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August 6 - 13 / The Journey Museum, Rapid City, SD
Michael Lichter Presents "Speed Demons, Race Inspired Motorcycle Art at The Journey Museum"

Bikes by; Steve Broyles, Chica, Jeff Decker, Cole Foster, Roger Goldammer, Pete Hill, Kendall Johnson, Duane Kastor, Arlen Ness, Indian Larry Legacy, Samantha Morgan, Jesse Rooke, Roland Sands, Kim Suter, Russ Tom, Hank Young, National Motorcycle Museum, and the Easyriders 322 MPH Streamliner

Art by; Jeff Decker (Bronze), Tom Fritz, Scott Jacobs, Eric Hermann, Motor Marc Lacourciere, Mike Learn, Michael Lichter, Peter Maier, David Mann, Richard St. Clair, San Stuckenschneider and David Uhl

Artists Reception Tuesday August 9th, 3-6pm

October 22 - December / Tallahassee, FL
"Designs Through Time Motorcycles Past, Present and Future" at the Tallahassee Museum of History and Natural Science

A unique exhibit celebrating the history, design and technology of motorcycles.

October 9 - 10 / Denver, CO
"Chopper's Arte Show, The High Art of an Underground Phenomenon" at the Andenken Gallery, Denver, CO

A group exhibition of art including painting, photography, sculpture and actual motorcycles.

June 26 - Sepember 3 / Joplin, MO
"Art and the Open Raod: Motorcycles, Images, Icons" at The Spiva Center For The Arts

A group exhibition with motorcycles and work by Michael Lichter, Jeff Decker, David Uhl and Scott Jacobs.

August 7 - 14 / Sturgis, SD
“Michael Lichter’s Biker Generation” at the Thunder Road

Michael will have more than 40 of his limited edition prints on display in a gallery space set up within Thunder Road, a 40,000 square foot structure that was permanently erected on Highway 34 east of Sturgis, between the Glencoe Campground and Full Throttle Saloon. In addition to the exhibit, Michael will be set up to shoot motorcycles for bike features for Easyriders in his traveling studio. More than ten bikes will get photographed during the week by some of the most famous builders in the industry. Due to Michael’s busy schedule photographing the entire Sturgis event for a 32 page supplement to Easyriders and V-Twin in addition event articles in the magazines, his schedule shooting the bike features will not be able to be announced in advance.

July 4 - 6 / Denver, CO
"ART ON TWO WHEELS" at the CHERRY CREEK ARTS FESTIVAL

Limited edition prints of Michael's photography will be on display with original paintings by famed motorcycle culture artist David Mann at a special "Art on Two Wheels" exhibit at the Cherry Creek Arts Festival July 4th weekend. A special 40' x 100' air-conditioned tent replete with air-conditioning will house this event within an event for the second consecutive year. Michael selected 15 motorcycles to be on exhibit with the 2-dimensional art based on the possibility that any of the “old-school” bikes displayed could have been in one of David’s paintings.

May 3 - June 5 / Spartanburg, SC.
Moving Sculpture 2004: The Art of the Motorcyle World at the The Spartanburg County Museum

Michael will have more than 40 of his framed limited edition prints on display as part of this exhibit which includes a wide variety of motorcycle themed artwork. A reception will be held on May 22, 2004 from 6-7:30 pm at 385 S. Spring St. The public is invited to attend at no charge. For more information call the Museum at 864-582-7616 or visit their website at; www.sparklenet.com/museumofart

August 2-9 / The Journey Museum, Rapid City, SD.
STURGIS, THE PHOTOGRAPHY OF MICHAEL LICHTER
KICKSTART, THE ART OF THE CHOPPER


50 limited edition giclee prints will be on display. All of the images are from the new book "Sturgis, the Photography of Michael Lichter" and nearly all of them have never been exhibited before. The "Kickstart" show of custom choppers in the gallery will have 13 bikes from builders that include Arlen Ness, Billy Lane, Paul Yaffe, Indian Larry, Sugarbear and Mondo.

July 4 - 6 / Denver, CO
"ART ON TWO WHEELS" at the CHERRY CREEK ARTS FESTIVAL

Limited edition photographic and giclee prints of Michael's photography will be on display with paintings by David Uhl, Tom Fritz and Scott Jacobs at a special "Art on Two Wheels" exhibit at the Cherry Creek Arts Festival
July 4th weekend. A special 40' x 100' air-conditioned tent replete with a martini event will house this event within an event.

July 5 - September 1 / Union Station Gallery, Kansas City, MO

An exhibition of 30 limited edition photographs from the Biker Generation series will be on display at the Union Station art gallery in Kansas City.

July 5 & 6th / Andenken Gallery, Denver, CO
CHOPPERS ARTE SHOW AND EXHIBITION

Presented by the Hells Angels M.C. Denver
A group exhibition of art including painting, photography, sculpture and motorcycles.

November 20-December 11 / Macky Auditorium, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO
MICHAEL LICHTER'S BIKER GENERATION

Opening Reception with live music and refreshments, Saturday, November 23rd, 5-7:30pm. This exhibition is open to the public only Wednesday's 9am - 4pm, November 20-December 11, 2002 and to ticket holders prior to performances. Parking is available during the reception along University Avenue or in lot #308 in front of Macky Auditorium.

February - December / Pickerington, Ohio
The AMA (American Motorcycle Association) Museum

July 27 - August 10 / The Journey Museum, Rapid City, SD
BIKES, PEOPLE, ATTITUDE

Harley-Davidson Art featuring the work of Arlen Ness, David Mann, Scott Jacobs, David Uhl, and Michael Lichter. Artists reception Tuesday August 6th from 4-8pm.

222 New York St., Rapid City, SD (2 blocks east of Civic Center)
The Journey Museum website: www.journeymuseum.org
Click here to see photos from the 2002 opening reception.

November / Littleton, CO
Joan R. Duncan Galleries at the Koelbel Public Library

August 4th - September 3rd / The Journey Museum, Rapid City, SD
MICHAEL LICHTER'S BIKER GENERATION

The Journey Museum in Rapid City displayed 54 fine-art photographs by Michael Lichter. Along with the prints on the wall, BIKER GENERATION featured custom bikes by by thirteen builders including some of the most famous in the world. Represented were Mitch Bergeron, Jesse James, Fred Kodlin, Billy Lane, Bob McKay, Jim Nasi, Arlen and Cory Ness, Ron Simms, Donnie Smith, Russ Tom, Eddie Trotta and Paul Yaffe. 600 people came through the doors for the public reception on August 7th including most of the builders, Willie G., Nancy and Karen Davidson, H-D VP Clyde Fessler, HD sylist Louie Netz and many members of the motorcycle and local press. Jesse James made a grand entry in "Jesse" style by riding his bike right through the museum and into the gallery during the reception. Click here to see photos from the 2001 Journey opening reception.

June 2001, Laconia, NH
Belknap Mill Gallery

November 2000, Boulder, CO
Jan Bachman Galleries

October 2000, Boulder, CO
Annual Open Studios

August 2000, Rapid City, SD
Apex Gallery

July 2000, Denver, CO
Temple Buell

September / Elaine Erickson Gallery, Milwaukee, WI

Exhibition of Michael’s work at The Elaine Erickson Gallery

June / The Pump House Regional Arts Center,  La Crosse, WI

Exhibition of Michael’s work.

December / Magnolia Performing Arts Paviliion, Baton Rouge, LA

Exhibition of 32 photographs by Michael in conjunction with “An Evening with Jay Leno”.

October / Milano, Italy

Numero Uno sponsored exhibition of Michael’s work coinciding with the M.A.D. (Motorcycle – Art – Design) exhibition.

March / Mainz, Germany

Custom Chrome sponsored exhibition of Michael’s work at the AMD World Championship of Bike Building.

August 5 – 12 / Thunder Road, Sturgis, SD

Michael Lichter Presents "School’s Out.  Old School, New School, All(s)Kool"

Art by Michael Lichter, Timothy White, Joe Richardson and Robert Pradke.

Bikes by Aaron Greene (Paramount Customs,) Arlen Ness (Arlen Ness Enterprises, CA,) Bill Dodge (Blings Cycles, NJ,) Billy Lane (Choppers Inc., FL,) Brian Klock (Klockworks, SD,) Cory Ness (Arlen Ness Enterprises, CA,) Dave Perewitz (Cycle Fab, MA,) Donnie Smith (Donnie Smith Custom Cycles, MN,) Eddie Trotta (Thunder Cycles, FL,) Hank Young (Young Choppers and Hotrods, GA,) Indian Larry (an original Indian Larry custom, NY,) Indian Larry Legacy (Paul Cox & Keino Sasaki, NY,) Jerry Covington (Covington's Cycle City, OK,) Kendall Johnson (Kendall Johnson Customs, NC,) Kim Suter (K. C. Creations, KS,) Kirk Taylor (Custom Design Studios, CA,) Mark Warrick (Soncy Road Speed & Custom, TX,) Michael Prugh (Independent Cycle Inc., SD,) Paul Yaffe (Paul Yaffe Originals, AZ,) Roland Sands (Performance Machine, CA,) Steve Broyles (Stevenson's Cycle, MI,) Twisted Choppers (Jason Kangas & Kai Morrison, SD,) Vince Doll (Redneck Engineering, SC,) and Warren Lane (The Neighborhood King, FL.)

February – July / Orlando Museum of Art, Orlando, FL

Exhibition of Michael’s photography in conjunction with Art of the Motorcycle Exhibition.

November 2 - 13 / Mendenhall Sobieski Gallery, Pasadena, CA

Solo exhibition of  50 prints by Michael with custom bikes by Chica, Matt Hotch, Russell Mitchell, Roland Sands and Paul Yaffe.

Exhibitions: Curator