Michael Keighery’s mixed media, ceramic-based, and performance art, is collected, respected and exhibited world wide. From the Second Beijing International in China to the Huntington Gallery Boston USA his work has been featured in major contemporary art events. As a solo artist, he has exhibited over the past five years in Sydney (Object Galleries, Mura Clay, SCA and UWS galleries), as well as in Brisbane City Gallery and New England Regional Art Museum.
His work is widely collected and represented in prestigious public collections including the National Gallery of Victoria, Powerhouse Museum, Artbank and the Taipei Fine Arts Museum, as well as many regional galleries across Australia.
Michael has had a distinguished career as an arts educator and policy maker most recently as Head of Fine Arts Program UWS from 2003 to 2007, National President (Australia) International Association of Art (IAA), Chair National Association of the Visual Arts.