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B. in Thuringia, Germany. 

Lives and works in Boston, Massachusetts. 

 

Monograph 

May Days, Publisher Fraction Editions, Limited edition of 500 

Anticipated publication Winter 2017 

 

SELECT EXHIBITIONS 

2016 [Photo]gogues: New England, Flash Forward Festival, Griffin Museum of Photography, Boston, MA 

2016 #Memory_Archive, Photo Book Melbourne, Boyd School Studios, Melbourne, Australia 

2016 Directions, Roberts and Raizes Galleries, Lesley University College of Art and Design, Cambridge, MA  

2015 New England Photography Biennial, Danforth Art Museum, Framingham, MA 

2015 SLIDELUCK Boston - Technology & Art, curated by Stephanie Dvareckas, Assistant Director of Boston Cyberarts, Microsoft NERD Center, Cambridge, MA 

2015 26th Annual Juried Art Auction, Bakalar Gallery, Massachusetts College of Art + Design, Boston, MA  

2015 SPOTLIGHT: Work by BFA Alumni, VanDernoot Gallery, Lesley University Collge of Art + Design, Cambridge, MA 

2015 VISUAL ALCHEMY: tangible evidence of experimentation, discovery and transformation, Fountain Street Fine Art Gallery, Framingham, MA 

2014 (solo) De Naturae, Marran Gallery, Lesley University, Cambridge, MA 

2014 Photo Annual Awards 2014, Open Wall Gallery, Teplice, Czech Republic 

2014 40 Years Vernon Street Studios, Somerville Museum, MA 

2014 Visible Soul: Celebrating the feline as muse. VanDernoot Gallery, Lesley University, Cambridge, MA 

2013 Contemporary Photography, Jurors: Lesley Martin (Aperture) and Andy Adams (FlakPhoto), Philadelphia Photo Arts Center, Philadelphia, PA 

2013 Looking at the Land – 21st Century American Views, Chace Center, RISD Museum, Providence, RI 

2013 Joyce Elaine Grant Photography Exhibition, Texas Woman’s University Art Gallery, Denton, TX 

2012 Looking at the Land – 21st Century American Views (online), Flak Photo, Madison, WI 

2012 AIB Centennial Faculty Exhibition/ Photography, Art Institute of Boston now Lesley University College of Art + Design, Boston, MA  

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

2012 Unfettered, Visual Art Exchange, Raleigh, North Carolina 

2012 Humus, humanus, Circulation(s) - Festival de la Jeune Photographie Europeenne, Pavillion de Bagatelle, Paris, France 

2012 23rd Annual Juried Art Auction, Bakalar & Paine Galleries, Massachusetts College of Art + Design, Boston, MA 

2012 Department of Art + Design Faculty Exhibition, Gallery 360, Northeastern University, Boston, MA 

2011 (solo) The Devil's Den, Bentley Library ArtSpace, Northern Essex Community College, Haverhill, MA 

2011 Beginnings: Stories and Starting Points, Filter Photo Fest Chicago, Black Cloud Gallery, Chicago, IL 

2011 New England Photography Biennial, Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham, MA 

2011 Humus, humanus, Quinzaine Photographic Nantaise, Le Lieu Unique/ National Center for Contemporary Arts, Nantes, France 

2011 Hail Traveler! The Photographer as Tourist, and the Tourist as Subject, Rick Wester Fine Art, NY, NY 

2011 EXPOSURE 16th Annual PRC Juried Exhibition, Photographic Resource Center, Boston, MA 

2011 Works on Paper, Bakalar & Paine Galleries, Massachusetts College of Art + Design, Boston, MA 

2011 Of Gods and Monsters, curated by Andrew Mroczek, Daniel Cooney Fine Art Online Auction, NY 

2011 Artist's Choice, Somerville Museum, Somerville, MA 

2010 No Man's Land - Photographs by Bonnell Robinson & Dana Mueller, Rick Wester Fine Arts, NY, NY 

2009 No Man's Land - Photographs by Bonnell Robinson & Dana Mueller, VanDernoot Gallery, Lesley University Cambridge, MA 

2009 Inaugural Exhibit, Art Raw Gallery, NY, NY 

2009 Alter-Ego, Nave Gallery, Somerville, MA 

2008 St. Botolph Club Grant Exhibition, St. Botolph Club, Boston, MA  

2008 BridgeARTFair Miami, Miami, FL 

2008 Selected Photo Faculty, Art Institute of Boston now Lesley University College of Art + Design, Boston, MA  

2008 19th Annual Juried Art Auction, Bakalar Gallery, Massachusetts College of Art + Design, Boston, MA 

2007 (solo) Erinnerungslandschaften, Bakalar Gallary, 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 

2006 Sacred Spaces, VanDernoot Gallery, Lesley University, Cambridge, MA 

2006 Midway Exhibit, Bakalar Gallery, Massachusetts College of Art + Design, Boston, MA 

2006 New MFA Photography, Doran Gallery, Massachusetts College of Art + Design, Boston, MA 

2003 Faculty Biennial, Art Institute of Boston now Lesley University College of Art + Design, Boston, MA  

2003 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 

2000 Photowork’2K National Juried Photography Exhibition, Barrett Art Center, Poughkeepsie, NY 

 

AWARDS 

2017 Visual Arts Artist Fellowship Grant, Somerville Arts Council (MCC), Massachusetts 

2015 1st Prize Juror's Award, New England Photography Biennial, Danforth Art Museum, MA 

2014 Visual Arts Artist Fellowship Grant, Somerville Arts Council (MCC), Massachusetts 

2014 Photo Annual Awards, Honorable Mentions, Teplice, Czech Republic 

2014 Faculty Development Grant, Lesley University College of Art + Design, Boston, MA  

2013 Half Prize Books Award as part of Joyce Elaine Grant Award, Texas Woman's University, Denton, TX 

2013 Faculty Development Grant, Lesley University College of Art + Design, Boston, MA  

2012 First Place Award Winner, Visual Art Exchange Juried Exhibition Unfettered, Raleigh, NC 

2010 Faculty Development Grant, Art Institute of Boston at Lesley University, Boston, MA 

2009 Faculty Development Grant, Art Institute of Boston at Lesley University, Boston, MA 

2008 Next Perspective 2nd Place, HotShoe International, UK 

2008 BridgeARTFair Miami Juried Competition Finalist, Miami, FL 

2008 Faculty Development Grant, Art Institute of Boston at Lesley University, Boston, MA 

2007 St. Botolph 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 

1999 Albert Fleming Trust Scholarship, Hale and Dorr LLP, Boston, MA 

 

VISITING ARTIST LECTURES 

2017 Focal Point, Photography Department, Lesley University College of Art and Design, Cambridge, MA 

2015 Asociación Hermanos Saíz, Salón de Mayo del Pabellón Cuba, Havana, Cuba 

2012 Rhode Island School of Design, RI, Professional Directions w/ Henry Horenstein 

2011 Northern Essex Community College, MA, Photography Department 

 

TEACHING 

2012- Adjunct Professor of Photography, Massachusetts College of Art + Design, Boston, MA 

2014 Visiting Assistant Professor of Photography, Massachusetts College of Art + Design, Boston, MA  

2011- Adjunct Professor of Photography, Art + Design Department, Northeastern Univ., Boston, MA  

2001- Adjunct Professor of Photography, Lesley University College of Art + Design, Boston, MA 

 

EDUCATION 

2007 Master of Fine Arts Photography, Massachusetts College of Art + Design, Boston, MA  

2001 Bachelor of Fine Arts Photography (Cum Laude), 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  

 

PUBLICATIONS/ MEDIA 

2016 A Photo Editor, Filter Photo Festival Part 1, Oct.7 

2016 AINT-BAD - An Independent Publisher of New Photographic Art (GA), Mays Days by Dana Mueller, published by Taylor Curry, June 24 

2016 Griffin Museum Puplications (MA), [Photo]gogues: New England - An exhibition of the Flash Forward Festival 2016 (exhibition catalog), April 11 

2015 What Will You Remember (MA), New England Photo Biennial Returns!, Sept. 16 

2015 100 MIiles Radius (UK), Webproject by Stuart Pilkington, Untitled outside Portland, Maine, Sept. 1 

2015 Don't Take Pictures (NY), Untitled from series May Days, Aug. 11 

2015 Indi/ Visualist, inter/ face, March  

2014 Photo Place Gallery Press(VT), The Traces Left Behind, Dec. (book) 

2014 Incandescent (OR), Issue 6, Pine Island Press, Aug. 

2013 Flak Photo (WI), Jacqueline - At the Edge of the Village, April 30 

2013 Problemata Physica (Germany), Dana Mueller - The Devil's Den, Jan. 

2012 New Landscape Photography (US), Dana Mueller – The Devil’s Den, Dec. 

2012 TIME LightBox (US), Looking at the Land from the Comfort of Home, Sept. 26 

2012 Flak Photo (WI), Looking at the Land – 21st –Century American Views, Sept.21 

2012 Flak Photo (WI), Camp Pine Grove II - The Devil's Den, Aug.30 

2012 PMS 485 C Projects (Portugal), Dana Mueller - The Devil's Den, May 22 

2012 Purpose | Photo Webmag (France), Projections: Humus/ Humanus, Jan. 

2011 Eagle Tribune (MA), NECC’s ArtSpace hosts exhibit, Nov. 10 

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

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

2011 Prison Photography (OR), POW Camps for Germans on American Soil: Dana Mueller's 'The Devil's Den,' Aug. 26 

2011 Wall Street Journal (NY), The Self and Other, July 30 

2011 The Boston Globe (MA), Photographers examine the diverse concepts of location, time, and identity in juried show at BU, July 30 

2011 Southern Photography - Fine Art Photography in the American South (NC), Dana Mueller on One, One Thousand, July 19 

2011 One, One Thousand - A Publication of Southern Photography (LA), Featured Photographer, July 

2011 Boston Phoenix (MA), The MCC Awards at Tufts and 'Flourish' at MassArt, July 11 

2011 Massachusetts College of Art + Design, Flourish/ Alumni Works on Paper - Juried Exhibition Online Catalogue, June 

2010 On Heliography (US), The Year in Landscapes, Dec. 23 

2010 The Daily Advance (NC), POW past comes to Edenton on a bus, Aug. 31 

2010 Stray Cats (Germany), The Devil's Den, July 22 

2010 The Sonic Blog (Germany), Devil’s Den, July 2 

2010 Conscientious (US), Contemporary photography feature: Dana Mueller, June 2 

2010 Daily Candy (US), Femme Photography, Apr. 4 

2010 The Hoya Guide (Georgetown University, D.C.), Online Art Finds Its Place Among the Galleries, April 

2010 New York Photo Review (NY), No Man's Land: The Landscape of War, Feb. 3 

2009 ARTSCOPE New England Art Magazine (MA), No Man's Land, by Franklin W. Liu, Nov./Dec. 

2009 Another Something and Company (Netherland), Erinnerungslandschaften, July 26 

2009 SCAT—Somerville Community Access Television (MA), Somerville Arts Matter – Chronology, Julia Fairclough interviews Dana Mueller, June 5 

2009 The Somerville News (MA), Somerville artist explores the German prisoner of war experience, May 29 

2009 Wicked Local Somerville (MA), Nave Gallery exhibits photos from alternative photographic processes, Apr. 27 

2008 ARTLOUT Contemporary Art Magazine (Germany), Feature: Dana Mueller, July 

2008 HotShoe International Magazine (UK), News: Next Perspective, May 29 

2008 Art Space Talk (CA), Dana Mueller Interview, May 26 

 

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