Lives and works in Los Angeles, California

BA, Columbia University, New York, NY, English, Visual Arts and Art History
MFA, Claremont Graduate University, Claremont, CA, Sculpture and Photography

Selected Solo Exhibitions
Margins and Rocks, RAID Projects, Los Angeles, CA
Sheets of Summer Glass, Dana Maiden and Bari Ziperstein at Passerby, Los Angeles, CA
Here, Chime & Co., Los Angeles, CA
Every Era Dreams the One to Follow, Proekt Fabrika, Moscow, Russia
Dana Maiden, SCA Project Gallery, Pomona, CA
A Lamp is Put in Place of the Sun, Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery-Barnsdall
Project Room, Los Angeles, CA
MFA Thesis Show, East Gallery, Claremont, CA
Before Tomorrow, Peggy Phelps Gallery, Claremont, CA
The Neighborhood, CCA North Gallery, Oakland, CA

Selected Group Exhibitions
Pictures of the Gone World, Peggy Phelps Gallery, Claremont, CA
Now Be Here, Hauser Wirth & Schimmel, Los Angeles, CA2015
Witty and Urbane, Fellows of Contemporary Art (FOCA) Los Angeles, CA
Feigned: Real and Not Real Everyday Things, Sam Francis Gallery at Crossroads School for Arts & Sciences, Santa Monica, CA
Transmogrification of the Ordinary, Angles Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
MAS Attack 2, Torrance Art Museum, Torrance, CA
Six Shooters, Oxnard Street Studios, Van Nuys, CA
Dialogues of Practice Part 2, First Street Gallery, Claremont, CA
Dialogues of Practice Part 1, West Los Angeles College, Culver City, CA
The Holodeck, PØST Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Open Field, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN
Recapture, Galerie Rheeway, Los Angeles, CA
Work It Out, Chime & Co., Los Angeles, CA
Open Field, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN
SOMA Summer Open Studios, Mexico City, MX
Abstract Smallness, PØST Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Chain Letter, Shoshana Wayne, Los Angeles, CA
Northern Spark, Nuit Blanche, Minneapolis, MN
When My Solution is a Hammer, All My Problems Look Like Nails,
DEN Contemporary, Los Angeles, CA
F*Utility, Arena 1 Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
Venn Diagram, Kristi Engle Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Summer Art Swap, Storefront Gallery, Minneapolis, MN
Re:Creation (Serious Play with Canonical Art), Cerritos College Art Gallery, Norwalk, CA
Ice Art Swap, Art Shanty Projects, Minneapolis, MN
Cut: Makings of Removal, Wignall Museum, Chaffey College, CA
October Group Show, Chime & Co., Los Angeles, CA
Sea and Space Resort II, Sea and Space Explorations, Los Angeles, CA
Made for More, Chime & Co., Los Angeles, CA
Irrational Exhibits 7, Track 16 Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
Cut, Vincent Price Art Museum, Monterey Park, CA
Part: Whole, Sea and Space Explorations, Los Angeles, CA
Resident Artists Exhibition, Anderson Ranch Gallery, Aspen, CO
Cycling Apparati, High Energy Constructs/Solway Jones, Los Angeles, CA
Made in the USA, Brewery Smokestack Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Summerland, Chime & Co., Los Angeles, CA
GLAMFA, CSU Long Beach, Long Beach, CA
Truthiness: Photography as Sculpture, California Museum of Photography, Riverside, CA
My Space, SCA Project Gallery, Pomona, CA
Time Machine, High Energy Constructs, Los Angeles, CA
Small Squares Project, The Mountain Bar, Los Angeles, CA
Exhibitionists, Claremont Graduate University, Claremont, CA
Time-Space Travel Device: Planetary Research Log, LA Art Show, Barker Hangar, Santa Monica, CA
Harvesters of Culture, Claremont, CA
Free Beer, New Langton Arts, San Francisco, CA
Intersections, California College of the Arts, San Francisco, CA
Identity Crisis, San Jose State University, San Jose, CA
Midori, Sui Gallery, Kanazawa, Japan
Disco Disaster, Wallach Art Gallery, New York, NY
Mysterious Shopper, Prentis Hall, New York, NY

2011 SOMA Artist Residency Fellowship
2009 Proekt Fabrika Residency
2008 Anderson Ranch Artist Residency Program Full Fellowship
Lorser Feitelson and Helen Lundeberg Feitelson Foundation Fellowship including Solo Exhibition at the Barnsdall Art Gallery
2007 Ann Peppers Foundation Fellowship
Claremont Graduate University Art Department Fellowship
2004 New York City Teaching Fellowship
2003 California College of the Arts Merit Scholarship
2002 Monbusho Fellowship--Japanese Government Exchange Program
1999 School of the Art Institute of Chicago Summer Scholarship


Morse, Rebecca. “The Evolving Photographic Object,” The Photographic Object 1970, ed. Statzer, Mary, Oakland, CA: University of California Press, 2016. p.105
Fitzpatrick, Kyle, “Dana Maiden Can Bend Space”, Los Angeles, I’m Yours,, March 26. 
Rolnik, Daniel, Dana Maiden, Margins + Rocks at Raid Projects, Argot and Ochre,, February 16. 
Rosko, M.A. “Art Shanty Project on Medicine Lake,”, January 25. 
Kesti, Julie. “Numb Fingers, High Hopes: Making the Art Swap Shanty” Twin Cities Daily Planet, January 9. (reproductions)
Thiel, Jens. “Dana Maiden Plastic Mountain (2008),”, December 23. (reproductions)
Billah, Fariyal. “Paper Cutting Takes a Lead Role in Cut: Makings of Removal” The Chaffey Breeze, October 19, p.6. (reproduction)
Von Taube, Annika. “Los Angeles,” Sleek Magazine Berlin. Winter Issue, p. 81. (reproduction)
Williamson, Damien. “Leaving on a Jet Plane,” Aspen Daily News, November 27, pp. 8-9 (reproductions)
Cheng, Scarlet. “The Joy of Paper Work,” Los Angeles Times, October 26, p. F4.
Tibbits, Ashley. “Truthiness at the California Museum of Photography,” Artweek, October, pp. 16-7.
Wagley, Catherine. “Truthiness,”, August 28.
Truthiness: Photography as Sculpture, California Museum of Photography, Riverside, CA, catalogue.
GLAMFA, California State University Long Beach, Long Beach, CA, catalogue.

2011 SOMA Summer Mexico City, Mexico
2010 Art Shanty Project, Minneapolis, Minnesota
2009 Proekt Fabrika, Moscow, Russia
2008 Anderson Ranch, Aspen, Colorado