Art-A-Whril NE Minneapolis Arts District (Group) 03-13
Eclectic Art and Object Gallery Pittsburgh, PA (Solo) 2000
Bloomington Art Center Minnesota(Solo) 2002
Tamarack Gallery Stillwater, MN (2 Artist) 2003
Handmade Gallery Madison, WI 2004
Eclectic Art and Object Gallery Pittsburgh, PA (Solo) 2004
Wilde Roast Cafe (Solo) 2005
Marshal Field’s Spring Loft Model Home Tour, 2005
Metro Art Market (Minneapolis)  2005
VD09 (Group Show) Minneapolis 2009
The Foot in the Door Exhibition, Minneapolis Institute of Art 2010
Patti’s Choice Invitational Exhibition (Robinsdale, MN) 2010
Milward Farrell Fine Art Gallery (Group) 2010
MPLS at Cult Status Gallery 2010
A Celebration of Art the GLBT Community, Hennes Art Company 2011
Healing Arts The Phipps Center For the Arts, Hudson, WI  2012-13
Retroapolis Gallery One, Minneapolis MN 2014
Group Show Douglas Flanders Gallery Minneapolis, MN 2015
Artistry Bloomington Center for the Arts, Urban Extracts: Lindsey Rves /Mike Welton 2016
Fusion Art Show (Group) Palm Springs CA 2019
Artist Initiative Grant from the Minnesota State Arts Board Show (Solo) 2020

National Juried Art Fairs

Art Fair on the Square, Madison, WI, 98-13
Bellevue Art Museum ARTSfair, Bellevue, WA, 2003
57 Street Art Fair, Chicago, ILL, 2008-2013
Dogwood Art Fair, Atlanta, GO, 2009
One of a Kind Show, Chicago, ILL 2008-09
Wells Art Festival, Chicago, ILL 2009
Plaza Art Fair, Kansas City, MO 2010-11
Ann Arbor Street Art Fair, the Original, Ann Arbor, MI, 2011
The Old Town Art Festival, Chicago, ILL 2013
Uptown Art Festival, Minneapolis, MN 02-17
Stone Arch Art Festival, Minneapolis, MN 05-15
Rittenhouse Art Show, Philadelphia, PA 2012-16

Press, Publication and Media

Decor Magazine
Art American News
Home and Garden Cover, Minneapolis Star Tribune, 2000
Cover Story Home & Garden Supermodels, Minneapolis Star Tribune, Sept 14, 2005
Cover Story, Lavender Magazine, 2006
Mike Welton Experiencing Urban Insights, Lavender Magazine, Issue 396
Arts Spotlight, Lavender, issue 416
Minnesota Daily, August 03, 2010
Minnesota Daily, A+E June 2 2010
City Pages Blog 2010
Twin Cities Social Scene Blog 06/11
The Domestic Domicile, June 19, 2012
An artful home, Spaces, Fall/Winter 2012
The Healing Arts Program, Featured artist, Marquee The Phipps Center for the Arts
MN Original Twin Cities Public Television, episode 417, 04/13


Blue Cross Blue Shield
Allina Medical
Residence Inn Marriott
Factory Motor Parts
Hennepin County Hospital HCMC
Catholic Elder Care Minneapolis
Hazelden, Chicago IIL
Cargil Corp
General Mills, Minneapolis MN
Arnold W Klein

Awards/Related Experience

Juror Uptown Art Fair, 2010
Painting the Urban Scene, Edina Workshop 2010
Curator Wilde Roast GLBT Show 2009
Curator Art For Equal Marriage Group Show/Auction 2012
Curator Minnesota State Fair Exhibit 2017
Artist Initiative Grant from the Minnesota State Arts Board 2019


Douglas Flanders & Assoicates, Minneapolis, MN