Selected works by Dan Attoe

Dan Attoe


Mixed media sculpture, neon light, wire, transformer, controllers

155 x 265 cm
Dan Attoe
It's All The Same (and detail)


Mixed media sculpture, neon light, wire, transformer, controllers

245 x 276 cm

Dan Attoe's Biography

Dan Attoe
Born in 1975, Washington
Lives and works in Portland, Oregon


Natural Selections, Peres Projects, Berlin, DE
New Drawings, Greg Kucera Gallery, Seattle, US
Recent Landscapes, Half Gallery, New York, US
Dan Attoe, Western Exhibitions, Chicago, US

Landscapes With Water, Peres Projects, Berlin, DE
Dan Attoe, Fourteen30 Contemporary, Portland, Oregon, US

Dan Attoe,Peres Projects Mitte, Berlin, Germany, Winter

Dan Attoe,Galeria Il Capricorno, Venice, Italy

I'm done worryin' about shit., Peres Projects, Los Angeles, United States
Dan Attoe, Western Exhibitions, Chicago, United States

American Dreams, curated by Tania Pardo, Museo de Arte Contemporanea de Castilla y Leon
("MUSAC"), Leon, Spain
Simple Thoughts and Complicated Animals, Peres Projects Berlin, Germany

Loaded, Nailed, and short on CashDan Attoe, Peres Projects, Los Angeles
You have more freedom than you are using, Peres Projects, Berlin

You Get What You Deserve, Vilma Gold, London
404 Arte Contemporanea, Naples
New Figuration, Galleri Christina Wilson, Copenhagen

Some of the best things I know, Peres Projects , Los Angeles
New Space: figurative, abstract, and literal Wendy Cooper Gallery , Chicago

Paintings and Tents, Western Exhibitions, Chicago
Dan Attoe: Tents and Paintings CSPS / Legion Arts, Cedar Rapids , Iowa


An Homage to Hollis Benton, curated by Aaron Moulton, Over the Influence, Los Angeles, US

Horses, Eighteen, and V1 Gallery, Copenhagen, DK
Hope and Hazard: a Comedy of Eros, curated by Eric Fischl, Hall Art Foundation, New York, US
American Genre: Contemporary Painting, curated by Michelle Grabner, Institute of Contemporary Art (ICA) at MECA, Portland, Maine, US

Wild Style: Exhibition of Figurative Art, Peres Projects, Berlin, DE
Go Figure! Fredric Snitzer Gallery, Miami, US
Landscapes After Ruskin: Redefining The Sublime, Hall Art Foundation, Vermont, US

Love Story: Works from Erling Kagge's Collection, Astrup Fearnley Museet, Oslo, NO

Somos Libres II, Pinacoteca Gianni e Marella Agnelli, Turin, IT
The Crime was Almost Perfect, PAC Padiglione d'Arte Contemporanea, Milan, IT
The Crime was Almost Perfect, Witte De With, Rotterdam, NL
We do what we like and we like what we do, Western Exhibitions, Chicago, US
Head, Western Exhibitions, Chicago, US

EXPO 1, MoMa PS1, Long Island City, NY_
The System of Objects – The Dakis Joannou Collection reloaded by Andreas Angelidakis, DESTE Foundation for Contemporary Art, Athens, GR
H.C. Westermann & Dan Attoe, Franklin Parrash Gallery, New York, US
Chicken or beef?, curated by Jesper Elg, The hole, New York, US

WONDERS – Masterpieces from Private Collections in Denmark, KUNSTEN Museum of Modern Art Aalborg, DK
Secret Societies, Musée d'art Contemporain de Bordeaux, CAPC, Bordeaux, FR (Touring exhibition)

Secret Societies, Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt, Germany

Point to the end, which is always present, Small A Projects, New York, NY, United States

All Creatures Great and Small, curated by Maria Brewińska, Zacheta National Gallery, Warsaw
Le Petit Objet, Royale Projects, Indian Wells, CA
Access All Areas, a drawing exhibition, organized by Arturo Herrera and Tanja Wagner, Galerie Max Hetzler, Berlin, Germany
Minneapolis, Peres Projects, Los Angeles, CA
Until the End of the Worlds, curated by Max Henry, AMP, Athens, Greece
Breakfast of Champions, curated by Chloe Vaitsou, Yinka Shonibare Space, London, UK
Rock Opera, CAPC, Museum of Contemporary Art, Bordeaux, France
A Fragile Reality, Elizabeth Leach Gallery, Portland, OR
Group Show, Galleria Monica De Cardenas, Milan, Italy
The Gainsborough Packet, &c, 176 / Zabludowicz Collection, London, UK

The Unforgiven, Stellan Holm Gallery, New York
Lightness of Being, Initial Access, Wolverhampton, UK
Discover the Landscape,Orangery Museum, Gera, Germany
Several Landscapes, Western Exhibitions, Chicago, Illinois
Important If True (Hootenanny in E.), Burnet Art Gallery at Chambers, the Luxury Art Hotel, Minneapolis, Minnesota
Contemporary Northwest Art Awards, Portland Art Museum, Portland, Oregon
Legend, curated by Alexis Vaillant, Domaine Departemental de Chamarande, France

8th Northwest Biennial," Tacoma Art Museum, Tacoma, Washington, 2007

Montezuma's Revenge, Nicole Klagsbrun, New York
There's No Fooling You (The Classics): Dan Attoe, Elliott Hundley, Raqib Shaw, Peres Projects, Los Angeles

The Promised Land, Wendy Cooper Gallery , Chicago
The Zine Unbound: Kults, Werewolves and Sarcastic Hippies, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco
Sunset in Athens , Vamiali's, Greece
The Common Room, Wilkinson Gallery, London
New Figuration, Galleri Christina Wilson, Copenhagen
Growing Up Absurd, Kent Institute of Art & Design, curated by Alun Rowlands & Matt Williams, Kent

Axxxpresssunizm Vilma Gold, London
Young Americans, Galerie Hof & Huyser, Amsterdam
Fictional Wonders / Real Hallucinations: Works by Dan Attoe and Tammy Mercure, Sioux City
Art Center, Iowa, curated by Chris Cook

Rules Everyone Will Follow From This Day Forth peres projects , LA
Today's Man, Hiromi Yoshii Gallery, Tokyo
Today's Man, John Connelly Presents, New York
Summer Jam, peres projects , Los Angeles

Iowa Artists 2002, Des Moines Art Center , Des Moines
Pretending I'm In the Forest, Eve Drewelowe Gallery, U. of Iowa, Iowa City

Glad to Be Here, Byron Burford Gallery , Iowa City
Mixed Bag, Wendy Cooper Gallery , Madison

Secrets of Goo, Commonwealth Gallery, Madison
The Walker Valise, Walker Art Center , Minneapolis

Appel Artist of the Year Show, Wausau