Michael Bach
268 4th St
Troy, NY 12180
(518) 253-3706

Education
    2012               New York State Foundation for the Arts, Mark Twelve
    1986-1988    M.F.A. Yale University School of Art, New Haven, Connecticut
    1983-1985    B.A. Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, New York
    1981-1983    A.A.S. Sage Junior college of Albany, Albany, New York

One Person Exhibitions
    1990    Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY
    1988    Yale University School of Art, New Haven, Connecticut
    1985    Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY

Group Exhibitions
    2015    The Selfie Or The New Portraiture, The Martinez Gallery, Troy, New York
    2015     Focus-Gray Scale, Blackbox Gallery, Portland, Oregon
    2015    The Nude, Streit House Space, on line exhibition
    2015    Alumni Invitational, Little Gallery, Sage College of Albany
    2015    Seities "The Nude" Shelf Life Books, Calgary, Alberta
    2015    The Kinsey Institute Juried Art Show, Grunwald Gallery of Art at Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana
    2015    Exposed, The Fine Art of Nude Photography, MAC 650 Gallery, Middletown, Connecticut
    2015    Light Sensitive 2015, Art Intersection Gallery, Gilbert, Arizona
    2015    Beauty, The Center For Fine Art Photography, Fort Collins, Colorado     
    2015    Onward Compe 15, Project Basho Gallery, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    2014    XY- The Male Figure, Darkroom Gallery, Essex Junction, Vermont
    2014     The Figure, 1650 Gallery, Los Angeles California
    2014    The Social Portrait, Six Photographers, Kirkland Art Center, Clinton, New York
    2013    Artists of Central New York, Munson Williams Proctor Institute, Utica, New York
    2013    Three person group exhibition, Martinez Gallery, Troy, NY
    2012    Alumni Invitational, Rathbone Gallery, Sage College of Albany
    2011    Thoughts of Home, Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art, State University At New Paltz, New Paltz, NY
    1995    "The American Family" Parade/Kodak American Family Contest Winner's, Walt Disney World's Epcot Center, Florida
    1995    Hope, National Exhibiition, Peconic Gallery, Suffolk Community College, Riverhead, NY, and Rathbone Gallery, Albany NY
    1994    Faculty Exhibition, Bannister Gallery, Rhode Island College, West Providence, Rhode Island
    1994    Passion, Peconic Gallery, Suffolk Community College, Riverhead, NY, and Rathbone Gallery, Albany NY
    1994    Mohawk Hudson Regional, Albany Institute of History and Art, Albany, New York
    1994    Alumni Invitational, Sage College of Albany
    1991    National Exposures 90, Sawtooth Gallery, Winston Salem, NC
    1991    Small Matters of Great Importance, Edward Hopper House, Nyack,  NY
    1991    Artists of Central New York, Munson Williams Proctor Institute, Utica, New York
    1988    Faculty Exhibition, Art Kane Photography Workshop's, Cape May, New Jersey
    1988    Faculty Exhibition, Union College, Schenectady, New York
    1988    David Brickman/Michael Bach, Shutter Speed Photography Gallery
    1986    Student Winter Invitational, Yale University School of Art, New Haven, Connecticut    
    1985    Photo Review, Langhorne, PA                  
    1985    Student Invitational, Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, New York            
    1984    "A Capital Idea", Photographs of the New York State Capital Building, New York State Museum, Albany, N Y
    1984    New York State Photo- regional, Center Galleries, Albany, NY, Juror: Robert Adams
    1984    "Gallery Exhibition" Brickman Gallery, Albany, New York
    1983    New York State Photo-Regional, Center Galleries, Albany, NY, Juror: Mary Ellen Mark
                
Publications
    The New York Times Sunday Magazine, June 28, 2015, "Michael Bach's Preservation Through Photography"
    Landscape-Stories "Family" online magazine
    "Nostalgia" Feature Shoot online blog
    Focus Magazine, "Exposures- The Art of The Male Nude." Online and downloadable magazine
    Exposed: The Fine Art of Nude Photography, MAC 650 Gallery
     XY Masculinity in Photography, Darkroom Gallery, Essex Junction, Vermont
    Seities "The Nude"
    Urbanautica, online magazine
    Humble Arts Foundation Group 41, New Cats In Art
    Humble Arts Foundation Group 43, The Most Wonderful Time Of The Year
    "Life, Death, and Bureacracy" Issue number six, Excerpt Magazine online magazine
    "Mother's Day" Feature Shoot online blog
    @Curator, online blog
     "Hometown" and "Backyard" Lenscratch  online blog
    New Landscape Photography  online blog
    Fading Light" Open to Interpretation - juried selection. of photographs and prose
    "The American Family", Parade/Kodak Photography Contest Winners, Walter Anderson, Continuum Publishing Group
    "Hope" Exhibition Catalogue, Peconic Gallery, Suffolk Community College, Riverhead, NY Rathbone Gallery, Albany NY
    "Passion" Exhibition Catalogue, Peconic Gallery, Suffolk Community College, Riverhead, NY Rathbone Gallery, Albany NY
    "Photo Review" Langhorne PA
    "Artists of Central New York", Munson Williams Proctor Institute, Utica, New York
    "Graduate Photography at Yale 1988", Yale University School of Art, Yale University School of Art, New Haven, Connecticut

Permanent Collections
    Center For Photography At Woodstock Permanent Collection, Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art, New Paltz, New York
    Munson Williams Proctor Institute, Utica, New York
    Yale University Sterling Library, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut
    Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, New York

Professional Positions Held  
    Guest Lectures Bard College, Simons Rock of Bard College
    Adjunct Assistant Professor of Photography, Rhode Island College, West Providence, Rhode Island
    Adjunct Assistant Professor of Photography, Sage Junior College of Albany, NY
    Instructor of Photography, Sage Summer Art High School Program, Sage Junior College of Albany, NY
    Instructor of Photography, Art Kane Photography Workshops, Cape May, New Jersey
    Visiting Assistant of Photography, Union College, Schenectady New York