Timeline

1977
Born in Brooklyn, New York
1999
School of Art and Design at Alfred University, Alfred, New York
1999
Bachelor of Fine Arts. Minor in Art History
2006
UBS Art Scholarship, North American recipient
Currently lives and works in Bay Shore, New York

Exhibitions

2009
Derek Eller Gallery, NY (solo)
2009
The Making of Art: The Art World and Its Players, curated by Martina Weinhart, Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt
2008
Two Years, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
2008
WALL ROCKETS: Contemporary Artists and Ed Ruscha, curated by Lisa Dennison, The FLAG Art Foundation, New York, toured to Albright Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY
2008
Two Years, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
2008
Alison Jacques Gallery, London, UK (solo)
2008
Attention to Detail, curated by Chuck Close, The FLAG Art Foundation, New York, NY
2007
Love and death in MODERN TIMES, Dinter Fine Art, New York
2007
UBS Young Art, g27, Zurich, Switzerland
2007
NeoIntegrity, curated by Keith Mayerson, Derek Eller Gallery, New York
2007
Block Party II, Daniel Weinberg Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2006
Likeness (Portraits from All Angles), Geoffrey Young Gallery, Great Barrington, MA
2006
On Line: Contemporary Drawing, University Art Gallery, Sonoma State University, CA
2006
Light in August, Geoffrey Young Gallery, Great Barrington, MA
2006
Block Party: An Exhibition of Drawings, Daniel Weinberg Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2006
Twice Drawn, The Tang Teaching Museum and Art Gallery, Saratoga Springs, NY
2006
Derek Eller Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
2006
Inaugural Group Exhibition, Derek Eller Gallery, New York, NY
2005
ACME, Los Angeles, CA (solo)
2004
Art on Paper 2004, Weatherspoon Art Museum, Greensborough, NC
2004
Pencil Me In, Geoffrey Young Gallery Great Barrington, MA
2004
The Rose Garden without Thorns, Galerie Lisa Ruyter, Vienna, Austria
2004
Finesse, Catherine Clark Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2004
Colored Pencil, KS Art, New York, NY
2004
Gio Ponti: Furnished Settings and Figuration, ACME., Los Angeles, CA
2003
Process and Possibility: Contemporary Drawings at the MFAH, The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX
2003
Chance Encounters: “Un” Selected from the Addison Collection, Addison Gallery of American Art, Andover, Massachusetts
2003
The Summer of Lust, Geoffrey Young Gallery Great Barrington, MA
2003
Derek Eller Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
2003
Drawings, Derek Eller Gallery, New York, NY
2003
Living With Duchamp, The Tang Teaching Museum, Saratoga Springs, NY
2003
Ballpoint Inklings, K.S. Art, New York, NY
2002
Ballpoint Inklings, Geoffrey Young Gallery Great Barrington, Massachusetts
2002
Derek Eller Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
2001
Luck of the Drawn, Geoffrey Young Gallery Great Barrington, Massachusetts
2000
Useful Indiscretions, Geoffrey Young Gallery Great Barrington, Massachusetts
1999
Return to Splendor, Geoffrey Young Gallery Great Barrington, Massachusetts

Public Collections

Addison Gallery of American Art, Andover, MA
High Museum of Art, Atlanta, GA
Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA
The Menil Collection, Houston, TX
The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, CA
The Tate, London, England
Weatherspoon Art Museum, Greensboro, NC
The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY

Literature

2007
Roberta Smith, Going the Way of All Flesh, Artistically, The New York Times, October 10, p. E5
2006
Eleanor Heartney, Dan Fischer at Derek Eller, Art in America, September, pp. 166-167
2006
Katie Stone Sonnenborn, Dan Fischer, frieze, June-Aug, pp. 274
2006
Lauren Ross, Dan Fischer, The Brooklyn Rail, May
2006
Caitlin Hinz, Dan Fischer; Felix Gonzalez-Torres (Perfect Lovers), Twice Drawn, March
2006
Ken Johnson, Dan Fischer: ‘Strangelove’, The New York Times, March 31, p. E25
2006
R.C. Baker, Dan Fischer, The Village Voice, March 29 - April 4, p. c84
2006
Robert Hobbs, Dan Fischer: Xerox Realism, Dan Fischer: Strangelove, Derek Eller Gallery
2004
Meghan Dailey, Dan Fischer, Artforum, February, pg. 152
2002
Holland Cotter, Ivan Witenstein & Dan Fischer, The New York Times, September 13