Daniel Glass

East Providence
Artist Statement
Artist Bio

Danny Glass is an American painter and fine artist based in New York. He holds a BFA in Painting from the Rhode Island School of Design, a BA in History of Art and Architecture from Brown University, and will receive an MA in Art Business from the Sotheby’s Institute of Art in the coming winter of 2017. After graduating from the exclusive 5 Year Dual Degree Program at Brown and RISD he received a Mellon Fellowship to assist in research at the RISD Museum in the Prints, Drawings and Photographs department. He then attended two residency programs, one in Colorado at the Anderson Ranch and the other in Vermont at the Vermont Studio Center where he produced prints and paintings. Currently the artist continues to produce paintings out of his studio in Sunset Park, Brooklyn while he also works to complete his MA.


2017 MA Sotheby’s Institute of Art, New York Campus (Art Business)

2015 BFA Rhode Island School of Design (Painting)

2015 BA Brown University (History of Art and Architecture)


Awards and Residencies:

2016 - Art Registry World Artist Grant Runner Up, artregistry. world

2015 - Vermont Studio Center Painting Residency

2015 - Presidential Scholarship for Anderson Ranch Summer Workshop

2015 - Andrew Mellon Summer Fellowship, RISD Museum


Selected Exhibitions:

2017 - South Slope Open Studios, Madarts Studio, Brooklyn, NY

2016 - Gowanus Open Studios, Madarts Studio, Brooklyn, NY

2015 - Drawings from Detention, Memorial Hall Gallery, RISD, Providence, RI

2015 - Painting Senior Exhibition ’15, Woods Gerry Gallery, RISD, Providence, RI

2015 - Of(f) Course, Granoff Center, Brown University, Providence, RI

2014 -Crowds II: Passing Through, List Art Building, Brown University, Providence, RI

2014 - Crowds, List Art Building, Brown University, Providence, RI

2014 - A Closer Look, Memorial Hall, RISD, Providence, RI

2013 - Painterly Prints, Benson Hall, RISD, Providence, RI

2013 - a night at the theARTre, Leeds Theatre Breezeway, Brown University, Providence, RI

2012 - Alumni Exhibit, Pine Crest School, Fort Lauderdale, FL

2012 - Drawing Marathon, Waterman Gallery, RISD, Providence, RI

2011 - Illustration Concepts, Illustration Studies Building, RISD, Providence, RI

2010 -Brown/RISD Dual Degree Show, Hillel Gallery, Brown University, Providence, RI

2009 - An Evening of Art and Inspiration, Hollywood, FL





 Crowd II, 2014, oil on canvas, 60″ x 40″

Transferred, 2014, oil on canvas, 44" x 40"


Watch, 2015, oil on canvas, 66″ x 42″