, OH
B.F. Goodrich, Akron, OH
Calfee, Halter & Griswold, Cleveland, OH
CVS Corp., Woonsocket, RI
Decision Resources, Burlington, MA
Eaton Corp., Cleveland, OH
Ernst & Young, Cleveland, OH
Richard E. Jacobs Group, Westlake, OH
Key Corp., Cleveland, OH
The Lois and Richard England Foundation, Washington, D.C.
M.A. Hanna Co., Cleveland, OH
Merrill Lynch, Cleveland, OH
MOTU, Inc., Cambridge, MA
Matrix Pharmaceutical, Inc., Menlo Park, CA
McGraw-Hill Companies, New York, NY
Medimetrix Group, Cleveland, OH
Mercer LLC, Cleveland, OH
MidAm Bank, Bowling Green, OH
Scott Technologies, Beachwood, OH
Ulmer and Berne, LLP, Cleveland, OH
Vick Corporate Art Advisors, Elkins Park, PA
Wellington Management Co., Boston, MA


LECTURES/PUBLIC SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS

2015    Keynote Speaker, Ohio Art Educator's Association, Dayton, OH
2004    Artist-in-Residence, Lourdes College, Sylvania, OH
1996    Spectrum, Friends of Fine Arts, Toledo, OH
1993    St. Augustine Academy, Lakewood, OH
1992    Lourdes College, Sylvania, OH
1991    The Copley Society, Boston, MA

EDUCATION

1984    BFA, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH
1983    Institut de Tourraine, Tours, France

1962    Born in Sandusky, OH