Welcome to the Official site of

New York POP Artist

(American, born 1966)

Albert has been creating ART since his college days at New York University, where he studied business. His art has evolved from doodles and Pen & Ink, to serious wax oil drawings,  to the cubist mosaic Cereal box collages he has become known for. In the past several years he has been creating large scale "Epic" collage works on various themes including historical, biblical, literary, musical, lyrical, botanical, mathematical & geographical..... 

Michael Albert (artist) Wikipedia page https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Michael_Albert_(artist)  

MA Interview at Smithsonian Institute American Art Museum Washington, DC February 2012


Check out Albert's Pinterest Boards!!!  To view a nice selection of Albert's Art & Photos from some of his events visit http://www.pinterest.com/sirrealjuice/

Something New...

Albert's first book, called
'An Artist's America' (Henry Holt, 2008) is now available GLOBALLY here at THE STORE. Softcover copies are $20 plus shipping and handling.  The first edition Hardcover is now quite rare & expensive if you can find it! Look for it at Amazon.com, at independent book stores, MANY LIBRARIES All over the USA and many other book sites..... just Google it!

ALBERT is also the founder of
Sir Real, a brand of Organic & All Natural FRUIT JUICES featuring his artwork. For more info visit www.sirreal.com


Thank you for your interest!!

An Artist's America by Michael Albert originally published in 2008, NOW AVAILABLE in SOFT COVER for $20.00 & comes signed!!

MA studio e-mail is:






P O P  A R T


ART Exhibitions,
COLLAGE Workshops, "AN ARTIST'S AMERICA" Book Events, Teaching Programs & Exhibitions:

New Installations at 2 locations of COFFEE BEAN & TEA LEAF  **Park Ave between 54th & 55th Streets in NYC **2 Pop Art pieces displayed....and ***2169 Broadway between 76th & 77th Streets in NYC **7 Pop Art pieces displayed...... Please visit & try their amazing Beverages & Food!!

STILL On Semi-Permanent Display: MODERN POP ART SHOW AT 5 COSI RESTAURANTS in NY, NJ, & CT -- View a selection of Michael Albert Modern Pop Art Works NOW at the following Cosi locations: Westchester County, NY-- Larchmont; CONNECTICUT--*Stamford-- High Ridge Rd (*newly revamped with several "Sintragraphs") & Stamford Town Center Mall and NEW JERSEY--Morristown, NJ



Now through August 17   One-Man Retrospective Exhibition at the Westchester Children's Museum at Rye Playland, Rye, NY  914-421-5050

June 12 (Sunday) Children's Museum of the Ohio Valley Wheeling, WV (Valerie Reed) ***Pop Art Open Workshop for Families     1-5pm  (Valerie Reed) 304-214-5437 

June 13 (Monday) Ohio County Public Library  Wheeling West Virginia **Pop Art Summer reading program 10am-Noon (Lee Ann Cleary) 304-232-0244 

June 14 (Tuesday) 3 programs! 

Cameron Public Library Benedum Building 44 Main Street  Cameron, WV **Pop Art Summer Reading program      11am-1pm (304-686-2140)


Sistersville Public Library 518 Wells Street  Sistersville, West Virginia  **Pop Art program & Poster Giveaway 2:30-4:30pm (Sabrina Kyle) 304-652-6701


Benwood-McMechen Public Library 201 Marshall Street  Benwood, West Virginia **Pop Art Summer Reading program  6-8pm (304-232-9720)

June 15 (Wednesday) Moundsville- Marshall County Public Library 700  5th Street Moundsville, West Virginia **Pop Art Summer Reading program & workshop  11am-1pm (Catherine) 304-845-6911


Hundred Public Library US-250 Hundred, West Virginia  **Pop Art program & Poster Giveaway 3-5pm (Linnea Kumher) 304-775-5161

June 16 (Thursday) Clarksburg-Harrison Public Library  404 West Pike Street Clarksburg, West Virginia **Pop Art Summer Reading program 10am-Noon (Erica Perry) 304-627-2236 


Southern Area Library Lost Creek, West Virginia Summer reading program: Artist Visit & Workshop 1:30-3:30pm (Wilma, Mary) 304-745-4865


Sylvester Memorial Public Library 135 East 2nd Street  Wellston, Ohio 6:30-8:30pm (Vicki Stephenson) 740-384-6660

June 17 (Friday)   The Westland Area Library 4740 West Broad Street Columbus, Ohio 2-4pm (Mary Allen) 614-878-1301

June 18 (Saturday)

Grove City Library 3359 Park Street  Grove City, Ohio Morning Family Art program  10am-Noon  (Dale Buck) 614-875-6716 


Fairfield County District Library 219 North Broad Street Lancaster, Ohio 2-4pm (Becky Shaade) 740-653-2745

June 19 and 20 (Sunday-Monday) Duke Energy Children's Museum at the Cincinnati Museum Center at Union Terminal 1301 Western Avenue Cincinnati, Ohio *Two day All Day Cereal Box Collag Workshops for Families with Free Poster Giveaway & Signing! Special Project: Creation of a "Map of the Cincinnati area"!  Sunday June 19  hours 11am-6pm  Monday June 20  hours 11am-4pm (Arynn McCandless) 513-287-7000

June 21-22 DAYTON, OHIO 

June 21  (Tuesday) Dayton Metro Library Main branch 120 South Patteson Blvd. Dayton, Ohio  Children/Tween/Family Art program for Summer Reading 1-3pm (Jennifer Spillman) 937-496-8611 


Dayton Metro/Miamisburg branch Library 35 S. Fifth Street  Miamisburg, OH  Tween/Teen Family Art program for Summer Reading 6-8pm (Brielle Maynor) 937-496-8947 

June 22  (Wednesday) Licking County Library Main Library 101 West Main Street Newark, Ohio  Pop Art Collage Workshop & Poster Giveaway  9:30-10:30am (Mandie Burns) 740-349-5500


Dayton Metro/West Carrolton branch Library 300 E. Central Avenue West Carrolton, OH   Teen Art program for Summer Reading 3-5pm (Karen Findlay) 937-496-8963  

June 23 (Thursday) Cincinnati and Hamilton County Public Library Children's Learning Center 800 Vine Street  Cincinnati, Ohio Morning Session 10am- Noon (Linda Adams) 513-369-3115 


Anderson Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County 7450 State Rd. Cincinnati, Ohio  Artist visit & Workshop program 2-4pm  (Debbie Brown, Denise) 513-369-6030 

June 24 Columbus, INDIANA 

June 24 (Friday) Kidscommons Children's Museum 309 Washington Street Columbus, Indiana All Day Open Workshop 11am-3 pm (Diane Robbins) 812-378-3046


Bartholemew County Public Library 536  - 5th Street  Columbus, Indiana  Pop Art Summer Reading program 3:30-5:30pm (Jennifer) 812-379-1255 

June 25 Lexington, KY 

June 25 (Saturday) Explorium Children's Museum 440 West Short Street Lexington, KY  10am-5pm Open Workshop for Families (Catie) 

Southern West Virginia Charleston-Beckley areas

June 26 (Sunday) The Clay Center  for the Arts & Sciences 1 Clay Square Charleston, West Virginia All Day open Collage Workshop & Pop Art Discussion 11am-4pm   (Kayte Kincaid) 304-561-3575 

June 27 (Monday)  Kanawha County Public Library  Main Library 123 Capitol Street Charleston, WV  Pop Art program 2-4pm (Terri MacDougal) 304-343-4646


Kanawha County Public Library St. Albans branch 602 Fourth Street St. Albans, WV  Pop Art program  6-8pm  (304-722-4244)

June 28 (Tuesday) Kanawha County Public Library Cross Lanes branch 5449 Big Tyler Road Cross Lanes, WV  Pop Art program  10am-Noon (304-776-5999)

Kanawha County Library Sissonville branch 1 Tinney lane Charleston, WV  Pop Art program 2-4pm (304-984-2244)


Beckley, WV Evening art program at 110 Marshall Street  pARTy Studio 6-9pm (Rebecca Beckett)  304-634-8367

June 29 (Wednesday) Beckley area  Shady Spring Library  440 Flat Top Road Shady Spring, WV  Pop Art program & Collage Workshop  10am-2pm (Carolyn Light) 304-763-2681 


Raleigh County Solid Waste Authority at the landfill education center in Beckley, WV  **Special Media event to celebrate the Pop Art Installation  3:30-4:30pm (Sherrie Hunter) 


Beckley Art Group Beckley, WV **Special Artist Apearance & Cereal Box Collage workshop & Artist talk from 6-8pm 

June 30 (Thursday) Page Baptist Church Special Art program for Kids 3-6pm  Fayette County, Oak Hill, West Virginia 


July 1 (Friday) Philippi Public Library 91 S. Main Street Philippi, West Virginia Pop Art program for Families 10am-Noon (Judy) 304-457-3495


Paden City Public Library 114 S. Fourth Avenue Paden City, West Virginia Pop Art program & Poster Giveaway  3-5pm (Joanna Casto) 304-337-9333

July 2 (Saturday) OPEN

July 3 (Sunday)  Children's Museum of Pittsburgh 10 Children's Way Pittsburgh, PA All Day open Collage Workshop & Artist Visit (Zena Ruiz) 412-322-5058 

July 4 (Monday) Westchester Children's Museum at Rye Playland, Rye, NY   Pop Artist visit & Collage Workshop 10am-4pm 

July 7 (Thursday)  Spencer Library Main Street Spencer, NY Pop Art program Morning session 10am-Noon (Elizabeth Helmetsie) 607-509-4496 


July 10 (Sunday) Carnegie Library 4400 Forbes Ave Pittsburgh, PA   Pop Art program for Families Noon-4pm (Debbie El) 412-622-3114

July 11 (Monday) All day visit to 3 libraries in Scranton, PA 

Carbondale Public Library  5 North Main Street Carbondale, PA 10am- Noon (Leigh-Ann) 570-282-4281

Valley Community Library 2739 River Street Peckville, PA 2-4pm (Karen Fuller) 570-

Abington Community Library 1200 West Grove Street  Clarks Summit, PA 6-8pm (Sandy & Laura) 570-587-3440 

July 12-14  Cape Cod, Massachusetts & Eastern Connecticut 

July 12 (Tuesday) 

Otis Library  261 Main Street Norwich, Connecticut Pop Art program 1-3pm (Diane Deedy) 860-889-2365

Eldredge Public Library  564 Main Street  Chatham, Massachusetts  Pop Art program & workshop for Families evening 6:30-8:30pm (Tammy) 508-945-5170 

July 13 (Wednesday) Cape Cod, MA  2 area programs: 

Marston Mills Public Library 2160 Main Street Marstons Mills, MA  Collage workshop program 11am-4pm (Lindsey Hughes) 508-428-5175


Sandwich Public Library 142 Main Street Sandwich, MA   Family Art program  6-8pm (Kathy Johnson) 508-888-0625

July 14 (Thursday) Preston Public Library 389 CT Rt 2 Preston, CT Pop Art program for Families 10am- Noon (Jayne Perry) 860-886-1010



North Bellmore Public Library 1551 Newbridge Rd. North Bellmore, NY Evening Art program for Kids, Tweens & Teens  7-9pm (Jane & Jess) 516-785-6260


July 16-17 (Saturday-Sunday) Arts & Minds Fest 2016 Fur Peace Ranch 39495 St. Clair Road Pomeroy, Ohio Artist Appearance & POP ART Collage workshop & Art Booth - Saturday Noon-10pm & Sunday Noon-9pm 

July 18 (Monday) Pomeroy Public Library 216 West Main Street Pomeroy, OH Artist/Author visit & Pop Art Collage workshop program for Kids, Teens & Families 1-3pm (Emily Sanders) 740-992-5813 more info/link http://www.meigs.lib.oh.us/popart 

July 19-21 Programs in Baltimore County, Maryland

July 19 (Tuesday)

White Marsh - Baltimore County Public Library White Marsh branch 8133 Sandpiper Circle Baltimore  Pop Art program   2-4pm (410-887-5097)


Parkville - Baltimore County Public Library Parkville branch 9509 Harford Rd Harford, MD Artist reception & Art program 6:30-8:30pm Elizabeth Storms 410-887-5353

July 20 (Wednesday)

DC Public Library Martin Luther King branch Washington DC 2-3:30pm  (Lesley Mason) 202-727-1196 


Hereford - Baltimore County Public Library Hereford branch 16940 York Road Hereford, MD Pop Art program 6:30-8:30pm 

July 21 (Thursday) American Visionary Art Museum 800 Key Highway Baltimore, MD  Afternoon Art Making Session 2-4pm (Beka Plum) 410-244-1900


Randallstown - Baltimore County Public Library Randallstown branch 8604 Liberty Road Randallstown, MD  Artist Reception & Family Art program (6:30-8:30pm) 410-887-0770

July 22  (Friday)  Brooke County Public Library 945 Main Street Wellsburg, West Virginia **Pop Art program for Young Adults & Summer Reading Club 10am-11:30am (Alex, Kim) 304-737-1551


Marion County Public Library  321 Monroe Street Fairmont, West Virginia **Artist visit & Pop Art Collage Workshop program for Summer Reading 2-4pm (Christian Cox) 304-366-1210

July 24 Travel to the Great Northwest for a series of programs!

July 28 - August 11

**Great Northwest Tour!

2 week Trip to Oregon & Washington State  including: Tacoma & Olympia, WA  Portland, OR & Seattle & Everett, WA at Public Libraries & Children's Museums - Details to Follow 

July 28 (Thursday)  Hands On Children's Museum 414 Jefferson Street NE Olympia, Washington  **Great Northwest Tour Kick Off!! All Day Artist visit & Collage workshop for Museum visitors 10am-5pm (Adrienne Testa) 360-956-0818 X144

July 29 (Friday) Tacoma Public Library:  2 branch visits

Wheelock branch Library 3722 North 26th Street Tacoma, WA  11am-1pm (Cheryl Towne) 253-617-7811


Moore branch Library  215 South 56th Street Tacoma, WA   3-5pm (Melissa Fitzgerald) 253-341-4848 

July 30 (Saturday) Tacoma Public Library Main branch 1102 Tacoma Avenue South Tacoma, WA 

Artist Lecture & Family Workshop/Free Poster Giveaway & Signing Pop Art program 10:30am-12:30pm


Artist Reception at Main Branch 1pm  (David Domkoski) 253-292-2001 

July 31 (Sunday) Play Tacoma:  The Children's Museum of  Tacoma, WA  All day visit & open Collage workshop for families 10am-4pm (Chad Russell) 253-627-6031 


August 2 (Tuesday)  Eugene, Oregon Afternoon Art program including Cereal Box  Collage Workshop/ Poster Giveaway & Signing--1:30-4PM 

August 3 (Wednesday) Northwest branch of the Multnomah County Public Library Portland, OR  Special Programs for kids & Families 3-5pm  

August 5 (Friday) Everett Public Library Everett, WA Afternoon Pop Art program for Kids & families 2-4pm (Emily Bragg/) 425-257-8030

August 6 & 7  (Saturday-Sunday)  Imagine Children's Museum 1502 Wall Street  Everett, WA (Ranieri) 425-252-2279  

August 8 (Monday) Seattle Children's Museum 305 Harrison Street  Seattle WA Artist visit & Collage workshop on the theme of "Cupcakes" for National Cupcake Day! (Lindsay Squires) 206-441-1768 

August 9  Sammamish Library   King County Public Library  825 - 228th Ave SE   Sammamish, WA   (Alison Eckes) 425-392-3130

New York State 

August 15 (Monday) Aurora Free Library  370 Main Street Aurora, NY Pop Art program for Families Evening Session 7-9pm (Sandy Groth) 315-364-8074 

August 16 (Tuesday) Waterloo Public Library 31 East Williams Street Waterloo, NY  Pop Art program - 2-4pm (315) 539-3313  

August 17 (Wed) Westchester Children's Musuem at Rye Playland Rye, New York  All Day Open Collage workshop & Free Poster Giveaway & Signing for Families to celebrate the Closing of Alberts Summering Pop Art Exhibition  10am-4pm  (Emily Timmel)  

August 19 Tuckahoe Public Library  71 Columbus Avenue  Tuckahoe, NY **Pop Art Summer Reading program for kids 2-4pm (Ellen Tannenbaum) 914-961-2121

August 22 (Monday) Scarsdale Public Library 54 Olmstead Rd. Scarsdale, NY  Pop Art program for kids & families 6:30-8:30pm (Karen Zielinski) 914-722-1300

August 29 (Monday) Taping of "The Movie Preview Review" podcast  with Comedian Kevin Bartini  8pm in NYC 

FALL 2016


September 24 (Saturday) Sickle Cell Day at Children's Hospital at Montefiore Bronx, NY 1:30-3:30pm  workshop with patients/siblings & families (Fran Heyman/ArtWorks The Naomi Cohain Foundation) 201-608-0146 


October 15 (Saturday) Baldwin Public Library 2385 Grand Avenue Baldwin, NY Pop Art program for 4th-12th grades Collage Workshop/Poster Giveaway & Signing  1-3pm (Jill Holleufer) 516-223-6228 X43

October 17 (Monday) Pennsylvania Library Performer's Showcase  in the Afternoon (Leigh Ann)  2-4pm

October 19 (Wednesday) Peninsula Public Library 280 Central Avenue Lawrence, Long Island, NY  Artist visit & Pop Art Collage workshop program 6-8pm (Ilene Madden) 516-239-3262

October 22 (Saturday) Westchester Children's Museum at Rye Playland ***Special event **details to follow

October 23-24 (Sunday-Monday)  West Virginia Solid Waste Authority Conference Morgantown, West Virginia  Presentation of Recycled Pop Art program 


November 8  (Tuesday) "Creative Connections" session with Long Island Art Teachers at MA studio 9am-2pm 


December 3-4 (Saturday-Sunday) Art League of Long Island Holiday Fair Open Collage workshop 10am-5pm (Bobbi)

December 6-8  3 Oakland Elementary Schools  Oakland, NJ 

week of December 26-30 Jewish Children's Museum 792 Eastern Parkway Brooklyn, NY (Chani Shuchat) 718-907-8846 **special collage workshop/date to be determined 



March 25-26  Art League of Long Island Spring Art Fair  **OPEN Collage workshop  Dix Hills, NY (Bobbie) 10am-5pm