DAN JIAN (b. 1986, Lichuan, China)

2016 M.F.A., Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, Painting and Drawing, minor in Comparative Studies.
2011 B.F.A. with Distinction, Tyler School of Art, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA, Painting and Drawing.

2016 Adjunct Professor, Painting I, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH.
2015 Visiting Critic, Senior Seminar and Thesis advising, The Art Academy of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH.
2014-2016 Graduate Teaching Associate, Painting I and Beginning Drawing, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH.
2013 Teaching Assistant, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH.

2018 (upcoming residency) 器. Organhaus contemporary art space, Chongqing, China, May and June.
2017 Virginia Center for the Creative Arts Residency, Amherst, VA. February.
The Kimmel Harding Nelson Center for the Arts Residency, Nebraska City, NE. January.
2016 Finalist artist, Don Bachardy Fellowship, London, UK.
Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT.
Student Opportunity Award, Ohio State University.
2015 “Art at Graduate School” Dean’s award, Ohio State University.
Arts and Humanities Graduate Research Small Grant, Columbus. OH
2014 “OHIO 8550” (residency), Chesterhill, OH.
2013 Graduate Fellowship Nominee, Ohio State University.
2012 Certificate of Merit, Philadelphia Water Color Society, Philadelphia, PA.
2010 Temple University Rome Scholarship, Rome, Italy.

2016 Paper Presentation: “Analogy of Intent”, Hayes Annual Research Forum, Ohio State University.

2017 “Retellings”, Curator: Avery Glassman, Western Colorado Center For The Arts, Grand Junction, CO. May.
“Come Along With Me”, Invitational Exhibition, curator: Richard Fletcher, Riffe Gallery, Columbus, OH. January.
Petit Deux: A Group Exhibition of Smaller Sized Art. Emerge Gallery & Art Space, Saugerties, NY. January.
2016 “Petit” exhibitions, Juror: Robert Langdon, Emerge Gallery & Art Space, Saugerties, NY.
“Studio Open”, curator: Matt Distel, The Carnegie, Covington, KY.
“notitleanytitle*”, MFA thesis exhibition, Urban Arts Space, Columbus, OH.
2014 “Charter”, Group Exhibition, Mirage Gallery, Columbus, OH
“The Instant Now”, Second Year Exhibition, Ohio State University.
“In Conversation”, First Year MFA Exhibition, Ohio State University.
2010 – 2013 Juried Student Show, National Association of Schools of Art and Design, Tyler School of Art
“Terra, Temporal”, BFA Thesis Exhibition, Stella Elkins Tyler Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
Juried Student Exhibition, Gallery of Art, Temple University Rome. Italy.
“Circolo Degli Artisti”, Via Casilina Vecchia, Rome, Italy.

English, Mandarin.