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  May 15 GROUP ART EXHIBITION at Spectrum Art Gallery 61 Main Street Centerbrook, CT "Text Messges"  (Barbara Nair) 860-767-0742  Gallery Open Wed-Sun for more info visit:  http://www.spectrumartgallery.org 


April 30 (Saturday) Arts Trenton 19 Everett Alley Trenton, NJ "Art Making Day" Pop Art Collage workshop & Poster Giveaway 11am-4pm (Jesse Vincent) 609-394-9436


May 1-August 16  One-Man Retrospective Exhibition at the Westchester Children's Museum at Rye Playland, Rye, NY  914-421-5050

May 10-August 17  One-Man Exhibition at REX Coffee Bar Tenth Ave (56-57th Streets) NYC (Marinell)

May 3 (Tuesday) Girl Scout event on Long Island - 100 Rhame Avenue East Rockaway, NY 3:30pm 

May 4 (Wednesday) Central Middle School 9 Indian Rock Lane  Greenwich, CT  Artist visit & collage workshop program with 8th graders (Allison Fallon, Tatiana Mori) 


White Plains Middle School *Special Artist Appearance & "Map of White Plains" Poster Signing 7-9pm 

May 10 (Tuesday) Rushmore Elementary School  251 Rushmore Avenue Carle Place, Long Island, NY  All Day School visit with 4th graders (Kara Stobe) 917-912-3411

May 11 (Wednesday) White Plains Middle School ** Specail Artist Appearance & "Map of White Plains" Poster Signing 7-9pm 

May 13-14  (Friday-Saturday) Port Discovery Children's Museum Baltimore, Maryland  2 days Artist visit Open Collage workshop for Museum visitors (Janet Turner) 410-727-8120 

May 15 (Sunday) Roots Markets 2 Locations in Maryland Sir Real Juice Demos & Poster Giveaways at Olney & Clarksville, MD locations 10am-1pm and 2-5pm (Kevin Donovan) 

May 10-August 15  Pop Art Exhibition at REX Coffee & Sandwich Bar Tenth Ave (56-57th Streets) NYC (Marinell & Peter) 

May 18 (Wednesday) P.S. 81 in  Brooklyn Public School Visit in Brooklyn, NY with "Change For Kids"  College & Career Exploration Day  P.S. 81  990 Dekalb Avenue Brooklyn, NY   9am- Noon (Rebecca Bachman/Zareta Ricks) 212-213-8061 

May 21  (Saturday)  HEXPO Steam Fair at Heathcote Elementary School Scarsdale, NY 10am-2pm (Kathy Leary & Christine Boyer) 

May 22 (Sunday) Paint You Own Pottery Studio event   969 Central Ave Scarsdale, NY Pop Art Collage Workshop at this well known Pottery studio 10am-2pm  **Free Posters for All participants (Debra O'Toole) 914-472-7281 

May 23 (Monday) Reynolds School Upper Saddle River, NJ Pop Art program with Kindergarteners  9am-Noon  (Christina Cucci) 201-961-6300

May 27 (Friday) Westchester Children's Museum at Rye Playland Artist Reception & Members event 6-8pm 

May 28 (Saturday) Westchester Children's Museum at Rye Playland Cereal Box Collage workshop for kids & Families 10am - 4pm  

May 31  (Tuesday) Set Up of 2 Exhibitions at Baltimore County, Maryland  Public Libraries: Parkville & Randallstown branches


June 1 - August 31      Two Summerlong Modern Pop Art Retrospective Exhibitons at the Parkville-Carney branch and Randallstown branch of the Baltimore County Public Library 

June 4-5 (Sat-Sun) Art in the Park Fair with Art League of Long Island Heckscher Park, Huntington, Long Island, NY 2 day Fair 10am-5pm (Bobbie)

Summer Reading / Pop Art Tour Pittsburgh, PA, WEST VIRGINIA, OHIO, KENTUCKY, & INDIANA  begins June 12

June 12 (Sunday) Children's Museum of the Ohio Valley Wheeling, WV (Valerie Reed) Open Workshop for Families  Noon-5pm  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


Belmont County District Library Martins Ferry, Ohio (Jenny) 

June 14 (Tuesday) 3 programs! 

Cameron Public Library Benedum Building 44 Main Street  Cameron, WV 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 6-8pm (304-232-9720)

June 15 (Wednesday) Moundsville- Marshall County Public Library 700  5th Street Moundsville, West Virginia 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  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 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)  

June 29 (Wednesday) 2 programs in Beckley- Shady Spring Library afternoon program & evening workshop details to follow

June 30 (Thursday)  Raleigh County, West Virginia/ Beckley area programs


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-

July 2 (Saturday) 

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 10am- Noon (Leigh-Ann)

Valley Community Library 2-4pm (Karen Fuller) 

Abington Public Library 6-8pm (Sandy & Laura) 

July 12-14  Cape Cod, Massachusetts & Eastern Connecticut 

July 12 (Tuesday) 

Otis Library  261 Main Street Norwich, Connecticut Pop Art program 11am-1pm (Diane Deedy) 860-889-2365

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

July 13 (Wednesday) Cape Cod, MA 3- area libraries 

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 (Jane 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 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 Artist reception & Art program 6:30-8:30pm Elizabeth Storms 

July 20 (Wednesday) 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 (Beka Plum) 


Randallstown - Baltimore County Public Library Randallstown branch Artist Reception & Family Art program (6:30-8:30pm) 

July 22  Marion County Public Library  321 Monroe Street Fairmont, WV  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

July 30 (Saturday) Tacoma Public Library Artist Reception/Artist Lecture & Family Workshop program at Main branch Tacoma, WA (David) 

July 31 (Sunday) Play Tacoma:  The Children's Museum of  Tacoma, WA (Chad Russell) All day visit & open Collage workshop for families 11am-4pm 


August 1-2 OPEN 

August 3  (Wednesday) Seattle Children's Museum Seattle, WA  Artist visit & Collage workshop on the heme of Hawaii "Aloha"

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

August 10  Sir Real visit to Selah, WA


August 11 Multnowah Public Library North Portland branch 2-4pm  Pop Art program for kids & families  Portland, Oregon (Coi Vu) 

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 Waterloo, NY  Pop Art program - details to follow 

August 22 (Monday) Scarsdale Public Library 54 Olmstead Rd. Scvarsdale, NY  Pop Art program for kids & families 6-8pm (Karen) 

FALL 2016


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

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


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