Michele Pred is a Swedish-American conceptual artist. She works with found and confiscated objects and technology imbued with cultural and political meaning. Her artwork has been exhibited in galleries, art fairs and museums in London, Stockholm, Sydney, New York, Bologna, Miami, Los Angeles, Chicago and San Francisco. Her work is part of the permanent collection at the 21st Century Museum, The Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT) New York, The Contemporary Museum in Honolulu, the Di Rosa Preserve in Napa, CA and is held in numerous corporate and private collections.
Her work has been reviewed and featured by The New York Times, The International Herald Tribune, ARTnews, Art in America, WIRED, American Craft Magazine, Huffington Post, Rachel Maddow, ReadyMade Magazine, Travel and Leisure Magazine, Associated Press Television, CBS Evening news with Katie Couric, PBS, CNN, MSNBC, FOX, NBC, ABC, The San Francisco Chronicle, Corriere della Sera (Italy), TV4 and Dagens Nyheter (Sweden). She received a CCA faculty development grant from the Wallace Alexander Gerbode Foundation in 2012. Michele Pred received her BFA from California College of the Arts, Oakland, CA where she is an adjunct Professor.
She is represented by the Nancy Hoffman Gallery in New York. Her most recent solo show was at the Nancy Hoffman Gallery in February, 2013. It was reviewed in ARTnews Magazine www.nancyhoffmangallery.com/images/news/Michele_Pred_ARTnews_0513.pdf||.