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UMUC
orks from the Towers Series and the Line Paintings Series at University of Maryland University College in 2003.

Thirty-eight works from the Quarter Objects series at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts in Annapolis,
MD, 1996

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

PUBLICATIONS, COLLECTIONS, HONORS

PUBLICATIONS & CITATIONS



 


Schulkind, Rima, "Mike Shaffer," The Washington Sculptor, - 2014: No. 2 Spring, Washington Sculptors
Group, Washington, DC, Page 6-7
, 2014

Key, Eric, "Shaffer's Works Spark Conversation,"Art at UMUC - Spring 2014, University of Maryland University College, University of Maryland, College Park, MD, Page 2-3, 2014

Gopnik, Blake, “Foggy Bottom’s beacon of creativity,” The Washington Post, Washington, DC,
Wednesday, May 5, Page C3, 2010


Armstrong, John, “Period Sculpture,” Gettysburg Times, Gettysburg, PA, Thursday, June 11, Page One
, 2009
Tanguy, Sarah. “Time Line: Pam Fox, Huguette Roe, Mike Shaffer,” Exhibition Catalog, The American
Center for Physics, College Park, MD, May 6
, 2008

LaRocca, Lauren. “Taking the Creative Route—Mike Shaffer’s ‘Facing Identity Theft: A Portrait Series,’”
The Frederick News Post, January 10, 2008

Chadwick, Melissa “Repairs Bring New Life to Sculpture at Train Station,” Gazette Community News, Gaithersburg, MD, August 20, 2007

Shafer, Karen, “Hidden in a Hotel, a Painter Crosses the Lines,” The Gazette, March 26, 2007

Agnew, Dominique. “A Series of Concepts,” The Monocacy Monocle, Vol. III, No. 20,
Poolesville, MD, February 2, 2005

Huang, Anne (Editor) “Red Dave, Blue Dave,” William and Mary Review, Vol. 43, College of William
and Mary, Williamsburg, VA, 2003

Shannon, Joe, “Mike Shaffer Talks with Internationally Know Artist, Critic and Curator Joe
Shannon,” abridged version published in Exhibition Catalog, BlackRock Center for the Arts,
Germantown, MD, May 14
, 2003

Donovan, Bobby. “Mike Shaffer, Lines, Order, Objects, Chaos,” Exhibition Catalog, University of
Maryland University College, Adelphi, MD, June 15
, 2003

Stephenson, Lloyd A. “Mike Shaffer, A Long Beginning,—The First Decade,” Exhibition Catalog,
BlackRock Center for the Arts, Germantown, MD, May 14, 2002

Flam, Eli (Editor) “Digital Book Plate by Mike Shaffer,” Potomac Review, Montgomery College,
Rockville, MD, Fall/Winter, 2001

Flam, Eli (Editor), “Pen & Ink (drawings) by Mike Shaffer,” Potomac Review, Montgomery
College, Rockville, MD, Spring 2001.

Hill, Houston P, “Mike Shaffer, Objects Found and Going Around,” Exhibition Catalog,
University of Maryland Stamp Student Union, College Park, MD, January14, 1997

Protzman, Ferdinand, “Galleries,” Review of Exhibition at Rockville Arts Place, The Washington Post, Washington, DC, April 12, 1997

Unger, Nancy. “Mike Shaffer Builds Log Cabin Concepts---Different Strokes by Different Folks
at Mansion Gallery” Gazette Newspapers, Rockville, MD, November 19, 1997

Moran, Kathleen. “Mike Shaffer, Log Cabin Concepts,” Exhibition Catalog, Glenview Mansion Gallery, Rockville, MD, November 2, 1996

Unger, Nancy, ”Public Art Enlightens Rockville,” Gazette Newspapers, Rockville, MD, June 26,, 1995

Addison, Amy (Producer). “Artalks, Mike Shaffer,” 4.5-minute video, University of Maryland
University College, Adelphi, MD, Maryland Public Television, 1995

McCoy, Mary. “Between Earth and Sky,” The Washington Post, Washington, DC, October 6, 1992

Koller, Shirley, “Sculpture at Montgomery College Campus,” Eye Wash, March, 1992

Zandler, Richard, “Mike Shaffer,” The Tactile Show, Exhibition Catalog, Montpelier Cultural Art
Center, Laural, MD, June 5, 1990

Sagalow, Sara S, “Homage To an Era Sculpture Unveiled,” The Gazette, Germantown, MD, October 10, 1979

Forgey, Benjamin. “City Art ‘79 Turns F Street Into an Open Studio,” The Washington Star,
Washington, DC, Oct. 17, 1979

Richard, Paul. “Mike Shaffer’s Show at Jack Rasmussen Gallery,” The Washington Post,
Washington, DC, April 14, 1979


PUBLIC AND CORPORATE COLLECTIONS

 

 

Joan Hisaoka Healing Arts Gallery, Washington, DC, 2015

Lowe Enterprises, Inc., Arlington, VA, 2014

Otsuka Pharmaceutical Development and Commercialization, Inc., Princeton, NJ, 2014

U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland, Greenbelt, MD, 2012

University of Maryland University College, Largo, MD, 2010

Servicemembers Legal Defense Network, Washington, DC, 2009

IONA Senior Services, Washington, DC, 2008

Whitman-Walker Clinic, Washington, DC, 2008

Mayorga Coffee Roasters, Clarksburg, MD, 2008

Urbana Regional Library, Urbana, MD, 2008

Hyattstown Mill Arts Project, Hyattstown, MD, 2006

Atlas Performing Arts Center, Washington, DC, 2006

House of Humor and Satire, Gobrovo, Bulgaria, 2005

BlackRock Center for the Arts, Germantown, MD, 2003

University of Maryland University College, Adelphi, MD, 2003

Montgomery County Government, Silver Spring, MD,1990

Butler School, Darnestown, MD, 1985

Hammer, Siler, George Associates, Silver Spring, MD, 1975

Community Realty, Beltsville, MD, 1974

Carl M. Freeman Companies, Olney, M, 1972D



SELECTED HONORS AND AWARDS


Recipient, Washington Sculptors Group Tom Rooney Award for Excellence in Sculpture,
Sculpture NOW Exhibition, Selected by Jack Rasmussen, Curator and Director,
American University Museum at the Katzen Center, Washington, DC, 2014

Panel member, Sculpture
Today and Tomorrow, Washington Sculptors Group and
University of Maryland David C. Driskell Center for the Study of Visual Arts and
Culture of African Americans, College Park, MD, 2013

Panel Member,
The Gallery Outside: Acquisition or Exhibition, Washington Sculptors
Group, Greater Reston Arts Center and Iniative for Public Art, Reston, VA.
Moderated by Dale Lazone, International  Public Art Marlborough, Reston, VA, 2010

President, Washington Sculptors Group, Washington, DC, 2009-2014

Stipend, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD, 2006

President, Board of Directors, Hyattstown Mill Arts Project, Hyattstown, MD, 2002 ---

Achievement Award, Montgomery County Maryland, Rockville, MD, 1990

J&B Winner’s Circle Award, The Paddington Corp., New York, NY, 1983

Jury Award, Artscape-82, Baltimore City and Maryland Institute College of Art, 1982

Barton-Gillet Company Award, Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, MD, 1978

Sculpture for cover of Chemistry magazine, American Chemical Society, Washington, 1971

Robert G. Merrick Foundation Award, Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, MD, 1969

Pop Art Prize, Colortone Press, Washington, DC
, 1966


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