Address: 378 Brookside Rd – Darien, CT 06820
REAL ESTATE DEVELOPER, FLORENCE, ITALY. 1998-PRESENT
Has purchased and restored several Historically significant properties in and around Florence, Italy. These properties are listed by the Belles Artes as properties of historical/artistic significance. The properties total more than 140,000 square feet of rest ored properties in and around the city of Florence, Tuscany.
OWNER/FOUNDER OF COASAC NAIFY EDITIONS: SÃO PAOLO, BRAZIL 1996-2016
Was the main publisher of art books in Brazil. The company publish over 1,200 titles in its 20-year history.
MEMBER BOARD OF TRUSTEES UNIVERSITY ART MUSEUM, BERKELEY UNIVERSITY — 19921994
BOARD MEMBER TODD AO CORP. — 1991-1999
Michael was an active board member during those years and was vice president of new product development from 1991 – 1995.
University of San Fransico – BA, History, 1990
University of San Francisco – MBA – Finance, 1992
San Francisco Art Institute – MFA, 2017
Shows & Publications:
MINE: What Is Ours in the Wake of Extraction, Midway Gallery
Dallas Center for Photography, Landscapes Exhibition.
Featured Burn Magazine April, 2022
Venice International Art Fair – ItsLiquid
Fetured in Burn Magazine (https://www.burnmagazine.org/essays/2021/06/room-32-michael-naify-and-simone-cosac-naify/)
Southeast Center for Photography – Foresaken
Loosen Art, Isolation. Living Apart exhibition, Millepiani Gallery. Rome, Italy
PH21 Gallery, Photographic Visions, International Exhibit, Juror Zsolt Bátori, Budapest, Hungary, February 2020
Open Studio, Diego Rivera Gallery, San Francisco, Ca
En Regla, group exhibition, Havana, Cuba