Gary Metz Lecturer | Daniel Shea
RISD's Photography department welcomes Gary Metz lecturer Daniel Shea (b. 1985), who lives and works in NYC. Shea earned his MFA from the University of Illinois at Chicago and has been a resident artist at Light Work (Syracuse) and Columbia College Chicago’s Digital Artist-In-Residence program, where he published his first book. He has published two photo books about a fictional coal town, Blisner, IL, in 2012 and 2014. 43-35 10th Street, a new artist book about contemporary architecture, is forthcoming from Kodoji Press, Switzerland.
Recent solo exhibitions include Blisner at Gallery Space, London and 43-35 10th Street at Andrew Rafacz Gallery, Chicago, which represents Shea. His work has recently been included in group exhibitions at Robert Blumenthal Gallery, New York; Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago; Vava Gallery, Milan. His work has been featured in The New York Times Magazine, Fantastic Man, M Le Monde, Sculpture Magazine and The Fader and is included in Photography Is Magic (Aperture, 2015).
Tuesday, April 17 at 7:00pm
Metcalf Auditorium, Chace Center/RISD Museum
Chace Center, 20 North Main Street, Providence, RI