Michael Vasquez is a visual artist living in Miami. He received a Bachelor of Fine Arts from New World School of the Arts in 2005. Upon graduating, Michael began showing with Fredric Snitzer Gallery in Miami. His work has also been included in numerous institutional and museum exhibitions throughout Florida and the United States. Recently, Michael had seven works included in the exhibition “Portraiture Now: Staging the Self,” at the Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery in Washington, D.C. Michael is a 2001 Arts for Life! scholarship winner in visual art.