Mike Gould is a Michigan-based laser, graphics, video and electronics artist. He was born and has spent most of his life in Ann Arbor. In addition to his laser activities, Mike works as a commercial photographer. Mike has been working with lasers, electro-optic components and industrial design for several years. His first experience with laser light in an artistic setting was a Son et Lumière presentation at the University of Michigan School of Education. More recently, along with his Illuminatus Lightshow troupe, Mike has created, performed and presented for thousands of people attending events at leading Michigan hotels. These include the Detroit Marriott Troy, the Hyatt Regency Dearborn, and most recently the Marriott Renaissance Center in Detroit. As principal designer/builder/artist with Illuminatus, Mike has assembled, inspired and motivated an experienced crew with a wide variety of talents. His motto: Lux Plus Esto. Let there be more light.
Mike's ArtPrize Entries
These are Mike's official ArtPrize entries from this year and past years.
Mike's Past Work
These are images of past work that Mike has done.