Born 1988 in Berwyn, PA

Education

2016 - Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Skowhegan, ME

2015 - MFA, Columbia University, New York, NY

2011 - BFA, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA

Solo Exhibitions

2017   Soft Fact, Clima, Milan, IT

2016   The Set of all Sets, Chewday’s, London, UK

Selected Group Exhibitions

2017   Born to Run, Lane Meyer Projects, Denver, CO

Everything You’ve Ever Wanted, Agency / Meta Meta Meta LLC, Brooklyn, NY

Listening at the See-through Door, Deli Gallery, Long Island City, NY

Dana Lok, Laure Prouvost, Mia Goyette, Bianca D’Alessandro, Copenhagen, DK

Double Take, Agency / Meta Meta Meta LLC, Brooklyn, NY

2016   Structural Underpinnings, The LeRoy Neiman Gallery, New York, NY

House of Orange, Kilroy Metal Ceiling, Brooklyn, NY

Meatballs!, Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Skowhegan, ME

Gallery Share, Chewday’s at Off Vendome, New York, NY 

In the Mix, Hometown, Brooklyn, NY 

A Night Out of Town, Clima, Milan, IT

In Place Of, Miguel Abreu Gallery, New York, NY

2015   The Crack-Up, Room East Gallery, New York, NY

Floating Point, Judith Charles Gallery, New York, NY

Columbia MFA Thesis Exhibition, Fisher Landau Center for Art, Long Island City, NY

2014   MFA First Year Show, The Wallach Gallery, Columbia University, New York, NY

Networking Tips for Shy People, Livingston Street, Brooklyn, NY

2013   Crush the Serpent, The Tea Factory, Brooklyn, NY

Imperative of Teaching: Studio Pedagogy, Bergen Community College, Bergen, NJ

2011   Other Possible Titles, Grizzly Grizzly, Philadelphia, PA 

Rust Melt: New Abstractions from Pittsburgh, Fe Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA

MEGA, Carnegie Mellon Senior Art Exhibition, Miller Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA

Publications

2017   Berg, Tatiana. “Must-See Art Guide: Copenhagen”. Artnet News Artguide 31 August. Web. 

Phipps, Laura. “Dana Lok”. Cura Issue 25: 158-165. (Ill. C). Print.

“TIPS: Dana Lok at Clima Gallery, Milan”. Cura April. Web. 

Bordignon, Elana. “Art Text: Dana Lok e l’ambiguità della visione”. ATP Diary 8 April. Web. 

Bria, Ginevra. “La vista sullo sguardo. Dana Lok a Milano”. Artribune 18 April. Web. 

New American Paintings. Issue #128, Northeast: 82-85. (Ill. C). Print. 

2016   Bogart, Aaron. “Reviews: Dana Lok at Chewday’s”. Frieze March No. 185. 176 (Ill. C). Print. 

“Hurry Up on Art: Dana Lok at Chewday’s” Cactus. Print. 

Moyles, Amber. “Studio Visit: Dana Lok”. The Bottom Line, Drawing Center Blog. 8 August. Web. 

2015   “Portfolio by Dana Lok”. BOMB. 23 November. Web. 

2014   “Object Lesson. Artist Project”. Interventions. Volume 4, Issue 1. Web. 

Awards & Honors

2016   Sharpe Walentas Studio Program Resident, Brooklyn, NY

2015   Rema Hort Grant Nominee, Rema Hort Foundation, New York, NY

Andrew Fisher Fellowship, Columbia University, New York, NY

Three Arts Club Scholarship, Columbia University, New York, NY

2014   Visual Arts Intraschool Scholarship, Columbia University, New York, NY

Andrew Fisher Fellowship, Columbia University, New York, NY

Three Arts Club Scholarship, Columbia University, New York, NY

2013   Visual Arts Instraschool Scholarship, Columbia University, New York, NY

2011   Vermont Studio Center, residency and artist’s grant, Johnson, VT

2010   Marjory Glassburn Francis Art Award, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA

2009   Ethal Kirk and Mary Murdoch Scholarship, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA

Wilfred Readio Art Award, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA

2008 Robert J. Fingland Art Award, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA

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