Daniel Melo

Headlands Center for the Arts

San Francisco, California

 

Education:

MFA 2015, New Genres, San Francisco Art Institute

BA 2001, English, Kenyon College

 

Solo Exhibitions / Performances:

 Performance, Fundación Nites, R/SF Projects, San Francisco, CA  March 2018

Exhibition and Performance, Making Out Who’s Seeing You, Manresa Gallery, University of San Francisco, San Francisco, CA  September 2017 – November 2017

 

Selected Group and Two Person Exhibitions:

Forthcoming, Marin Museum of Contemporary Art, Perception and Memory, Novato, CA November - December 2018

Open House, Headlands Center for the Arts, Sausalito, CA,  October 2018

Building 945 Project Space, Headlands Center for the Arts, Sausalito, CA,  July 2018

Performance, Collaboration with Nicole Lavelle, Center, Inverness, CA  April 2018

Performance, Collaboration with Nicole Lavelle, Headlands Center for the Arts, Sausalito, CA  March 2018

Performance, Artist Talk, Headlands Center for the Arts, Sausalito, CA  November 2017

Open House, Headlands Center for the Arts, Sausalito, CA,  October 2017

Building 945 Project Space, The Commons Opening Event, Headlands Center for the Arts, Sausalito, CA  September 2017

Performance, Collaboration with Artist in Residence Marshall Elliott, De Young Museum, San Francisco, CA August 2017

Open House, Headlands Center for the Arts, Sausalito, CA  March 2017

Reflections and Shadows, Sebastopol Center for the Arts, Sebastopol, CA  February 2017

Imagine Art Auction, St. Francis School, Louisville, KY  February 2017

Photography and Video Retrospective Recology Artist in Residence Program, SF Camerawork, San Francisco, CA  December 2016

Artist Talk, Headlands Center for the Arts, Sausalito, CA  September 2016

Open House, Headlands Center for the Arts, Sausalito, CA  October 2016

City Centennial, Corte Madera Community Center, Corte Madera, CA  October 2016

Open House, Headlands Center for the Arts, Sausalito, CA  July 2016

Laboratorio de Festival, Buenos Aires, Argentina  June 2016

Two Person Exhibition, Big Sur Galería, Buenos Aires, Argentina  December 2015

Collaboration with Artist in Residence Mary Ma, Recology SF, San Francisco, CA May 2015

Un Triángulo No Es Una Flor, Mite Galería, Buenos Aires, Argentina  July 2014

Culmination, List Space, San Francisco, CA  December 2013

Borders, Diego Rivera Gallery, San Francisco, CA  October 2013

La Mitad, Santa Galería, Buenos Aires, Argentina  October 2012

Imagine, St. Francis, Louisville, KY  February, 2011

New Directions, Wallspace Gallery, Seattle, Washington  February 2010

Daniel Clooney Fine Art, New York, New York  January 2010

 

Text & Publications:

Forthcoming: Translating, Editing, and Publishing Essay on Immigration written by Assistant Attorney General of Colombia in Bogotá, Camilo Orrego Morales, Summer 2018

San Francisco Art Institute Alumni Interview: http://immaterial.sfai.edu/post/165879443955/danielmelo

Dissolve Magazine SF, Editor, 2016, 2017

 

Translation:

Translated Spanish language press into English for curator Hesse McGraw and artist Jill Magid for the

exhibition, The Proposal, Walter and McBean Gallery, San Francisco, CA Fall 2016

 

Curatorial Experience:

Paul Sack Gallery, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA  January 2014 – May 2015

Rhode Island St., San Francisco, CA  2014 – August 2015

 

Teaching Experience:

Forthcoming, San Francisco Art Institute, Public Education Program, Soundscape Listening, San Francisco, CA Fall 2019

Forthcoming, San Francisco Art Institute, Public Education Program, Tucumán Arde, San Francisco, CA Summer 2019

Forthcoming, San Francisco Art Institute, Public Education Program, Photography Image-Making, San Francisco, CA Spring 2019

San Francisco Art Institute, Public Education Program, Photography Image-Making,  San Francisco, CA Summer 2018

Lecturer, John Priola - San Francisco Art Institute Photography Course, Headlands Center for the Arts, Sausalito, CA  October 2016

Teaching Assistant, Mission Voices, Southern Exposure, San Francisco, CA  June 2015 – August 2015

Teaching Assistant, Photoworks, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA  Spring - Fall, 2014

Private ESL Educator + Translator, Editor - Buenos Aires, Argentina, 2009 - 2012, 2015 - 2016

United Nations Development Program, Chilean Ministry of Education, ESL Educator, Chile 2008

 

Awards & Residencies:

Forthcoming, Willapa Bay Artist in Residence, Full Fellowship, Oysterville, WA May 2019

Forthcoming, Print Center 93rd Annual International Competition, Semifinalist, Philadelphia, PA  January 2019

Artist, Headlands Center for the Arts, Sausalito, CA  2016 - 2019

Hyperkgallery,  Digital Residency,  Forthcoming Fall 2018, March - April 2017

Espacio La Ira de Dios, Buenos Aires, Argentina  October 2015

Outstanding Graduate Student Award, New Genres, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA  May 2015

Mammoth Cave National Park, Mammoth Cave, KY  September 2007