MICHAEL TEEL 

INTRO

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Michael Teel is an award-winning artist residing in West Virginia. His focus is oil and multimedia paintings. The majority of his output is focused on the human element of living in Appalachia.

He has worked as a graphic designer for 34 years for several small Advertising and Design firms and a Fortune 500 company in the Washington DC area. He currently is the owner of Teel Design Group, which offers print/logo design, web design/development, and digital marketing with a focus on businesses, associations, and nonprofit organizations.

EXHIBITIONS/SHOWS

Tamarack Best of West Virginia Juried Show, 2 pieces selected - 2021

Tamarack Best of West Virginia Juried Show, 2 pieces selected - 2020

West Virginia Culture and History Emerging Artists Juried Show - 2020

Tamarack Best of West Virginia Juried Show - 2 pieces selected - 2019

Ice House Gallery, Berkeley Springs, WV - Group Artist Show - 2018

Tamarack Best of West Virginia Juried Show - 2 pieces selected - 2017

West Virginia Allied Artists Juried Show - 2 pieces selected - 2016

West Virginia Culture and History Juried Show - 2 pieces selected - 2015

Solo Gallery Exhibit, Art Emporium, Charleston, WV - 2015

West Virginia Allied Artists Juried Show, 2 pieces selected - 2014

Tri-State Artists Juried Show - 2013

West Virginia Allied Artists Juried Show - 2012

RECOGNITION/AWARDS

Tamarack Best of West Virginia, Third Place - 2021

Tamarack Best of West Virginia, Best of Show - 2019

Tamarack Best of West Virginia, Second Place - 2018

West Virginia Culture and History Juried Show, Award of Excellence - 2017

PUBLIC
COMMISSIONS

Kroger-Scott Depot-Teays Valley Quadriptych Mural - 2021

Distinctive Art Source Triptych Commission for Inova Loudoun Hospital Patient Tower. Leesburg, VA - 2019/20

Central Real Estate Heptaptych Commission for Main Office, Charleston, WV - 2014

PUBLICATIONS/REVIEWS

Spring Cover of ArtWorks West Virginia

ArtVoice West Virginia, Featured Artist Video - 2016

Featured Artist, Longridge Editors Blog - 2015

EDUCATION

Workshops: Jon Redmond, Nancy Tankersley, Shelby Keefe, Kevin Weckbach - 2010 -18 

Art Institute of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA - 1988

West Virginia State University, Institute, WV - 1978-81