Michael Sarich Sarich

Associate Professor: Painting and Drawing
Office: CFA 201
Office Hours: T/TH 11:00am – 1:00 pm
Phone: (775) 784-6784
Email: msarich@unr.edu

Website: michaelsarich.com

The work of Nevada artist, Michael Sarich, is filled with narrative icons and metaphorical imagery of a highly personal, yet universal nature. He studied printmaking and drawing at the College of Salzburg in Austria, earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts in printmaking at Northern Illinois University and a Master of Fine Arts in drawing, painting, and sculpture at the University of Oklahoma. Since 1989, he has been an Associate Professor of Art at the University of Nevada, Reno. His works in printmaking, painting, ceramics, and sculpture have been included in many national and international exhibitions. In 2007, he received the Joan Mitchell Award. 


MFA University of Oklahoma
BFA Northern Illinois University

Courses Offered:

Painting 2
Intermediate Painting
Advanced Painting
Drawing 3
Drawing 4
Problems in Painting
Problems in Drawing
Graduate Painting Classes

Recent Exhibitions and/or Publications

Contemporary Figurative Ceramics, The Emerson Center for the Arts and Culture,
Bozeman, MT
Michael Sarich: Hush and Babel, Missoula Art Museum, Missoula, MT
Puppet Consumption, Jay Jay Gallery, Sacramento, CA
Michael Sarich, Stremmel Gallery, Reno, NV opening December 8, 2011
Like Love Lust, Michael Sarich Published by the Nevada Museum of Art
Recipient of the Joan Mitchell Award 2007