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Curriculum Vitae 

Mico Di Arpo

 Gallery shows - Exhibits - Lectures - Special Projects



Solo Shows

2015                    American Italian Museum, New York

2013                    House of Angels Gallery, Sacred heart church, Cohoes NY

2010                    Rudolph Alexander Gallery, Angels and saints in Art

2009                   Rising Stars Gallery, Angels and Saints in Art

2009                   Rudolph Alexander Gallery, The Art of Fresco, Englewood, Fl

2008                   Rising Stars Gallery, Sacred Spaces, Cape Coral, Fl

2007                   The Red Gallery, Spirit of Fresco, Troy,NY

2006                   Illium Cafe Gallery, Troy, NY

2005                   Collar Factory artist showcase, Troy, NY

Group shows

2016/2017           American Italian Museum, Albany, NY

2015                    Saint Basil Greek Orthodox Church, Troy ,NY

2013                    Cohoes artist showcase, Cohoes, NY

2012                    Art 21 gallery, Troy, NY, ongoing

2010                    Leo vs Mike, 7th Annual Fine Arts Festival

                            Punta Gorda art Center, Punta Gorda, Fl

2009                   Rudolph Alexander Gallery, Womens International Exhibit

2008                   Venice Art Center Fine Arts show, Venice 

2008                   Rising Stars Gallery, Cape Harbour Prominade, Fl.

2007                   Troy art walk, art in vacant spaces, Troy, NY

2006                   New York International Art Festival, New York, NY

                            Grand Jury Award Winner

2004                   Curator and artist: 444 RiverStreet Art Show, Troy, NY

2003                   Boston Artist showcase: Walter Baker lofts, Dorchester, Ma

2003                   Walter Baker lofts open studio, Dorchester, Ma

2002                   Boot Factory open studio, Stoughton, Ma

2002                   Boot factory gallery arts show, Stoughton, Ma


2017                     South Carolina University, spring, Lecture on Buon Fresco

2016                     American Italian Museum, Class on Panel Painting

2015                     American Italian Museum, Lecture on Buon Fresco

2010 - 2011           Florida State University, Lecture on Buon fresco history

                             and technique

2010                     Visual Arts Center Punta Gorda, Lecture on art of fresco

2009                    Rudolph Alexander Gallery, three day lecture series and

                             demonstration on symbolism and technique of Iconography

2008                    Rising Stars Gallery, Exhibit, Live Demonstration and lecture on

                             the technique of fresco painting

2008                    Venice Art Center, Lecture on history of buon fresco and

                              Iconography in art.


2018                     Edge of Faith Magazine (Dec. issue)

2017                     Professional Artist Magazine

2016                     Times Union

2015                     NY Metroland Magazine

2010                     Artist Book –Archangels and Attributes

2009                    Women's Digest, The art of Buon Fresco

2008                    News-Press, Artist Profile

2007                     NY Metroland Magazine, Crafted to Last,

                              Article on the art of Fresco

Grants  and  Awards

2016                     Golub Foundation Grant

                             (grant for Stepping back exhibit American Italian Museum)

2015                     Artist Fund Grant

2014                     NYFA Fiscal sponsorship program

2005                    Education 21 Grant

2006                    Grand Jury Award, NY international art festival


1989 – 1993          Studio of Luigi Di Pietro

                               Master certificate in Buon Fresco, Panel Painting

1994 – 1994          Workshop of Stephen Dimitroff, (Diego Rivera's assistant),

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