PROJECTS

2019 256, Commissioned Painting, Facebook, New Albany, OH

2018 Portrait of an Ave. in Five Colors, Private Commission, Cleveland, OH

2018 Warby Parker Mural Design, Pinecrest, Orange Village, OH

2018 Gordon Square Mural Project, Cleveland, OH

2017 Believing is Seeing, Creative Fusion Residency, Storefront Installation, Cleveland, OH

2016 Full Tilt, Creative Fusion Residency, Mural, West 25th Street, Cleveland, OH 

2016 Montage of a Dream Deferred (Langston Hughes), InterUrban Mural Project, Cleveland, OH

2011 St. Clair’s Finest (Storefront Installation with Cleveland SGS), 7206 St. Clair Ave., Cleveland, OH

RESIDENCIES

2016 Creative Fusion Residency (Mural Project), Cleveland Foundation, Cleveland, OH

2012 Spaces World Artist Program (SWAP), with Cleveland SGS, Essence Unique Shrine and Showroom, Spaces Gallery, Cleveland, OH

SPECIAL AWARDS

2016 Creative Workforce Fellowship, Cleveland, OH

EXHIBITIONS

2016 Creative Fusion Spectacular, Cleveland Collection Gallery, Cleveland, OH

2012 Ontario Gold, with Cleveland SGSWilliam Rupnik Gallery, Cleveland, OH

2012 The Annual Group Invitational, William Rupnik Gallery, Cleveland, OH 

2012 The Cleveland Convention and Visitor’s Bureau, with Cleveland SGS, SPACES Gallery, Cleveland, OH

2010 April Group Show, Guerrero Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2010 Sanrio 50th Anniversary, Curated by Roger Gastman, Art Basel, Miami, FL

2008 All Things Cleveland, Asterisk Gallery, Cleveland, OH

2007 Blue Dots and Brown Fields, two person exhibition with Paul RogersWilliam Rupnik Gallery, Cleveland, OH 

PRESS

Gill, Michael, “The Murals are the Message”, CAN Journal, Winter 2018/2019

Schmitt, Alyssa, "Destination Detroit-Shoreway", Canvas, Fall, 2018

Crain's, crainscleveland.com, "Warby Parker focuses on Cleveland market with new store opening Aug. 18 at Pinecrest", August 14, 2018

Bigley II, James, "Frame of Mind", Cleveland Magazine, July, 2018

Sandstrom, Karen, “Creative Fusion: Michela Picchi & Ryan Jaenke, Spaces”, CAN Journal, Winter 2016–2017

Litt, Steven, “Cleveland Foundation’s Creative Fusion murals brighten Ohio City’s Hingetown”, The Plain Dealer, November 4, 2016

Usmani, Josh, “‘100 Things To Do In Cleveland Before You Die’ Release Party Set for Superelectric Pinball Parlor” , Scene, November 2, 2016

Grzegorek, Vince, Third Annual Cleveland People Issue, “The Archivists: Cleveland SGS”, Scene, July 22, 2015

Grzegorek, Vince, “The Second Installment of ‘Behind the Sign’ of Cleveland Businesses”, Scene, February 17, 2015

Idn Staff, “Cleveland SGS –Remembering What Meant Most To Them Story”, IdN, Issue v19n2, 2012

Gill, Michael, “SPACES: Capturing the Essence Unique”, CAN Journal, August 2012

Clark, Joseph, “Welcome to Weirdville – Signs of the Times”, Scene, May 9, 2012

Rushmore, RJ, “Cleveland SGS pays tribute to a neighborhood icon”, Vandalog, December 22, 2011

Schmitt, Angie, “ Rust Wire Picks: Cleveland’s Most Under-Rated Artists”, Rust Wire, November 10, 2011