Tim Michel lives and works in Free Union, Virginia, at the foot of the Blue Ridge Mountains. He holds a Masters in Landscape Architecture from the University of Virginia. Tim counts, among his many teachers: Karen Silverman, Akemi Ohira, Dean Dass,  Werner Sensback, and Dwight Pogue.

His work is in private, public and corporate collections across the country, including Lafayette College, Virga Ventures LLC, Martha Jefferson Hospital and the University of Virginia Hospital.

Tim has been invited to participate in over twenty group shows and his work has been the subject of four solo shows in the past few years. Artist Residencies have included the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts (2009), Amherst, Virginia, Anderson Ranch (2010), Snowmass Village, Colorado and Haystack Mountain School of Craft (2014), Deer Isle, Maine.

Selected recent shows include:


January 2016

Encounters – Tim Michel, A Retrospective
Connaughton Gallery, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA

November 2014

Maine And Other States Of Mind
The Art Box, Crozet, VA


Spring 2019

Bienniel Exhibition
Olin Gallery, Roanoke, VA

November 2018

Chroma Project Art Lab, Charlottesville, VA

September 2018

Teeny Tiny Trifecta
Second Street Gallery, Charlottesville, VA

April 2017

McIntire Department of Art, UVA, Charlottesville, VA

June 2017

Faces – Juried Group Show
New City Arts, Charlottesville, VA

July 2015

The Tree Show
Warm Springs Gallery, Warm Springs, VA

October 2014

These Things Form An Order
Ruffin Gallery, McIntire Department of Art, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA

February 2014

The Jubilant Now
Piedmont Virginia Community College, Charlottesville, VA

December 2011

December At Chroma
Chroma Project Art Laboratory, Charlottesville, VA

Tim is married to Virginia Michel and they have two grown sons, Lincoln and Robert.