Bio

BORN  

San Rafael, California. 1965. Currently lives and works in Brooklyn, NY


EDUCATION                   

1993         MFA/ Sculpture  University of Massachusetts, Amherst

1988         BFA/ Sculpture  University of Connecticut, Storrs


SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2015
Michel Soskine Inc., “Drawing Now” Paris France (Mar. 2529)

2014

Chronozone,  Gleichapel,  Paris, France (May 1-June 22)

2013
Universos IntimosMichel Soskine Inc., Madrid, Spain (Dec. 12–Jan. 13)
(two person show with Antonio Crespo Foix)

Based On a True Story…, Pierogi, Brooklyn, NY (Oct.)

2012
Lateral Diffusion, Lora Reynolds Gallery, Austin, TX

2010
Incomplete Analysis, Pierogi, Brooklyn, NY (Oct. 15–Nov. 14)

Daniel Zeller, Daniel Weinberg Gallery, Los Angeles, CA (Jan. 9–Feb. 13)

2008
Geomorphical Fluxitosis, Pierogi, Brooklyn, NY

From the inside and towards the inside, Michel Soskine Gallery, Madrid, Spain

2007
Daniel Zeller, Daniel Weinberg Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2006
Erreur Infinie, G-Module, Paris, France

Daniel Zeller, Michel Soskine Gallery, Marseille, France

2005
Cyclical Redundance, Pierogi, Brooklyn, NY (Oct.–Nov.)

2004
Daniel Zeller: Recent Drawings, Dan Weinberg Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Biodegradable, G-Module, Paris, France (May 13–Jun. 19)

2003
Empirical Cryptosis, Pierogi, Brooklyn, NY  (Nov. 14–Dec. 22) (Catalogue)
Daniel Zeller, Daniel Weinberg Gallery, Los Angeles, CA  (Jan. 11–Feb. 8)

2001
Drawing, Pierogi, Brooklyn, NY (Mar. 17–Apr. 16)

1999
Lost, a+a company, New York, NY (May 7–29)

1993
Systematic Interconnection, Hampden Gallery, UMass, Amherst. MFA Thesis, (May 9–14)

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2014

Pierogi XXPierogi, Brooklyn, NY (September 5- Octorber 5)
Michel Soskine Inc., Madrid, Spain: “Group Exhibition” Feb. 6- Mar. 23

2013

40 Years at the Daniel Weinberg Gallery, Ambach & Rice, Los Angeles, CA (Nov. 23- Jan. 11)
Unknown Entity, Michel Soskine Inc., Madrid, Spain (Mar. 31- July 23)
Unhinged, Pierogi, Brooklyn, NY ( July 5- July 28)
Summer Show, Lora Reynolds Gallery, Austin, TX ( July 13- Aug. 10)
Approaching Infinity, Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, CA (Jan. 26- May 5)

2012

Decade: Contemporary Collecting, Albright-Knox Gallery, Buffalo, NY (Aug. 21- Jan. 6)
Graphomania, Geoffrey Young Gallery, Great Barrington, MA (Jun. 30- Jul. 21)
11th National Drawing Invitational, Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock, AR (Apr. 20- Sept. 9)

2011

6:6 Hyper-Space, West Collection, SEI Corporate Campus, Oaks, PA (Aug. 5- Aug. 4, 2012)
Microwave, Eight, Josée Bienvenu Gallery, New York, NY ( Jun. 30- Sept. 3)
Subjective / Objective, Pierogi, Brooklyn, NY (June 24- July 31)
Idée Fixe: Drawings of an Obsessive Nature, Winkleman Gallery, New York, NY (May 6- Jun. 11)
Untitled. 9, Michel Soskine Inc., Madrid, Spain (Jan. 20- Mar. 12

2010

On the Mark, Steven Zevitas Gallery, Boston, MA (Nov.11- Dec. 11)
Drawing Systems, Grossman Gallery, Lafayette College, Easton, PA (Aug. 31- Oct. 23)
Wall-to-Wall, Daniel Weinberg Gallery, Los Angeles, CA ( Jun. 5- Aug. 1)
Works on Paper, Big & Small/Casual Gallery, Queens, NY (May 22- 23)
Obsession, Heather James Fine Art, Palm Desert, CA (Jan. 15- Mar. 10)
Intense Concentration, UTSA Art Gallery, San Antonio, TX ( Jan. 13- Feb. 14)

2009
Body Language, Geoffrey Young Gallery, Great Barrington, MA (Oct. 24- Nov. 21)
Brooklyn Painters, Rebecca Randall Bryan Gallery, Coastal Carolina University Conway, SC (Oct. 22–Nov.30)
Cream, no sugar, Pierogi, Brooklyn, NY (Jun. 26- Jul. 26)
Mark-Making: Dots, Lines and Curves, Lora Reynolds Gallery, Austin, TX (Jul. 11-Sept. 5)
Mindscapes: New work by Karen Margolis & Daniel Zeller, Dieu Donne, NY, NY (2 Person)
Trail Blazers in the 21st Century: Contemporary Prints and Photographs published by Exit
Art, Jane Voorhees Zimmerli Art Museum, New Brunswick, NJ
Une Collection, Oeuvre choisies dans la collection de Vincent Bazin, Espace Valles, Saint-Martin-d’Heres Cedex
Sight Mapping, Herter Art Gallery, Amherst, MA (Jan. 29- Mar. 1)
The Labyrinth Wall, Exit Art, New York, NY (Dec. 14- Feb. 7)
DRAWINGS, Pablo’s Birthday, New York City, NY

2008
Drawn to Detail, DeCordova Museum, Lincoln, MA (August 30, 2007–January 4, 2009)
Landscope: Landscape and Contemporary Drawing, Drawing Space at Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Paris, France
Pierogi et al: Another Damned Drawing Show, Daniel Weinberg Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Apocalyptic Summer, Pierogi, Brooklyn, NY (June 27–July 28)
Summer Exhibition, Lora Reynolds Gallery, TX (August 2–September 20)
Midnight Full of Stars, Visual Arts Center of New Jersey, Summit, NJ (April 11–June 6), Curated by Sara Lynn Henry
The Labyrinth Wall: From Mythology to Reality, Exit Art, New York City, NY
Another Damned Drawing Show, Daniel Weinberg Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2007
Block Party II: An Exhibition of Drawings, Daniel Weinberg Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
(Un)Natural Selection, Pierogi, Brooklyn, NY (Jun. 1–Jul. 30)
Flatfiling, Pierogi / Artnews Projects, Berlin, Germany (May 18–Jun. 23)
Drawn to the Edge, Adam Baumgold Gallery New York, NY (Mar. 23–Apr. 28)
More Possible Moves than in Chess, Pluto, New York City, NY
Three Part Harmony: Definition, Delicacy and Detail in Drawing, Curator’s Office, Washington, DC
Lines, Texas Gallery, Houston, TX

2006
Twice Drawn, Tang Museum Saratoga Springs, NY
Inaugural Exhibition, Pierogi Leipzig, Germany (Apr. 29–Jul. 1)
NYCAMS, Paramnesiac Landscape, New York, NY (Mar. 18–Apr. 23), Curated by Robin Reisenfeld
Factitious, Pierogi, Brooklyn, NY
Block Party, Daniel Weinberg Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Light in August, Geoffrey Young Gallery, Great Barrington, NY
Paramnesiac Landscape, New York Center for Art & media Studies, New York
Selected Fine Arts Alumni, Student Union Gallery, UMass, Amherst
Fine Line, Adam Baumgold Gallery, New York, NY
The Studio Visit, Exit Art, New York, NY
Artists from Dumbo, Gathering of the Tribes, New York, NY

2005
Greater New York 2005, PS1, Long Island City, NY (Mar. 13–Sep. 26)
American Obsessive Drawing, Völcker & Freunde, Berlin, Germany
De Balthus a Zeller, Michele Soskine Inc., Madrid, Spain (Apr. 7–May 28)
SAFN In Collaboration with Pierogi, SAFN Museum, Reykjavik, Iceland (Mar. 5–Apr. 17)
On Paper, Daniel Weinberg Gallery, Los Angeles, CA (Feb. 26–Mar. 19)
Happy Birthday to Me, G-Module, Paris, France (Jan. 8–Feb. 19)
Sideways View with Ear to the Ground, Zito Studio Gallery, New York, NY
Radical Vaudeville, Geoffrey Young Gallery, Great Barrington, NY
Begging a Proper Donnybrook, Archibald Arts, New York, NY

2004
Sixth Annual Altoids Curiously Strong Collection, New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York, NY
Pencil Me In, Geoffrey Young Gallery, Great Barrington, MA (Sep. 24–Oct. 17)
Phantom Limb, Unit B Gallery, Chicago, IL (Sep. 10–Oct. 3)
Pickup Lines, Geoffrey Young Gallery, Great Barrington, MA (Jul. 24–Aug. 14)
Vacation Nation, Pierogi, Brooklyn, NY (Jul. 2–28)
Mindscape, Pavel Zoubek, Inc. New York, NY (June 24–Aug. 13)
Finesse, Catherine Clark Gallery, San Francisco, CA (July 1–31)
Radial Gradient, Gregory Lind Gallery, San Francisco, CA (Apr. 1–May 22)
Uncharted Territory: Subjective Mapping by Artists and Cartographers, Julie Saul Gallery, New York, NY (Mar. 5–Apr. 10)
AMP, The Andy Warhol Museum, Pittsburgh, PA (Feb. 6–Mar. 15)

2003
Big Cry Baby, Smack Mellon, Brooklyn, NY (Nov. 8–Dec. 14)
Artists and Maps: Cartography as a Means of Knowing, Hoffman Gallery of Contemporary
Art, Lewis & Clark College, Portland, OR  (Sep. 4– Oct. 19)
The New Topography, Geoffrey Young Gallery, Great Barrington, MA (Jun. 27–Jul. 19)
Online, Feigen Contemporary, New York, NY  (May 29–Aug. 9)
High & Inside, Marlborough Chelsea, New York, NY  (May 1–June 7)
Obsessive Pleasures, Pavel Zoubok, Inc., New York, NY  (Apr. 24–May 24)
Pierogi Presents, Bernard Toale Gallery, Boston, MA   (Apr. 2–May 10)
The Incredible Lightness Of Being, Black & White Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2002
Locations, Rotunda Gallery, Brooklyn, NY  (Sep. 5–Oct. 19)
Need to Know Basis, Geoffrey Young Gallery, Great Barrington, MA
Boiled or Fried, Pierogi, Brooklyn, NY (Jul. 5–29)
Déjà Vu, G-Module, Paris, France (Jul. 4–Aug. 3)
On Paper, Daniel Weinberg Gallery, Los Angeles,  CA (Feb.16–Mar. 16)
Selection 1, Made in Brooklyn, Wythe Studio, Brooklyn, NY (Feb. 9–Mar. 4)
Cascade of Scales, James Graham & Sons, New York, NY (Jan. 24–Feb. 23)

2001
Lost In Space, Gary Tatintsian Gallery, New York, NY (Nov. 15–Jan. 5)
7 UMass Alumni, Student Union Gallery, UMass, Amherst, MA (Oct. 30–Nov. 16)
Drawing (Selected), G-Module, Paris, France (May 31–Jul. 21)
National Drawing Invitational, Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock, AR  (Jan. 26–Mar. 11)

2000
Blurry Lines, John Michael Kohler Arts Center, Sheboygan, WI  (Oct. 8–Jan. 14, 2001)
Microwave II, 123 Watts Gallery, New York, NY   (Sep. 16–Nov. 11)
Wunderkammer: Wonderworks, Rotunda Gallery, Brooklyn, NY  (Sep. 6–Oct. 21)
Back to Nature, Derek Eller Gallery, New York, NY   (Jul. 7–Aug. 4)
Bridges, d.u.m.b.o. Arts Center, Brooklyn, NY   (May 5–Jun. 3)
The End, Exit Art/The First World, New York, NY   (Jan. 29–Apr. 1)

1999
Monumental Drawings, Exit Art/The First World, New York, NY   (Sep. 18–Oct. 30)
Size Matters, Gale Gates et al., Brooklyn, NY   (Sep. 15–Dec. 11)
Familiar Strangers, Galapagos,  Brooklyn, NY  (Aug.23–Sep. 1)
Environments, Cornell University, Weill Medical College, New York, NY   (Jul.–Sep.)
2nd Annual Portrait Show, Jorgensen Gallery, New York, NY   (Jun. 30–Aug. 25)

1998
The Wide Open Show, Perrelli Fine Art & Design, Baltimore, MD   (Oct. 1–Nov. 28)
Intro, Jenn Joy Gallery, San Francisco, CA   (Jul. 7–31)
Wild, Exit Art/The First World, New York, NY  ( Jan. 17–Apr. 2)

1997
First Annual, Two Sculptors, Inc., New York, NY   (Jun. 5–21)
Spring Collection, a+a company, New York, NY   (Apr. 11–May 2)

1995
30 Pieces, 450 Gallery, New York, NY   (Oct.)
Art From the Other Side, 68 Jay, Brooklyn, NY    (May)

1994
Fever, Wexner Center for the Arts, Columbus, OH   (May 13–Jul. 31)

1992
Fever, Exit Art/The First World, New York, NY   (Dec. 11–Jan.23, 1993)

1991
Mixed Media, University of Massachusetts Medical Center Gallery, Worcester, MA
4×4, Art for Public Spaces, Baystate West Center Court Atrium, Springfield, MA
Fall 1990 Exhibit, The Sculpture Courtyard, University Library, Amherst, MA

1990
Exhibit, The Sculpture Courtyard, University Library, Amherst, MA



AWARDS AND HONORS

2007 Civitella Ranieri fellowship

2005 Artist Pension Trust

2001 Pollock-Krasner Foundation Grant


BIBLIOGRAPHY

2014
Dunlap, David W., “Along the D Line, Subway Stations Serve as Platforms for Art”
The New York Times, Oct. 16, pg. A26

2013
Daniels, Diana L., “Stepping Outside of Ourselves” Approaching Infinity,
Crocker Art Museum, pgs. 5-9

2011
“Daniel Zeller” Fukt, A Magazine for Drawing Vol. 10, pgs. 74-81

“Hypothetical Model of the Evolution and Structure of Science, Daniel Zeller, 2007”
Issues in Science and Technology, Volume XXVII, #3, pgs. 50-52, 58

Hofstätter, Amrei, “Daniel Zeller; The hypothesis, the organic and the concept of infinity”
Belio Magazine, Edition: 032, pgs. 8- 19

2010
McQuaid, Kate, “Galleries; A World Projected Through Ritual” The Boston Globe Nov. 24

Sutton, Benjamin, “Mapping Minutiae: Art in the Age of Foursquare and Genome Projects”
The L Magazine, Oct. 27, 2010

Sherer, Scott “Intense Concentration” (catalog essay) 2010, USTA Art Gallery

Ollman, Leah “Around the Galleries: Getting Lost in Intricate Doodles”
Los Angeles Times Feb. 5

Bennett, Steve “Drawings as ‘finished’ artworks” San Antonio Express News Jan. 29, pg. 5A

2008
Pearse, Emma. “Artist Daniel Zeller’s Drawings Are Whatever You Want Them To Be,” New York Magazine, May 7, 2008, nymag.com

Kim, Joanne. “Daniel Zeller at Pierogi Brooklyn, White Hot Magazine, July

2007
Ollman, Leah. “Unlikely Survivors In A Mean City, Los Angeles Times, June 1, E24

Goddard, Dan R. “Works Start Small and Then Grow,” The San Antonio Express-News, April 25

Goddard, Dan R. The San Antonio Express-News, April 1

2006
Bailly, Bérnicé. “La Terre Imaginaire de Dan Zeller,” Le Monde, November 11, p.28

Miller, Leigh Anne. “Daniel Zeller at Pierogi, Art in America, March 2006, pp.155-156

Dubois, Jean-Marie. “Daniel Zeller/Alan Wiener,” Paris Capitale, November, p.148

“Daniel Zeller,” Arte Y Parte, No. 63, June-July 2006, p.107

“’Dibujos’, el trazo intelligente y minucioso de Daniel Zeller,” Tu Eliges, 26, June-July 2006, p.16

Cerbini, Lorenza. “Dan Zeller, Paesaggi al Microscopio,” Arte, #393, May 2006, p.77

 

2005
Murison, Jason. “Daniel Zeller,” The Brooklyn Rail, December 2005–January 2006, p.23

Johnson, Ken. “Daniel Zeller at Pierogi,” The New York Times, November 4. p.E30

“Daniel Zeller,” The New Yorker, November 14, 2005, p.24

MacAdam, Barbara A. “Daniel Zeller,” Vitamin D, New Perspectives in Drawing, pp.332-335
Phaidon Press Limited

Kantor, Jordan. “Drawing from the Modern: After the Endgames,” Drawing from the Modern
1975–2005, pp.47, 187. The Museum of Modern Art

Meister, Sarah Hermanson. “Daniel Zeller,” Greater New York, p.364. PS1 Contemporary Art Center in collaboration with the Museum of Modern Art

Dailey, Meghan. “Portfolio: Contemporary Drawings,” Art + Auction, November, pp.164-166

Baker, Kenneth. “Radial Gradient,” Artnews, Vol.104/#2, February 2005. p.142

Volk, Gregory. “Seven Paragraphs For Daniel Zeller,” Catalogue essay, New York: Pierogi Press, 2005, pp.4, 6, 8

Schalhorn, Andreas. “Hybridization of Figure and Ornament,” American Obsessive Drawing, Völcker & Freunde

2004
Cook, Xerxes. “Dan’s World,” Tank, Vol. 3, Issue 10. pp.100–105 (illus.)

Mine, Molly. “Dan Zeller,” Paris Capitale, #97, May 15–June 16, 2004. p.177

Gagnon, Adrienne. “Linear Thinking,” SF Weekly, July 21–27, 2004. p.10

Baker, Kenneth. “Technology expands the notion of drawing,” San Francisco Chronicle, July 10, 2004. p.E1

Yau, John. “Intricate Worlds,” Art on Paper, March/April 2004, Vol. 8, #4. pp.40-41

MacAdam, Barbara A. “Daniel Zeller: Pierogi,” Artnews, Vol. 103/#3, March 2004. p.134

2003
“Daniel Zeller,” The New Yorker, December 15, 2003. p.26

Cotter, Holland. “Daniel Zeller at Pierogi,” The New York Times, December 19. p.E40

Richard, Frances. “Chaos Writes An Alias For Order: Daniel Zeller’s Maps of the World,”

Daniel Zeller, Catalogue essay, pp.36-38Pierogi Press: New York

Row, D.K. “Attitudes about Latitudes,” The Oregonian, September 30. p. E1 + E3

Hill, Joe. “Online, (Reviews: New York: Feigen Contemporary),” Contemporary, No. 56. p.73

Schmerler, Sarah. “Seeing Brooklyn in the Details,” Art on Paper, Vol. 7, No. 7, May–June 2003, pp. 48-51 (Illus.)

Tully, Judd. “High and Inside,” (Exhibition catalog, essay w/ illustrations) Marlborough Gallery, NY, 2003

2001
Cotter, Holland. “Daniel Zeller,” The New York Times, April 13, 2001. P.E31

MacAdam, Barbara A. “The Micro Wave,” Artnews, Vol. 100/ #4, April, 2001. Pp.130-133

Wolfe, Townsend. National Drawing Invitational (Ex. catalog essay w/illustrations)

Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock, AK, 2001

Hammons, David. “Valve I,” A Gathering of the Tribes, art editor, Issue 9. P.100 (Illus)

2000
“Parasite,” Pierogi Press, eds. Susan J. Swenson & Joe Amrhein, Vol. 6, Fall 2000 p. 27 (Illus)

Cotter, Holland. “Kim Kimball ‘Enthusiasm’,” The New York Times, September 22, 2000. P. E33

Gilman-Sevcik, Frantiska and Tim. “Bridges; D.U.M.B.O. Arts Center, New York,” Flash Art, Vol. XXXIII, No. 213, Summer 2000. P.70

Ballengée, Brandon. “Daniel Zeller: a&a company, Adam Ross: Caren Golden Fine Art,”

Zing Magazine, Issue 11, Vol. 3, Winter 2000. P.252 (Illus)

1999
“Regulator,” Pierogi Press, eds. Susan J. Swenson & Joe Amrhein, Vol. 4, fall 1999. P.57 (Illus)“Monumental Drawings,” NY Arts, September 1999 (Illus)

1998
Klein, Adrienne. “Into Focus/ Art on Science,” (Catalog essay w/ illustration) Union College, Schenectady, NY 

Turner, Grady T. “Wild,” NY Arts, March–April 1998. Pp.36-37 (Illus)


SELECTED COLLECTIONS

Princeton Art Museum
Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY
Altoid’s Curiously Strong Collection, New York, NY
Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock, AK
Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA
The Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY (Gift of the Rothschild Foundation)
The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
Various Private Collections