About

 

Michael Conti is a photographer, mixed media and video artist based in Anchorage, Alaska. He earned a BFA from the University of Alaska Anchorage, and an MFA from Lesley University College of Art and Design. In 2016 he mounted a solo exhibition at the Anchorage Museum of History and Art at Rasmuson Center.  His video work has been shown at the Nam June Paik Art Center in Seoul, South Korea, ContainR at the Winter Olympics in Vancouver, Canada and won awards at the Anchorage International Film Festival.   In May and June of 2016 he was an artist in residence at the Santa Fe Art Institute.

He received a project award from the Rasmuson Foundation in both 2006 and 2015 and is a Connie Boocheever Fellow from the Alaska State Council on the Arts in 2011. He presently teaches printmaking, photography and video art at the University of Alaska Anchorage