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Museum Collections:

Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, D.C

The Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, New York

The Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, Achenbach Foundation, San Francisco, California

University of Arizona Museum of Art, Tucson, Arizona

Corporate/Public Collections:

The David and Lucille Packard Foundation, Los Altos, California

Crocker Bank, Los Angeles, California

Foremost-McKesson, San Francisco, California

Shaklee Corporation, San Francisco, California

Western Electric, New York, New York

Neiman-Marcus, Boston, Massachusetts

The Capitol Group, Los Angeles, California

IBM, San Jose, California and Atlanta, Georgia

Insurance Company of North America, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

The Cabot Corporation, Boston, Massachusetts

Hughes Aircraft, Los Angeles, California

Kaiser Hospital, Santa Rosa, California

Texas Gas Exploration Corporation, Houston, Texas

Apple Computer, Cupertino, California

Saks Fifth Avenue, San Francisco, California

Redwood City Public Library, Redwood City, California

Dreyer's Ice Cream, Oakland, California

The Hyatt Regency, San Francisco, California

Brown Forman Corporation, Louisville, Kentucky

McGraw-Hill, New York, New York

Solo Exhibitions:

2010

"Contemporary Realism, The Work of Philip Michelson," Haynes Gallery,

Thomaston, Maine

1999

I. Wolk Gallery, St. Helena, California

M.B. Modern, New York, New York

1995

Edith Caldwell Gallery, San Francisco, California

1993

Edith Caldwell Gallery, San Francisco, California

1991

Edith Caldwell Gallery, San Francisco, California

1989

Lake Gallery, Tahoe City, California

1988

Miller/Brown Gallery, San Francisco, California

1984

Quadrum Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts

1983

Quadrum Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts

1982

Dubins Gallery, Los Angeles, California

Montalvo Center for the Arts, Saratoga, California

Quadrum Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts

1981

Judith Christian Gallery, New York, New York

Dubins Gallery, Los Angeles, California

1979

ADI Gallery, San Francisco, California

1978

Richmond Art Center, Richmond, California

Group Exhibitions:

2015

"Recent Acquisitions," University of Arizona Museum of Art, Tucson, Arizona

2014

"Journeys in American Realism," Haynes Gallery, Nashville, Tennessee

"Michael Theise, Philip Michelson, and Matthew Deric Gore," Haynes Gallery,

Nashville, Tennessee

"The Still Life: Mundane to the Sublime," Haynes Gallery, Nashville, Tennessee

2013

"A Treasure Trove of Small Things," Haynes Gallery, Nashville, Tennessee

"The Art of Drawing: Line, Texture, Form & Light, " Haynes Gallery, Nashville, Tennessee

2012

"Small Things," Haynes Gallery, Nashville, Tennessee

2010

"Gallery Artists, Group Exhibition," Ongoing group exhibition from 2000 to 2010,

Edith Caldwell Gallery, Sausalito, California

2006

"Two Views From the American Road,"  New Work by Philip Michelson and Howard

Stein, Rush Creek Gallery, Santa Fe, New Mexico

2002

"Trillium Press: Contemporary Prints," Art Foundry Gallery, Sacramento, California

"Trillium Press: Past, Present and Future," Kala Art Institute, Berkeley, California

2000

"Picturing San Francisco: 1850-2000," Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco,

M. H. de Young Memorial Museum, Golden Gate Park, San Francisco

1999

"Masters of Color and Light: Homer, Sargent, and the American Watercolor Movement,"

The Terra Museum of American Art, Chicago, Illinois.

1998

"Masters of Color and Light: Homer, Sargent, and the American Watercolor Movement,"

The Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, New York

1997

"Anatomy of a Print,"  Bedford Gallery, Dean Lesher Regional Center for the Arts, Walnut

Creek, California

1995

"Points of View, Part II,"  Horwitch/Newman Gallery, Scottsdale, Arizona

1994

"The Game Show,"  Riverside Art Museum, Riverside, California

"Contemporary Still Lifes,"  Edith Caldwell Gallery, San Francisco, California

"Interiors,"  Louis Newman Galleries, Beverly Hills, California

1993

"Self-Portraits in Black & White,"  Edith Caldwell Gallery, San Francisco, California

1992

"Silverpoint etc., Contemporary American Metalpoint Drawings,"  Arkansas Art

Center, Little Rock, Arkansas

"Directions in Bay Area Printmaking," Palo Alto Cultural Center, Palo Alto, California

1991

"Recent Acquisitions,"  Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, Achenbach Foundation for

Graphic Arts, California Palace of the Legion of Honor, San Francisco, California

"Bay Area Drawings," Collectors Gallery, Oakland Museum, Oakland, California

1989

"Nocturnes," Miller/Brown Gallery, San Francisco, California

1987

"Close Focus: Prints, Drawings, and Photographs," National Museum of American Art,

Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C.

"Works On Paper II,"  Gallery Henoch, New York, New York

"1987," Gallery Henoch, New York, New York

1986

"Rhode Island Collects Paper,"  Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design,

Providence, Rhode Island

"Works On Paper,"  Gallery Henoch, New York, New York

"Fall Invitational,"  Gallery Henoch, New York, New York

1985

"Recent Acquisitions,"  National Museum of American Art, Smithsonian Institution,

Washington, D.C.

1985

"Recent Acquisitions,"  Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, Achenbach Foundation for

Graphic Arts, California Palace of the Legion of Honor, San Francisco, California

"The Small Press Phenomenon," Glastonbury Gallery, San Francisco, California

1983

"Bon A´ Tirer,  Selected Prints From Bay Area Fine Art Presses,"

DeSaisset Museum, University of Santa Clara, Santa Clara, California

"Recent Acquisitions,"  Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, Achenbach Foundation for

Graphic Arts, California Palace of the Legion of Honor, San Francisco, California

1982

"Subjective Realities,"  Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, Achenbach Foundation for

Graphic Arts, California Palace of the Legion of Honor, San Francisco, California

"Architectural Images," Summit Art Center, Summit, New Jersey

"Thirty Approaches To Realism,"  William Sawyer Gallery, San Francisco, California

1981

"Contemporary American Watercolors,"  Illinois Bell, Chicago, Illinois

"Watercolors," Dubins Gallery, Los Angeles, California

1980

"National Watercolor Invitational," Cypress College Fine Arts Gallery, Los Angeles,

California

"Eleven From California," Judith Christian Gallery, New York, New York

1979

"Crocker-Kingsley Annual,"  E.B. Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, California

Bibliography:

Linda S. Ferber and Barbara Dayer Gallati, "Masters of Color and Light: Homer, Sargent, and the

American Watercolor Movement," © 1998, the Smithsonian Institution, (Book accompanies

show at the Brooklyn Museum)

Signe Mayfield:  "Directions in Bay Area Printmaking: Three Decades," Palo Alto Cultural Center,

1992 (Exhibition catalog)

Charles Schmidt,  forward by Townsend Wolfe: "Silverpoint Etcetera: Contemporary American

Metalpoint Drawings,"  Entourage: Exhibitions, 1992 (Exhibition catalog)

Susan Stowens:  "Philip Michelson: Giving A Photographic Appearance To Imagined Subjects,"

AMERICAN ARTIST MAGAZINE,  April, 1986

Jan Eherenworth: "The Cabot Corporation Collection,"  The Cabot Corporation, 1984

Robert L. Pincus: "The Galleries, West Los Angeles,"  THE LOS ANGELES TIMES, page 14, part VI,

December 24th, 1982

Robert Flynn Johnson: "Subjective Realities,"  The Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, 1982

Meg Raftis: "Architectural Images: Contemporary Paintings," Summit Art Center, 1982 (Exhibition

catalog)

Lorelei Heller McDevitt: "Subjective Realities," DESIGNERS WEST, July, 1982

WHO'S WHO IN AMERICAN ART,  17th edition to present

Awards:

1979

Artist Exhibition Award, San Francisco Art Festival