NEWS

2018 EXHIBITIONS + EVENTS

Views Removed
Lux Center for the Arts
Lincoln, Nebraska
January 5 - 27
reception Friday, January 5, 5:00-8:00 pm, gallery talk at 6:00 pm

Nature, So-Called... (Dana Fritz, Meike Nixdorf, and Toshio Shibata)
Bryn Mawr College, Class of 1912 Rare Book Room, Canady Library
Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania
February 28 - June 4
lecture Wednesday, February 28, 4:15 pm, Carpenter B21
reception follows in Canady Library

Society for Photographic Education national conference
Philadelphia Downtown Marriott
Philadelphia, PA
Book sales and signing
Thursday, March 1, 8:30-11:00 pm
portfolio walkthrough
Friday, March 2, 11:00 am-12:00 pm exhibits fair
Saturday, March 3, 3:00-4:00 pm exhibits fair

Terraria Gigantica: The World under Glass
Duluth Art Institute
Duluth, Minnesota
March 8 - April, 29
gallery talk Wednesday, March 21, 5:30 pm

Tucson Festival of Books
University of Arizona
Tucson, Arizona
moderated discussions with book signings to follow
March 10, 10:00-11:00 The Art and Science of Biospheres
March 11, 1:00-2:00
National Parks in Picture and Memory

University of Minnesota Duluth
Department of Art & Art History
Visual Culture Lecture Series
March 20, 6:00 pm, Montague 70

University of New Mexico Art Museum
Artist lecture and book signing
Albuquerque, New Mexico
March 29, 5:30 pm

IN VIVO | the nature of nature
25th Noorderlicht International Photofestival
Museum Bélvédère
Herenveen, The Netherlands
June 23 - September 23, 2018
tour and gallery talk August 12, 2:30pm

Land Use
Stephen Bulger Gallery
Toronto, Ontario
July 21 - September 8
reception September 26, 5:00-8:00 pm

Kalee Appleton and Dana Fritz: New Landscapes
Shircliff Gallery of Art
Vincennes University
Vincennes, Indiana
August 21 - September 21
gallery talk and reception September 13, 11:00-12:00

Filter Photo Festival
Artist Talk
Chicago, Illinois
September 27, 1:00-2:00 pm

 

2017 EXHIBITIONS + EVENTS

School of Art, Art History and Design Faculty Exhibition
Eisentrager-Howard Gallery, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Lincoln, NE
January 18-February 3

Representing the West: A New Frontier
Sangre de Christo Art Center
Pueblo, Colorado
January 28-March 19

Trade Talks: Tokyo-Nebraska Photography Exchange
Place M
Tokyo, Japan
February 20-March 5

Artist Residency
Brush Creek Arts Foundation
Saratoga, Wyoming
May 6-26

[dis]functional: Products of Conceptual Design
Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art
Scottsdale, Arizona
May 13 - September 24

Hallmark Lecture Series
School of Architecture and Design
University of Kansas
Lawrence, Kansas
September 7, 6:00 pm

Views Removed
Peoria Public Library Gallery
Peoria, Illinois
October 2-28
reception Friday, October 13, 7:00-8:30 pm

Midwest Society for Photographic Education
regional conference

Peoria, Illinois
lecture Friday, October 13, 11:00 am
portfolio walk and book signing October 14, 5:30-7:30 pm

Panel and Book Signing with Benjamin Vogt (Monarch Gardens)
Francie & Finch Book Shop
Lincoln, Nebraska
Saturday, October 21, 2:00 pm

Lecture and Book Signing
Sheldon Museum of Art
Lincoln, Nebraska
Thursday, November 2, 5:30 pm

Nascent Site: Sight
Concordia Art Center Galleries
St. Paul, Minnesota
November 27 - December 14

Book Signing Party
Museum of Contemporary Photography
Chicago, Illinois
Thursday, December 7, 5:00-7:00

 

2016 EXHIBITIONS + EVENTS

Society for Photographic Education
national conference

Las Vegas, Nevada
March 10-13, 2016

FotoFest portfolio reviews
Houston, Texas
March 22-25 (session three)

Living Together: Nurturing Nature in the Built Environment
William Patterson University Galleries
Wayne, New Jersey
March 21 - May 13, 2016

Transitional Landscapes
Center for Fine Art Photography
Fort Collins, Colorado
May 6 - June 10, 2016

Dialogues IV: Distant Affinity
Nihonbashi Institute of Contemporary Arts
Tokyo, Japan
June 7-18, 2016
Friday, June 11, 4:00-6:00 pm
"Cross Talk Event" with curator Emiko Kato, Professor
Kazuto Nakazato and artists Yozo Takada and Dana Fritz
reception follows from 6:00-8:00 pm.

The 8th Art on Paper
Ukegawa Gallery
Obihiro, Japan
June 14-26, 2016

Sioux City Art Center Selects
Sioux City Art Center
Sioux City, Iowa
August 20 - December 4, 2016
 

2015 EXHIBITIONS + EVENTS

Home and Away: Landscapes from Nebraska and Beyond
Prescott Gallery
Lincoln, Nebraska
February 6-28, 2015
Reception February 7, 5-7 pm

The Romance of the Moon: Science Fiction Invades Art
Sheldon Museum of Art
Lincoln, Nebraska
May 1 - August 9, 2015
Traveling throughout Nebraska until June 2016

Terraria Gigantica: the World Under Glass 
Branigan Cultural Center
Las Cruces, New Mexico
June 5 - July 25, 2015

The 7th Art on Paper
Obishin Fureai Gallery
Obihiro, Japan
June 8-20, 2015

Field Study
David Weinberg Photography
Chicago, Illinois
August 7 - October 3, 2015
Filter Festival reception September 25, 6:30-9:00 pm

The (Not So) Secret Life of Plants
Paul Robeson Galleries, Rutgers
Newark, New Jersey
September 1 - December 17, 2015 

The Inland Experience
Bellarmine University, McGrath Gallery
Louisville, Kentucky
October 1 - 31, 2015
MWSPE conference reception October 1, 7:30-9:30 pm

Photography Since the Millennium
Carnegie Center for Art & History
New Albany, Indiana
October 9, 2015 - January 9, 2016
reception October 16, 6:00-8:00 pm
curator talk October 22, 6:00-8:00 pm

Shaping Nature: Photographic Views
Truman State University
Kirksville, Missouri
October 13 - November 20, 2015
reception Tuesday, October 20, 6:00 pm

The Land Within Us
Place M
Tokyo, Japan
December 14-20, 2015
gallery talk Saturday, December 19, 2015, 9:00 pm

Book review of Terraria Gigantica by Lauren Greenwald in the June 2018 issue of Fraction magazine

IN VIVO | the nature of nature
25th Noorderlicht International Photofestival
exhibition catalog

L. Kent Wolgamott: Dana Fritz explores real and ideal in Lux Center photography show in Lincoln Journal Star

Terraria Gigantica: The World under Glass feature on Lenscratch

Interview on NET Radio (Nebraska's NPR Station)

El mundo alterado: El paisaje antrópico en la fotografía contemporánea by María Antonia Blanco Arroyo

"Dana Fritz inspirada por la naturaleza" in Croma 9

"Lo Sublime en Antrópico a través de la fotografía actual,” in Arbor volume 193, no. 784

"Biosphere 2: Why an Eccentric Ecological Experiment Still Matters 25 Years Later" from Edge Effects

Encounters: Photography from the Sheldon Museum of Art catalog

artland interview with Brandon Ruud and John Pfahl

Hariban Award 2014 catalog

Hariban Award 2015 catalog

Orion Magazine portfolio

Catalogs from Radius Books:
Grasslands/Separating Species
LAND/ART New Mexico

 

RECENT ACQUISITIONS

Bryn Mawr College Special Collections

Museum of Contemporary Photography
Midwest Photographers Project 2015-
2021

Nevada Museum of Art
Center for Art+Environment Archive

Doane College

 

AWARDS

2018 Nebraska Governor's Art Award Commission

2016 Senior Faculty Research Award,
Hixson-Lied College of Fine & Performing Arts

Invited Artist Residency at PLAYA, Summer 2015

Honorable Mention, Hariban Award 2015

Honorable Mention, Hariban Award 2014

2013 Imagemaker Award
Society for Photographic Education