Mike Cloud is a painter living and working in Brooklyn, New York. He earned his M.F.A. from Yale University School of Art and his B.F.A. from the University of Illinois-Chicago. 

Cloud’s work has been exhibited nationally and internationally at P.S.1, NY; the Studio Museum in Harlem, NY; Danubiana Meulensteen Art Museum, Slovak Republic; Good Children Gallery, LA; Marianne Boesky Gallery, NY; Sheldon Memorial Art Gallery, NB; White Columns, NY; Max Protetch, NY; Apexart, NYC. He has been reviewed in the New York Times, Art in America, Art Review and featured in the publication Painting Abstraction by Bob Nickas, published by Phaidon Press.

His work is held in private and public collections including the The Bronx Museum, Lincoln Center and the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Cloud is currently an assistant professor at Brooklyn College/ CUNY in New York.