Michael F. Dorsey
A graduate of the Rhode Island School of Design, Mike won numerous National and International Awards for animation, including the nomination for a Student Academy Award for Best Animated film. The combination of studying with Chris Van Allsburg the well-know children’s book artist/author (Polar Express, Jumanji), and animation, “stories that move”, his work is steeped in storytelling. Mike was the recipient of Charles Gruppe Award for Excellence in Marine Painting 2018. He is a juried participant in the 2018 Mystic Seaport Museum 39th Annual International Maritime Art Exhibition. He is a juried artist in numerous juried exhibitions and Plein Air Events on the east coast and Canada.
He is an Artist member of the North Shore Art Association, Gloucester, MA, The Rockport Art Association and Museum, and a Master Level member of the Newburyport Art Association. His work is collected in the US, Canada and Europe.
His work is represented by the Dan Delouise Studio 53, Rockport, Ma., Roux and Cyr International Gallery, Portland Me., and Zenobia, Ipswich, Ma.