Michael Hurwitz has been making studio furniture since earning a BFA from Boston University’s Program in Artisanry in 1979 and was Head of the Wood Department at University of the Arts, Philadelphia between 1985 and 1989. He has shown extensively, including several solo exhibitions at various prestigious galleries. His work is represented in several public collections including the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Massachusetts, and the Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC.
Michael Hurwitz is the recipient of many honors including three National Endowment for the Arts Visual Artist Fellowships, Japan Foundation Fellowship, and PEW Foundation in the Arts Fellowship.
View the catalog from his most recent exhibition with Mami Kato:
Concurrence and Divergence: New Work by Michael Hurwitz and Mami Kato