Curriculum Vitae

Education

2013
Master of Fine Arts
University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL
2007
Bachelor of Fine Arts
Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD

One and Two Person Exhibitions

2016
43-35 10th St., Andrew Rafacz Gallery, Chicago, IL
2014
Blisner, Webber Gallery Space, London
A Prairie, Andrew Rafacz Gallery, Chicago, IL
TJ Proechel and Daniel Shea, Heaven Gallery, Chicago, IL
2012
Blisner, Ill. (book release), Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago, IL
Suspended (with Richard Galling), LVL3 Gallery, Chicago, IL
Blisner, Ill., MDW Art Fair, Chicago, IL
2011
Coal Work, Alt +1000, Switzerland
Nicholas Gottlund and Daniel Shea, LVL3 Gallery, MDW Fair, Chicago, IL
2010
Lesson 1: Misanthropy, Acre Gallery, Chicago, IL
Plume and Removing Mountains, Appalachian Center, Berea, KY
2009
Removing Mountains, Newspace Center for Photography, Portland, OR
2008
Removing Mountains, Main Gallery, Baltimore, MD
2007
New Landscapes, Main Gallery, Baltimore, MD
2005
Exposition, Center for Art and Culture, Aix-en-Provence, France

Select Group Exhibitions

2015
Making an Entrance, Robert Blumenthal Gallery, New York, NY
Unseen Art Fair, Amsterdam
Sitter, Canzani Gallery, Columbus, OH
Wealth Inequality, curated by Myles Little, exhibiting internationally
2014
Phantoms in the Dirt, Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago, IL
Neueroffnung, Vava Gallery, Milan, Italy
Mute Annotations, V1 Gallery, New York, NY
Labor and Legacy, Forum Art Space, Cleveland, OH
Contemporary Views, Davis Gallery, Akron, OH
Lateral, The Mission, Houston, TX
2013
Climate of Uncertainty, DePaul Art Museum, Chicago, IL
Real Unreal, One Art Space, New York, NY
What Remains, Plug Projects, Kansas City, MO
A Spectre Is Haunting, Gallery 400, Chicago, IL
Stitched and Glued, The Riverside Arts Center, Riverside, IL
2012
Coal and Ice, Yixian International Photo Festival, China
Sea Change, Andrew Rafacz Gallery, Chicago, IL
Real Unreal, Museo de Arte Acarigua-Araure, Venezuela
Looking at the Land, The RISD Museum of Art, Providence, RI
Dust and Scratches, Moscow Museum of Modern Art, Russia
2011
Public Works, Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago, IL
Coal and Ice, Asia Society, China
Only Photographs, Newspace Center for Photography, Portland, OR
Acre Projects Booth, NEXT Art Fair, Chicago, IL
You’re Pushing Too Hard, Chicago Art Department, Chicago, IL
2010
Alive, Rainbo Lounge, Chicago, IL
Food, Garfield Artworks, Pittsburgh, PA
Study/Space, Columbia College, Chicago, IL
100 Portraits - 100 Photographers, Corcoran Gallery, Washington DC
Daydream Nation, Philadelphia Photo Arts Center, Philadelphia, PA
Banshee, Johalla Projects, Chicago, IL
2009
The Chicago Project Showcase, Catherine Edelman Gallery, Chicago
Dreamboats Collective, Umbrage Gallery, Dumbo, NYC
2008
Holiday, Stripeman Gallery, NYC
Meet Waradise, Meet Waradise Space, NYC
CoPA, Walker’s Point Art Center, Milwaukee, WI
This Land Is Our Land, 709 Railroad, Johnstown, PA
Is It Possible To Make A Photograph..., Pierro Gallery, New Jersey
Milchstraße, IUAV Gallery, Venice, Italy

Interviews & Features

2015
The Great Leap Sideways, A Dissolution of the Document, Feature (link)
1000 Words, Review (link)
Paper Journal, Interview (link)
American Suburb X, Interview (link)
Contact Sheet, Issue 182, Feature (link)
Unseen Magazine, Issue 2, Feature (link)
2014
Art+Auction, Feature
Photo-eye, Interview (link)
HotShoe, Interview and Review (link)
Photobook Melbourne, Interview (link)
2013
The Great Leap Sideways, Interview (link)
Photo District News, Invisible City, Feature (link)
What to Make of Postindustrial Entropy, Feature (link)
Ninth Letter, Remnants of American Industrial Might, Feature (link)
Lay Flat, Interview (link)
Paper Journal, Feature (link)
2012
Self-Guided Tour, Interview (link)
Guernica Magazine, Feature (link)
This is the What Vol. 2, Feature and Interview (link)
Chicago Magazine, Interview (link)
This is A Cult, Interview (link)
It's Nice That, Feature (link)
Sculpture Magazine, Chicago Artists, Feature
Canteen Magazine, Blisner, Ill., Feature
Guernica Magazine, Think Different, Feature (link)
PDN 30, Photo District News, Feature (link)
Orion Magazine, Coal Work, Cover Feature
2010
Vogue (Korea), Interview and Plume, Feature
Fraction Magazine, Plume, Feature
Jettison Quarterly, Food Deserts, Feature (link)
National Public Radio, Plume, Feature
City Paper (Baltimore), Critic's Pick, Lecture

Books

2016
Warehouse Condo, exhibition catalog
2015
Photography is Magic, Aperture (link)
This is the Same Ocean, Dawn Press (link)
Made By You, Converse (link)
2014
Blisner, IL, Monograph, fourteen-nineteen (link)
Phantoms in the Dirt, Exhibition Catalog, MoCP (link)
The United States, 2003-2013, Mossless (link)
2013
Notes From the Foundry, Spaces Corners Books (link)
Pretty Young Thing, Vandret Publications (link)
2012
Blisner, Ill., Monograph, Columbia College Chicago (link)
Blisner, Ill., Newspaper Edition, Columbia College Chicago (link)
2011
Tell Mum Everything Is Ok, Les Éditions FP&CF (link)
High Altitude, Exhibition Catalog, 5 Continents Editions (link)
2010
0_100_06, 0_100 Edition (link)
2009
Humble Arts’ Collector’s Guide to Photography (link)
2008
Removing Mountains Monograph (self-published) (link)
Is It Possible To Make A Photograph..., Exhibition Catalogue (link)

Residencies & Fellowships

2014
Light Work Residency
2012
Digital Artist-In-Residence, Columbia College Chicago
2011
TEAM Residency, Columbia College Chicago
2010
Acre Residency
Harold Arts Residency
2007
Meyer Traveling Fellowship

Teaching

2013
Maryland Institute College of Art, Adjunct Faculty
2012
University of Illinois at Chicago, Graduate Teaching Assistantship
2011
Museum of Contemporary Photography Outreach Program, Lead Teacher
Columbia College Chicago, Outreach Program

Artist Visits and Lectures

School of Visual Arts
The School of the Art Institute of Chicago
Parsons School of Design
Bard College
Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design
Kansas City Art Institute
University of Illinois at Chicago
Maryland Institute College of Art
Virginia Commonwealth University
Columbus College of Art and Design
DePaul University
Syracuse University
Columbia College Chicago
Berea College
Newspace Center for Photography
Current Gallery Baltimore