Resume

D   A   N   A         K   A   N   E

 

Dana Kane is an Artist living and working in New York City. She was born in Wyandotte, Michigan. Ms. Kane received her Master's Degree in Sculpture and Multi-media from Washington University, in St. Louis, Missouri and a BFA from the University of North Carolina, Greensboro.

 

Solo Shows

 

2015        Drawing Rooms, Jersey City, NJ

2011        The Atelier Gallery, Oyster Bay, Long Island

1996        Pierogi 2000, Brooklyn, NY

1981         Washington Project for the Arts, Washington, DC

1979         The Landmark Center, St. Paul, Minnesota

1978          Fine Arts Work Center, Provincetown, Ma

1977          Washington University, St. Louis, Mo

 

Awards

2003         A Grant from the Pollock Krasner Foundation

                  A Grant from the Gottlieb Foundation

                  An Individual Support Grant from Agnes Gund

                  An Artist Fellowship Grant, NY

                  An Individual Support Grant, Change, Inc.

1995          NEA/MAAF Regional Fellowship Grant, Finalist

1992          McDowell Art Colony Residency

1982          A Works in Progress Grant provided by the State of Maryland

1980          A Works in Progress Grant provided by the State of Minnesota

1978          A Fellowship to the Fine Arts Work Center, Provincetown, MA

                  A Works in Progress Grant provided by the State of Minnesota

1975          A Scholarship to Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri

1974          A Scholarship to Kent State Blossom Art Festival, Kent, Ohio

                  Greensboro Arts Council Award, Greensboro, NC

 

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

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2017

Bigger Bolder Better, 470 Vanderbilt, Brooklyn, NY

Sideshow, Through the Rabbit Hole 2, Brooklyn, NY

 

2016

David & Schweitzer, Making the Future, Brooklyn, NY

 

2015

Tiger Strikes Asteroid, Art in America, Miami, Florida

Smack Mellon, Respond, Brooklyn, NY

Tiger Strikes Asteroid Flat File Project, Brooklyn, NY

Ground Floor Gallery, Holiday Show, Brooklyn, NY

Drawing Rooms, Color Rules, Jersey City, NJ

StoreFront Ten Eyck Gallery, Making History, Brooklyn, NY

Ball and Socket Garage Sale, Cheshire, CT

The Big Small Show, Drawing Rooms, Jersey City, NJ

Ground Floor Gallery, You’ve Got Mail,  Brooklyn, NY

Gone Fishing, 315 Berry Street, Brooklyn, NY

Sideshow, Circle the Wagons, Brooklyn, NY

 

2014

Drawing Rooms, The Big Small Painting Show, Jersey City, NJ

The Painting Center, The Painting Center is Turning 21, NY, NY

WG News and Arts, Artist Page (Photograph), December Issue

The Holland Tunnel, Framed, Brooklyn, NY

Open Studio, New Work, Brooklyn, NY

Pierogi 2000, 20th Anniversary Show, Brooklyn, NY

The Active Space, Seeking Space 1, Brooklyn, NY

Storefront Ten Eyck, Future Home, Brooklyn, NY

Brooklyn Fireproof, Best Case Scenario, Brooklyn, NY

Sideshow, Sideshow Nation, Brooklyn, NY

 

2013

Sideshow Gallery, Sideshow Nation, Brooklyn, NY

Northside Festival, New Work, Brooklyn, NY

Berry Street Open Studios, Brooklyn, NY

 

2012

College de La Sainte Familie, NY/Cairo Collaborative Drawing Project, Cairo, Egypt

Open Studio, New Work, Brooklyn, NY

Berry Street Open Studios, Go, Brooklyn, NY

Sideshow, Mic:Check, Brooklyn, NY

 

 

2011

Pierogi 2000, 9/11 Memorial PostCard Project, Brooklyn, NY

Dos Pueblos Benefit for Tipitapa, Nicaragua

Sideshow, It’s all Good!, Brooklyn, NY

 

2010

University Gallery, But a Shadow of Myself, Beckenridge, Colorado

Open Studio, New Work, Brooklyn, NY

Sideshow, It’s a Wonderful 10th,  Brooklyn, NY

The Earth School, Benefit, NY, NY

 

2009

Townhouse Gallery, Shilhouette, Cairo, Egypt

NYU Steinhardt School, But a Shadow of Myself, NY, NY

Sideshow, It’s a Wonderful Life, Brooklyn, NY

 

2008

Sideshow, Peace, Brooklyn, NY

 

2007

Sideshow, War is Over, Brooklyn, NY

BooMA Galllery, From Ironic to Iconic, NY, NY

Kent State University School of Art, 2007 Drawing Invitational, Kent, Ohio

 

2006

Sideshow Gallery, Annual Show, Brooklyn, NY

 

2004

The University Art Museum, The Pierogi Flat Files, Albany, NY

The Warhol Museum, The Pierogi Flat Files, Pittsburgh, PA

Sideshow, Merry-Peace, Brooklyn, NY

 

2003

The University of Southern Maine, The Pierogi Flat Files, Gorham, Maine.

The Currier Museum of Art, New York, New Work, Now! Manchester, NH

Sideshow, Merry-Peace, Brooklyn, NY

 

2002

The Museum of Modern Art, Life of the City, New York, NY

Savannah College of Art & Design, In Response, Savannah, Georgia

Exit Art, Reactions, NY, NY

The Currier Museum of Art, New Work, New Art, Manchester, NH

Pierogi 2000, Artist of the Month (January), Brooklyn, NY

 

2001

Pierogi 2000, Multiple Sensations, Brooklyn, NY

Post Gallery, Multiple Sensations, Los Angeles, CA

Block Art Space, Multiple Sensations, Kansas City. Mo

 

2000

Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, Multiple Sensations, San Franciso, Ca

Pierogi Booth, Meat Market Art Fair, NY, NY

The Museum of Modern Art, Coatcheck Room, NY, NY

 

1999

Rosenwald-Wolf Gallery, Pierogi 2000, The Flat Files, Philadelphia, PA

Plaza Gallery, Paper View, Fordham University, NY, NY

Brooklyn Museum of Art, Benefit for NAG, Brooklyn, NY

Pierogi 2000, Rage for Art, Brookyn, NY

White Columns, Outer Bouroughs, NY, NY

Margaret Bodell Gallery, Summer Group Show, NY, NY

D.L. Cerney, Bolt, NY, NY

Sculpture Center, Benefit, NY, NY

The Fine Arts Work Center, Former Fellows of NY, Provincetown, MA

Lami Ink Gallery, Former Fellows from the Fine Arts Work Center, NY, NY

 

1998

Kunstlerhaus, Pierogi 2000, The Flat Files, Vienna, Austria

MoMA, Staff Art Show, NY, NY

Exit Art, The Warehouse Project, NY, NY

Davis Museum and Cultural Center, Perceptive Acts, Wellesley College, MA

The Lehman Loeb Art Center, Pierogi Goes to College, Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, NY

Nylon Gallery, New York Artists, London, England

Crest Hardware Show, Brooklyn, NY

Creative Time, Gesture as Value, NY, NY

Islip Art Museum, Borrowing, East Islip, NY

 

1997

Brooklyn Museum, Current Undercurrent: Working in Brooklyn, Brooklyn, NY

Cornerhouse Gallery, New York Drawers, Manchester, England

Gasworks Gallery, New York Drawers, London, England

Williamsburg Art/Historical Center, Just What do you think you are doing, Dave? Brooklyn, NYGroup 

Islip Art Museum, Group Show, East Islip, NY

Elizabeth Leach Gallery, Know New York, Portland, Oregon

Cal State University, Redefinitions, A View from Brooklyn, Fullerton, CA

DIA Center for the Arts, DKNY Patterns on View at the Book Store, NY, NY

Gramercy Art Fair, Pierogi and White Columns Sites, NY, NY

White Columns, Benefit Show, NY, NY

 

1996

Pierogi 2000, The Exchange Show, Brooklyn, NY

Pierogi 2000, Artist of the Week, Brooklyn, NY

 

1995

Pierogi 2000, Multiples, Brooklyn, NY

450 Broadway Gallery, Table of Contents, NY, NY

Ronald Feldman Gallery, Other Rooms, NY, NY

Christinrose Gallery, Open your heart, NY, NY

Hunter College, Beyond Circumstances, NY, NY

 

1994

White Columns, Update 94, NY, NY

White Columns, White Room, NY, NY

 

1993

Tribeca 148 Gallery, Wall to Wall, NY, NY

David Zwirner Gallery, Four Walls Benefit, NY, NY

 

1992

Artist’s Space, The Neurotic Art Show II, NY, NY

Tribeca 148 Gallery, The 1.5 Crossword Puzzle Project

1991

Merce Cunningham Studio, Set Design for The Crumbling Earth, NY, NY

1990

Marymount Manhattan College Gallery, She Who Laughs Last, NY, NY

1982

Mills College, 12th International Sculpture Exhibition, San Francisco, CA

Mississippi River, The Environmental Art and Sculpture Exhibition, Minneapolis, Minnesota

1981

Washington Project for the Arts, Options, Washington, DC

Washington Project for the Arts, Ten Projects, Washington, DC

 

1979

The Landmark Center, Insitu, St. Paul, Minnesota

Provincetown Art Association, Current Fellows, Provincetown, MA

 

 

HONORS, AWARDS AND GRANTS

 

2003

Pollock-Krasner Foundation, Pollock-Krasner Emergency Assistance Grant, New York, NY

Gottlieb Foundation, Emergency Assistance Grant, New York, NY

Agnes Gund, Individual Support Grant, New York, NY

Artist Fellowship Grant, New York, NY

Change Inc., Individual Support Grant, New York, NY

2002

The Judith Rothschild Foundation, Across the River and Into the Lofts: Brooklyn Now.  

Guest artist on a panel led by Robert Storr. New York, NY

2000

“The New Irascibles”, photographed by Timothy Greenfield-Sanders

1998

Rhode Island School of Design, Visiting Artist, Providence, Rhode Island

Wellesley College, Visiting Artist, Wellesley, Mass.

1995

NEA/MAAF Regional Fellowship Grant Finalist

1992

MacDowell Art Colony, Residency, Peterborough, NH

1982

A Works in Progress Grant provided by the State of Maryland

1980

A Works in Progress Grant provided by the State of Minnesota

1978

A Fellowship to the Fine Arts Work Center, Provincetown, MA

A Works in Progress Grant provided by the State of Minnesota

1975

A Scholarship to Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri

1974

A Scholarship to Kent State University at the Blossom Art Festival, Kent, Ohio

Greensboro Arts Council Award, Greensboro, NC

 

 

 

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY

2017  Commonalities and Divergence: "A panel of Artists and Scientists, Their work and the Creative Process. Artist talk held at the Forest, Brooklyn, NY

"The Black Kites" on Vasari 21, by Ann Landi. July 24th Edition

Bigger, Better, Bolder, Gallery Travels, Seen Around Town, by Anne Russinof.

2015  

Featured Artist, BRIC Art Blog, BRIC Art Media House, Brooklyn, NY

Color Rules, Things to do in New Jersey, The New York Times, Aug. 13, 2015

Color Rules, Seen About Town, Gallery Travels, by Anne Russinof

Arthaps, “Gone Fishing”,  Brooklyn, NY

“Gone Fishing”, Seen Around Town, Gallery Travels, by Anne Russinof

 

2014

Nicole Durbin, “Seeking Space” ArtsinBushwick.

Jamie Martinez, “Seeking Space” Arte Fuse

2013

Sharon Butler, “Weekend Review” Two Coats of Paint

Anne Russinof, “Seen Around Town/Gallery Travels”, Blog Posts by Anne Russinof

2012

Janet Alexander, “Etherland”, Go Brooklyn Open Studios, Resource Magazine

2002

Sam Leith, New York and make it Snappy, The Daily Telegraph, London, England.

Sarah Boxer, Prayerfully and Powerfully, New York City Before and After, The New York Times

           

2000 

Carol Kino, “The New, New Irascibles”. A Photo Session with Timothy Greenfield-Sanders, Williamsburg Arts

1999

Roberta Smith, Rage for Art, The New York Times, February 19 & March 5

1998

Helen Harrison, Surrealism, Traditionalism, and Re-Visionism, The New York Times.

Karen Shaw, Borrowing, Islip Art Museum

 

1997

Susan Joyce, Redefinitions: A View from Brooklyn, published by Cal State University

Don Shirley, Out of Brooklyn, The Los Angeles Times

The Orange County Register, Brooklyn Art Pays a Visit to Fullerton

           

1995

Margaret McInroe, Beyond Circumstance: The Survival of the Fetish, Hunter College

1991

Jack Anderson, Amid a City of Bones, Decay, and Lost Souls at Large, The New York Times

 

CURATORIAL EFFORTS

 

2015

Gone Fishing, in association with 315 Berry Street Open Studios, 37 artists in the show.

EDUCATION

 

Studied at the University of North Carolina, Greensboro, BFA 1974; Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri. MFA, 1977.

 

 

COLLECTIONS

            Museum of Modern Art, NY, NY. Ronald Feldman, NY, NY,

            Davis Museum and Cultural Center, Wellesley College, Wellesley, Massachusetts,

            M/M Gregorio Napoleone, London, England, Stacy Greene, New York, NY, Bruce Pearson, NY, NY,

Sibling Entertainment and Alfred West, Jr., Carol Mills, NY, NY. Marion Griffiths, NY, NY,

Elizabeth Johnson, NY, NY, Lucia Luchetti, North Branford, Ct, CarlaAurich, NY, NY. Fred Wistow, NY, 

NY.