Dana Fritz

Dana Fritz

Website: danafritz.com

Dana Fritz

Professor of Art (Photography)
Area of Focus: Photography
BFA 1992 Kansas City Art Institute
MFA 1995 Arizona State University

Selected Publications of Work
  • Encounters: Photography from the Sheldon Museum of Art. Brandon Ruud, editor. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2013
  • “World Under Glass. Photographs by Dana Fritz.” Orion. November/December 2010: pp. 66-71
  • Grasslands/Separating Species. Essays by William deBuys, Mary Anne Redding and Rebecca Solnit. Santa Fe: Radius Books, 2009
    LAND/ART New Mexico. Introduction by Bill Gilbert, Kathleen Shields. Essays by Lucy Lippard, William L. Fox, Nancy Marie Mithlo and MaLin Wilson. Santa Fe: Radius Books, 2009
Recent Solo and Two-Person Exhibitions
  • Xi’an Jiaotong University Art Museum, Xi’an, China
  • Winona State University, Winona, NM
  • Museum of Nebraska Art, Kearney, NE
  • Prescott College, Prescott, AZ
  • Joseph Gross Gallery, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ
  • The Gallery at Penn College, Williamsport, PA
  • Griffin Museum of Photography, Winchester, MA
  • Château de Villandry, France
  • SPACES (SPACElab,) Cleveland, OH
Recent Group Exhibitions
  • Encounters: Photography from the Sheldon Museum of Art, Sheldon Museum of Art, Lincoln, NE
  • The Sixth Art on Paper, Toyota Municipal Museum of Art, Toyota City, Japan
  • Shift: Contemporary Photography Exhibition, Parkland Art Gallery, Champaign, IL
  • Science, Poetry and the Photographic Image, Trois Gallery, Savannah College of Art and Design, Atlanta, GA
  • Thinking Photography: Five Decades at the Kansas City Art Institute, Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City, MO
  • HyperReal World: Landscape as Commodity, Florida State University Museum of Fine Arts, Tallahassee, FL
  • Re-imagining the West: selections from the permanent collection, Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art, Scottsdale, AZ
  • Hopey Changey Things, Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts, Omaha, NE
  • Separating Species, 516 Arts, Albuquerque, NM
  • The Altered Landscape, Newspace Center for Photography, Portland, OR
  • Back to Nature, Contemporary Artists Center, North Adams, MA
Selected Public Collections
  • Center for Art + Environment Archive, Nevada Museum of Art, Reno, NV
  • Arizona State University Art Museum, Tempe, AZ
  • Bibliothèque Nationale de France, Paris, France
  • Center for Photography at Woodstock (housed at the Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art, SUNY New Paltz,) New Paltz, NY
  • Château de Rochefort-en-Terre, Département du Morbihan, Brittany, France
  • Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago, IL
  • Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City, MO
  • Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art, Scottsdale, AZ
  • Sheldon Museum of Art, Lincoln, NE
  • University Art Gallery, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, NM
  • Wayne State College, Wayne, NE
  • Weeks Gallery Global Collection of Photography, Jamestown Community College, Jamestown, NY
  • Xi’an Jiaotong University, Xi’an, China

Courses

Intermediate and Advanced Photography
Film and Darkroom
Japanese Visual Culture in Context- Summer Study Abroad
Alternative Processes in Photography and Printmaking

Honors and Awards

Leadership Award in Faculty Outreach/Engagement/Service, Hixson-Lied College of Fine and Performing Arts, 2014
Imagemaker Award, Society for Photographic Education (2013)
Leadership Award in Curriculum or Programmatic Development, Hixson-Lied College of Fine and Performing Arts (2011)
Midwest Photographers Project, Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago, IL (2008-12, 2004-06)
Artist Residency, B2 Institute, Biosphere 2, Oracle, AZ (2008-11)
Alfred and Trafford Klots Artist Residency Program, Rochefort-en-Terre, France (2005)
Rotary Foundation Group Study Exchange to Japan (2000)