The Divide, 2021, Oil on canvas, 50 x 42 inches, 127 x 106.7 cm, MMG#33201
Danny Ferrell, Thirty in Palm Springs, 2020, Oil on canvas, 84 x 72 inches, 213.4 x 182.9 cm, MMG#32749, Photo courtesy the artist and Marinaro, New York
DANNY FERRELL (b. 1991, Flint, Michigan) completed his Master of Fine Arts at the Rhode Island School of Design in 2016 and his Bachelor of Fine Arts at Pennsylvania State University in 2014.
Recent solo exhibitions include “Honey,” Marinaro, New York, NY; “Magic Hour,” Galerie Pact, Paris, France; “Behind the Curtain” (with Hiba Schahbaz and Sophia Narrett), Mindy Solomon Gallery, Miami, FL; “Solo Booth,” New Art Dealers Alliance, PACT, New York, NY and “He’s American” (with Devan Shimoyama), Pittsburgh Center for the Arts, Pittsburgh, PA.
Recent group exhibitions include “Sound and Color” (curated by Brian Alfred), Miles McEnery Gallery, New York, NY; “Vortex” (curated by Allison Zuckerman), Kravets Wehby, New York, NY; “Surely Some Revelation is At Hand,” Marinaro, New York, NY; “Sit Still” (curated by Patty Horing and Deborah Brown), Anna Zorina Gallery, New York, NY; “After and Because Of,” Marsh Gallery, Indiana University, Indianapolis, IN; “Bathers,” Bass and Rainer, San Francisco, CA; “Bang On,” Divine Hammer, Able Baker Contemporary, Portland, ME; “Potpourri,” Neumann Wolfson Fine Art, New York, NY; “Artist Who Teach,” Westmoreland Museum of American Art, Greensburg, PA; “Life’s Rich Pageant,” Jeff Bailey Gallery, Hudson, NY; “The Staging of Vulernability,” SPRING/BREAK Art Show, 4 Times Square, NY; “Canon Fodder,” Zoller Gallery, University Park, PA; “Vernacular Spectacular!,” Gelman Gallery, Providence, RI; “Intimacy Queered,” Gelman Gallery, Providence, RI and “RISD 2016 MFA Painting Thesis Exhibition,” Nancy Margolis Gallery, New York, NY.
He is the recipient of many awards including the Rhode Island School of Design Graduate Fellowship and the Creative Achievement Award, Pennsylvania State University, State College, PA.
Ferrell lives and works in Pittsburgh, PA.