Ringling College of Art and Design Fine Arts
Fine Arts '88
Michael James White is one of the most fun, talented and versatile artists you’re likely to ever meet. He picked up a pencil at age 2 and never put it down. Michael entered into the Newly formed Illustration Program at the Ringling College of Art in Sarasota Florida. He Freelanced his way through art school and thanks to scholarships he graduated in 1985 with Awards and Honors. During school and afterwards in New Haven Connecticut, Michael presided over his own Small Press Publishing Companies. His publications featured Comics, Fantasy Art, Poetry and Literature with Social/Environmental Commentary. Proving that all his hard work and the positive law of attraction had payed off, Marvel, DC and Topps Comics took an interest in Michael’s work giving him the platform he had dreamed of since childhood. Micheal has now been teaching at Ringling for over 20 years.