DANA MUELLER
Matthias, Thuringian Forest, Germany  2012
Matthias, Thuringian Forest, Germany 2012

DANA MUELLER

CV

<i>Landwirtschaftsgebiet (agricultural area) #</i> III, Middlesex County, Massachusetts  2006German and Italian prisoners of war were put to work during their imprisonment at Ft. Devens, Middlesex County. They worked the fields and picked apples around Ayer, Harvard and Littleton, Massachusetts.

B. 1971 in Thuringia, Germany.

EDUCATION

2007

Master of Fine Arts Photography

Massachusetts College of Art + Design, Boston, MA

2001

Bachelor of Fine Arts Photography

Art Institute of Boston now Lesley University College of Art + Design, Boston, MA

1996

Studies in Photography, Fine Arts, Political Science

Oxford Brookes University, Oxford, UK

GALLERY AFFILIATION

Rick Wester Fine Art, New York, NY

SOLO & TWO PERSON EXHIBITIONS

2014

De Naturae, Marran Gallery, Lesley University, Cambridge, MA (solo)

2011

The Devil's Den, Bentley Library ArtSpace, Northern Essex Community College, Haverhill, MA (solo)

2010

No Man's Land - Photographs by Bonnell Robinson & Dana Mueller, Rick Wester Fine Arts, NY, NY

No Man's Land - Photographs by Bonnell Robinson & Dana Mueller (online), Humble Arts Foundation, NY, NY

2009

No Man's Land - Photographs by Bonnell Robinson & Dana Mueller, Art Institute of Boston Gallery at University Hall, Cambridge, MA

2007

Erinnerungslandschaften (MFA Thesis Exhibition), Bakalar Gallary, Massachusetts College of Art + Design, Boston, MA (solo)

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2013

Joyce Elaine Grant Photography Exhibition, Texas Woman’s University Art Gallery, Denton, TX

2012

Looking at the Land – 21st Century American Views, Chace Center, RISD Museum, Providence, RI

Looking at the Land – 21st Century American Views (online), Flak Photo, Madison, WI

AIB Centennial Faculty Exhibition/ Photography, The Art Institute of Boston, Boston, MA

PRC 2012 Benefit Auction, 808 Gallery, Boston University, Boston, MA

Unfettered, Visual Art Exchange, Raleigh, North Carolina

Humus, humanus, Circulation(s) - Festival de la Jeune Photographie Europeenne, Pavillion de Bagatelle, Paris, France

23rd Annual Juried Art Auction, Bakalar & Paine Galleries, Massachusetts College of Art + Design, Boston, MA

Department of Art + Design Faculty Exhibition, Gallery 360, Northeastern University, Boston, MA

2011

Beginnings: Stories and Starting Points, Filter Photo Fest Chicago, Black Cloud Gallery, Chicago, IL

New England Photography Biennial, Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham, MA

Humus, humanus, Quinzaine Photographic Nantaise, Le Lieu Unique/ National Center for Contemporary Arts, Nantes, France

Hail Traveler! The Photographer as Tourist, and the Tourist as Subject, Rick Wester Fine Art, NY, NY

EXPOSURE 16th Annual PRC Juried Exhibition, Photographic Resource Center, Boston, MA

Works on Paper, Bakalar & Paine Galleries, Massachusetts College of Art + Design, Boston, MA

Of Gods and Monsters, curated by Andrew Mroczek, Daniel Cooney Fine Art Online Auction, NY

Artist's Choice, Somerville Museum, Somerville, MA

2009

Inaugural Exhibit, Art Raw Gallery, NY, NY

Alter-Ego, Nave Gallery, Somerville, MA

2008

St. Botolph Club Grant Exhibit, St. Botolph Club, Boston, MA

BridgeARTFair Miami, Miami, FL

Selected Photo Faculty, Art Institute of Boston, MA

19th Annual Juried Art Auction, Bakalar Gallery, Massachusetts College of Art + Design, Boston, MA

2007

MASH - Recent Graduate Work/ MassArt & School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Doran Gallery,

Massachusetts College of Art + Design, Boston, MA

2006

Dia de los Muertos/ Day of the Dead, Mexico, Doran Gallery, Massachusetts College of Art + Design, Boston, MA

Sacred Spaces, Art Institute of Boston Gallery at University Hall, Cambridge, MA

Midway Exhibit, Bakalar Gallery, Massachusetts College of Art + Design, Boston, MA

New MFA Photography, Doran Gallery, Massachusetts College of Art + Design, Boston, MA

2003

Faculty Biennial, Art Institute of Boston, Boston, MA

Time Exhibition, North East Space, New Haven, CT

2002

Photowork’02 - National Juried Photography Exhibition, Barrett Art Center, Poughkeepsie, NY

2001

Faithful Boston - The Religions of Boston Immigration, International Institute of Boston, MA

2000

EXPOSURE - The Annual PRC Juried Exhibition, Photographic Resource Center, Boston, MA

Photowork’2K National Juried Photography Exhibition, Barrett Art Center, Poughkeepsie, NY

AWARDS

2013

Joyce Elaine Grant Award Winner, Texas Woman's University, Denton, TX

Faculty Development Grant, Art Institute of Boston at Lesley University, Boston, MA

2012

First Place Award Winner, Visual Art Exchange Juried Exhibition Unfettered, Raleigh, NC

2010

Faculty Development Grant, Art Institute of Boston, Boston, MA

2009

Faculty Development Grant, Art Institute of Boston, Boston, MA

2008

Next Perspective 2nd Place, HotShoe International, UK

BridgeARTFair Miami Juried Competition Finalist, Miami, FL

Faculty Development Grant, Art Institute of Boston, Boston, MA

2007

St. Botolph Club Artist Grant, St. Botolph Club, Boston, MA

2001

Senior Honor Award, Art Institute of Boston, Boston, MA

1999

Portfolio Scholarship Photography, Art Institute of Boston, Boston, MA

Albert Fleming Trust Scholarship, Hale and Dorr LLP, Boston, MA

VISITING ARTIST LECTURES

2012

Rhode Island School of Design, RI, Professional Directions w/ Henry Horenstein, The Devil's Den

2011

Northern Essex Community College, MA, Photography Department, The Devil's Den

2001

The Art Institute of Boston, MA, Photography Department, Documenting Brighton Beach

COLLECTIONS

Artlout Contemporary Art Collection, Leipzig/ Berlin, Germany

Boston Public Library, Boston, MA

Fort Devens Museum, Harvard, MA

International Institute of Boston, Boston, MA

Massachusetts College of Art + Design, Boston, MA (Archives and Special Collections)

PUBLICATIONS/ MEDIA

2013

Flak Photo, Jacqueline - At the Edge of the Villadge, April 30, 13

Problemata Physica, Dana Mueller - The Devil's Den, Jan., 13

2012

New Landscape Photography, Dana Mueller – The Devil’s Den, Dec., 12

American Photo, Looking at the Land, a Digital Survey of 21st-Century Landscape Photography, Oct.2, 12

TIME LightBox, Looking at the Land from the Comfort of Home, Sept. 26, 12

Flak Photo, Looking at the Land – 21st –Century American Views, Sept.21, 12

Flak Photo, Camp Pine Grove II - The Devil's Den, Aug.30, 12

PMS 485 C Projects (Portugal), Dana Mueller - The Devil's Den, May 22, 12

Purpose | Photo Webmag (France), Projections: Humus/ Humanus, Jan., 12

2011

Eagle Tribune (MA), NECC’s ArtSpace hosts exhibit, Nov. 10, 11

Loupe - Journal of the Photographic Resource Center at Boston University, Retrospect - Exposure 2011, Vol.2/ Nr.1, Oct., 11

Boston Globe, '2011 New England Photography Biennial' is twice as good, Oct. 19, 11

Prison Photography (OR), POW Camps for Germans on American Soil: Dana Mueller's 'The Devil's Den,' Aug. 26, 11

Wall Street Journal (NY), The Self and Other, July 30, 11

The Boston Globe, Photographers examine the diverse concepts of location, time, and identity in juried show at BU, July 30, 11

Southern Photography - Fine Art Photography in the American South (NC), Dana Mueller on One, One Thousand, July 19, 11

One, One Thousand - A Publication of Southern Photography (LA), Featured Photographer, July, 11

Boston Phoenix, The MCC Awards at Tufts and 'Flourish' at MassArt, July 11, 11

Massachusetts College of Art + Design, Flourish/ Alumni Works on Paper - Juried Exhibition Online Catalogue, June, 11

2010

On Heliography (US), The Year in Landscapes, Dec. 23, 10

The Daily Advance (NC), POW past comes to Edenton on a bus, Aug. 31, 10

Stray Cats (Germany), The Devil's Den, July 22, 10

The Sonic Blog (Germany), Devil’s Den, July 2, 10

Conscientious (US), Contemporary photography feature: Dana Mueller, June 2, 10

Daily Candy (US), Femme Photography, Apr. 4, 10

The Hoya Guide (Georgetown University, D.C.), Online Art Finds Its Place Among the Galleries, April, 10

New York Photo Review, No Man's Land: The Landscape of War, Feb. 3, 10

2009

ARTSCOPE New England Art Magazine, No Man's Land, by Franklin W. Liu, Nov./Dec., 09

Another Something and Company (Netherland), Erinnerungslandschaften, July 26, 09

SCAT—Somerville Community Access Television (MA), Somerville Arts Matter – Chronology, Julia Fairclough interviews Dana Mueller, June 5, 09

The Somerville News (MA), Somerville artist explores the German prisoner of war experience, May 29, 09

Wicked Local Somerville (MA), Nave Gallery exhibits photos from alternative photographic processes, Apr. 27, 09

2008

ARTLOUT Contemporary Art Magazine (Germany), Feature: Dana Mueller, July, 08

HotShoe International Magazine (UK), News: Next Perspective, May 29, 08

Art Space Talk (CA), Dana Mueller Interview, May 26, 08

2002

Poughkeepsie Journal (NY), Imagery at Barrett House runs gamut, Mar. 29, 02

2000

Antiques and The Arts (CT), Faithful Boston - The Religions of One City’s Immigrants, Aug. 8, 00