The Onward of Art at 1285 Avenue of the Americas Art Gallery

January 18, 2016

Wheatstone Bridge 2b and Wheatstone Bridge 5a cotton/polyester thread and polyester film 10 x 10 inches 2015

Wheatstone Bridge 2b and Wheatstone Bridge 5a
cotton/polyester thread and polyester film, 10 x 10 inches, 2015

The Onward of Art: American Abstract Artists 80th Anniversary Exhibition, curated by Karen Wilkin is on view at 1285 Avenue of the Americas Art Gallery, January 18 – March 25, 2016.
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Visible Histories at Morris-Warren Gallery

January 18, 2016

Skirt I

Skirt I, galvanized steel wire and music wire, 26 x 3 x 17.5 inches, 2014

Visible Histories is an exhibition of work by members of American Abstract Artists curated by Max Weintraub and presented at the Abrons Arts Center at Henry Street Settlement and the Morris-Warren Gallery, January 27 – February 21, 2016.
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Endless, Entire Reviewed in Hyperallergic

December 11, 2015

Wheatstone Bridge 7a

Wheatstone Bridge 7a, cotton/polyester thread and polyester film, 10 x 10 inches, 2015

Muddying the Circumscribed Myth of Abstraction
by Alexis Clements

“Daniel G. Hill’s ‘Wheatstone Bridge 7[a]’ (2015) at first seems to describe a simple layering of one form on the other, but soon you see not only the transparent sheets of vellum but also the thread through the surface that created the shapes. For me this realization came at the end, with the loose ends of the knot tying off the string — the artist’s hand in an otherwise pristine, almost manufactured work. It reminded me of all the times my colleagues at my day job have seemed to believe that the things that appear on the internet or in emails do so automatically, without ever being placed by a human hand, crafted each time down to the character.”

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10 Ways at Clement & Schneider in Bonn

September 27, 2015

Black White Weave—St. John Chrysostom 27.5 x 27.5 x 3.5 cm, dyed and natural cotton over wood, 2015

Black White Weave—St. John Chrysostom
27.5 x 27.5 x 3.5 cm, dyed and natural cotton over wood, 2015

10 Ways, curated by Lorenza Sannai, travels to Clement & Schneider in Bonn, Germany, 27 September – 21 November, 2015


 

Summer Show Rules

June 5, 2015

Summer Show Rules
curated by Kazuko Miyamoto
June 5 – July 18, 2015
Gallery Onetwentyeight
128 Rivington Street, NY, NY
hours: Wed. – Sat. 1–7 pm, Sun. by appointment

Wire Painting

Wire Painting


 

10 Ways, Derbylius Libreria Galleria D’Arte, Milano, Italia, April/May 2015

April 21, 2015

10 Ways
curated by Lorenza Sannai
April 21–May 16, 2015 (extended to June 7)
Derbylius Libreria Galleria D’Arte
Via Pietro Custodi n. 12 — 20136 Milano, Italia

Daniel G. Hill, Don Voisine, John Goodyear, Joanne Mattera, James Juszczyk, Lynne Harlow, Lorenza Sannai, Power Boothe, Stephen Westfall, Susan Smith

Each artist will exhibit one small work and a set of 10 artists books. Each book measures 6 ½ x 4 ¾ inches.

Announcements in english and italian
Catalog with essay by L. Sannai and statements by the artists

Black White Weave 1

Black White Weave 1


Sideshow Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, June14 – July 13

June 14, 2014

#9704, 30x30 inches, acrylic on canvas, 1997

#9704, 30×30 inches, acrylic on canvas, 1997

 

On exhibit in To Leo: a tribute from the American Abstract Artists; Sideshow Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, June14 – July 13, 2014


 

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Sensory Impact: The American Abstract Artists tat Morgan Stanley

May 1, 2014


#9617, 15×15 inches, acrylic on canvas, 1996

Currently on exhibition in Purchase, NY
Sensory Impact: The American Abstract Artists at Morgan Stanley
May 2014–June 2015


 

American Abstract Artists: AAA’s 75th Anniversary Portfolio Exhibition

December 5, 2013

Sarah Moody Gallery of Art at The University of Alabama

December 5, 2013 – January 17, 2014

Gallery Web Page
Gallery Archive Page

Exhibition review in The Crimson White


AAA 2012 Print Portfolio at UTK Downtown Gallery

November 1, 2013

University of Tennessee, Knoxville Downtown Gallery
November 1 – November 16, 2013

http://web.utk.edu/~downtown/exhibits/13_aaa/13_aaa.php

Installation shots on Facebook


American Abstract Artists • A Selection

October 22, 2013

Kent State University School of Art Gallery
Curated by Scott Olson and Gianna Commito
Exhibiting artists: Susan Bonfils, Marvin Brown, Gail Gregg, Daniel G. Hill, Gilbert Hsiao, James Jusczcyk, Cecily Kahn, Marthe Keller, Irene Lawrence, David Mackenzie, Manfred Mohr, Judith Murray, Raquel Rabinovich, David Reed, Edward Shalala, Vera Vasek, Merrill Wagner, Stephen Westfall and Nola Zirin

October 22 – November 22, 2013

#9617, 15x15 inches, acrylic on canvas, 1996
#9617, 15×15 inches, acrylic on canvas, 1996

Review by Dorothy Shinn Beacon Journal art
 and architecture critic

Installation shots on Facebook

http://www.kent.edu/arts/galleries/exhibit_details.cfm?customel_datapageid_2784325=3576977


Dynamic Invention Reviewed in Art New England

September 1, 2013


Nancy Manter, Every Night, 2012, archival inkjet, 9.75 x 12.75 in.

AAA Print Portfolio exhibition receives enthusiastic review from Bonnie Barrett Stretch in Art New England.

Over the past two years, works have filled nine exhibitions across the United States as well as in Otranto, Italy, Paris, and Berlin. The latest of these presents a groundbreaking print portfolio featuring work by 48 leading artists. It is on view through October 20 at the Brattleboro Museum & Art Center in Vermont, the first stop on a nationwide tour organized by the University of Tennessee, Knoxville.

Proving that AAA is still a nervy bunch, the exhibition, three years in the making, showcases the organization’s first digitally produced portfolio, striking a new aesthetic level for digital printmaking technology and serving an encyclopedic range of vivid abstract imagery, while also challenging long-lived notions about what is fine art and what is commercial.

See more at: http://artnewengland.com/ed_columns/dynamic-invention/


Dynamic Invention at BMAC

June 29, 2013

The 75th Anniversary Portfolio of American Abstract Artists makes its exhibition debut at the Brattleboro Museum and Art Center, June 29–October 20, 2013.


 

Daniel Hill elected President of American Abstract Artists

April 12, 2013

At the March 3, 2013 general meeting of American Abstract Artists, the following members were elected to office.

Daniel Hill, President
Emily Berger, Vice President
Don Voisine, Assistant Secretary
James Juszczyk, Treasurer

Julian Jackson continues to serve as Secretary


AAA 75th Anniversary Print Portfolio, 2012

February 11, 2013

American Abstract Artists publishes print portfolio in celebration of its 75th anniversary. See images of the portfolio prints, read an essay by Robert Storr and a statement by Daniel G. Hill, Portfolio Project Director, on the AAA web site.



Réalités Nouvelles Interview

June 12, 2012

Here is a June 12th post on the blog of the Salon des Réalités Nouvelles in which I discuss my work with Erik Levesque who is a member of the RN Comité and the Administrateur du blog des Réalités Nouvelles.

Pouvez-vous décrire brièvement votre travail ?
Can you briefly describe what you do ?

DH : Ce que je fais et ce que je suis – au sens où comment je me pense et comment s’établit mon rapport au monde – peut sembler très différent.  Tout compte fait,  je me pense peintre, bien que je n’ai pas touché un pinceau depuis 10 ans. J’utilise des appareils photos et des technologies digitales pour faire des images mais je ne suis pas un photographe. L’histoire de ce medium est importante mais elle n’est pas centrale dans mon travail.
DH: What I do and what I am—in the sense of how I think of myself and my place in the world—might appear to be very different. At the end of the day, I think of myself as a painter, though I haven’t picked up a brush in ten years. What I do is use cameras and digital technology to make images, but I’m not a photographer. The history of that medium has significance that is not central to what I do.

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