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  • Daniel G Hill

    Part-time Lecturer


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    Daniel G Hill


    Daniel G. Hill was born in 1956 in Providence, R.I. He is currently a Part-Time Lecturer at the Parsons School of Design where he served as an Assistant Professor of Fine Arts, 2001–2021. From 2013 to 2018, he served as President of American Abstract Artists and currently serves as its Secretary. Hill is a multi-disciplinary artist who has worked in sculpture, installation, painting, photography and digital media. He has exhibited in the U.S. for over 40 years and, more recently, in Europe, Asia and Central America and has curated exhibitions in New York (John Molloy Gallery), Brooklyn (Trestle Gallery), and Paris (ParisCONCRET and Abstract Project). His work is held in the collections of the Stiftung Konzeptuelle Kunst, Soest, Germany; Stichting EST art foundation, Leiden, the Netherlands; Metropolitan Museum of Art; MoMA Library Special Collection; New York Public Library; Phillips Collection; Cleveland Museum of Art; Whitney Museum of American Art, The Frances Mulhall Achilles Library; Yale University Art Gallery; US Embassy, Beijing Embassy Annex, US Department of State; Arkansas Art Center; and in several corporate and private collections. He is the recipient of a fellowship in painting from the National Endowment for the Arts and was awarded two year-long residencies at PS122 in New York City.

    Degrees Held

    MFA, Hunter College, City University of New York, New York, NY
    AB, Magna cum Laude, Brown University, Providence, RI

    Professional Affiliation

    American Abstract Artists
    Secretary since 2019
    President 2013–2018
    Member since 1997

    Performances and Appearances

    Curatorial & Directorial Projects:
    Co-Curator, Paralle Play, John Molloy Gallery, New York, NY
    Co-Curator, Objectify, Trestle Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
    Co-Curator, Intercontinental Line, Abstract Project, Paris, France
    Project Director, American Abstract Artists 75th Anniversary Print Portfolio
    Curator, Raisonnement circulaire (Circular Reasoning), ParisCONCRET, Paris, France

    One person exhibitions:
    Abstract Project, Paris, France
    Mary Ed Mecoy Hall Gallery, Murray State University, Murray, Kentucky
    The Painting Center, New York, NY
    Melville House Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
    Square One Gallery, New York, NY
    Wilmer Jennings Gallery at Kenkeleba, New York, NY
    Koussevitzky Gallery, Berkshire Community College, Pittsfield, MA

    Selected Group exhibitions: 
    Transmitter, Brooklyn, NY
    Hofstra University Museum of Art, Hempstead, NY
    dr. julius | ap, Berlin, Germany
    Institute of Contemporary Art at MECA, Portland, Maine
    Tremenheere Sculpture Gardens, Penzance, Cornwall, UK
    108AG projects, Colonia Juárez, Mexico City
    The Achmea Gebouw, Leiden, NL
    Salon Zürcher, New York, NY
    Sculpture Space NYC, Queens, NY
    Abstract Project, Paris, France
    Espace Christiane Peugeot, Paris, France
    Claudia Weil Galerie; Friedberg-Rinnenthal, Germany
    RCM Galerie, Paris, France
    Transmitter Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
    dr. julius | ap; Berlin, Germany
    Galerie Victor Sfez; Paris, France
    Schema Projects, Brooklyn, NY
    Clement & Schneider; Bonn, Germany
    Derbylius Libreria Galleria D’Arte, Milan, Italy
    Sideshow Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
    Downtown Gallery, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN
    Gallery 705, Stoudsburg, PA
    Brattleboro Museum and Art Center, Brattleboro, VT
    Salon des Réalités Nouvelles, Paris, France
    Instituto de Artes Gráficas de Oaxaca Alcalá (IAGO), Oaxaca, México
    Trestle Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
    ParisCONCRET, Paris, France
    Galerie oqbo, Berlin, Germany
    Deutscher Kunstlerbund e.V., Project Space, Berlin, Germany
    O.K. Harris Works of Art, New York, NY
    Nel Castello Aragonese di Otranto, Otranto, Italy
    The Painting Center, New York, NY
    PS122 Gallery, NY, NY
    Yellow Bird Gallery, Newburgh, NY
    Hillwood Art Museum, Long Island University, C.W. Post Campus, Brookvale, NY
    Katarina Rich Perlow Gallery, New York, NY
    Condeso/Lawler Gallery, New York, NY
    Herter Art Gallery, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA
    Bertha Urdang Gallery, New York, NY

    Research Interests

    color theory ,computer graphics (CG),new genres,painting,photography,sculpture

    Awards And Honors

    Project Space Recipient, P.S. 122, NYC
    National Endowment for the Arts fellowship in Painting


    Artist's Web Site

    Westbeth home to the arts

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