Michael Herbert Dorn holds a Master of Fine Arts degree (MFA) from Lesley University College of Art & Design (USA), graduated with honors from the University of Maryland Baltimore County (USA) with a Bachelor of Arts degree (BA) in Visual & Performing Arts (emphasis in Film/Video), and has studied painting and drawing at ateliers in France and Italy.

Dorn's artistic practice combines many “traditional academic” techniques with concepts and techniques appropriated from modern, post-modern, and contemporary art to assert a range of critical ideas uniquely descriptive of our diverse visual culture.

The artist was born in St. George’s, Bermuda, and he is a citizen of both the USA and the UK. Michael resides in the 12th arrondissement in Paris, France.

(Self) Portrait Through The AmeryKahn Prism (detail) – “Brunelleschi's Mirror,”
Oil on paper, 20 x 12 inches (50,8 x 30,5 cm) installation section view, 2017