Daniel Luedtke
danielwilliam@gmail.com
612.229.3159

EDUCATION

2013 – MFA – School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL – Curated by Jessica Taylor Caponigro
2002 – Bachelors of Music Performance – Augsburg College, Minneapolis, MN

SOLO AND TWO PERSON EXHIBITIONS

2016
Binder – Roman Susan, Chicago, IL
Foment – Indiana University Northwest Contemporary Art Gallery – Gary, IN

2015
Walls are Loosening, True, But Gates are Blocked – Comfort Station, Chicago, IL (solo)
Spine, Crack, Transfigure – Daniel Luedtke and Ben Seamons – Roots and Culture, Chicago, IL

2014
Adaptation Arrangement Microsoft Word Document– Spudnik Press, Chicago, IL

2013
Second Primary: Macon Reed and Daniel Luedtke – 3433 Gallery, Chicago, IL

2011
Mass Portrait: New Work by Daniel Luedtke and Anna Tsantir – X Y and Z Gallery, Minneapolis, MN

2010
The Art of Danimal – Tom of Finland Foundation, Los Angeles, CA
Expositie van DNML – NP3 Gallery, Groningen, Netherlands
Look Into the Light: Work by Danimal and Jes Seamans – No Coast, Chicago, IL

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2017

 

Corporate Lunch – The Condo Association- Chicago, IL
Making Room – Katherine E. Nash Gallery, University of Minnesota – Minneapolis, MN

2016

Cosmos Pornography and the Flickering Fiction of Place – Art Helix – Brooklyn, NY
Date Date Date Date – Fountainhead, Chicago, IL
Contempo Casuals – Idealty, Chicago, IL
Hinged Space – Terrain Exhibitions, Chicago, IL

2015
Edit Road Movie (with Katie Hargrave and Nick Lally) – Transient Gallery, Des Moines, IA
In a Plain Brown Wrapper – Gray Center for Arts and Inquiry, Chicago, IL
The Print Shop Museum of Art and Design, New York, NY
Boundaries CollapseLula, Chicago, IL

 

2014
Mutual Ruins (with Sarah Mosk and Nicole White)– Heaven Gallery, Chicago, IL

2013
Tracing Affinities – Sullivan Galleries, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, IL
A Long Line – Peregrine Program, Chicago, IL
Slippery Slope– Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, IL
Permanent Summer – Citizen Arts, Washington, D.C.
MFA Thesis Exhibition – Sullivan Galleries, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, IL

2012
Lifestyle Plus Form Bundle – Beige Space, Memphis, TN
The Reading Nook – Narwhal Projects, Toronto, ON
Material Assumptions: Paper as Dialog– Center for Book and Paper Arts at Columbia College, Chicago, IL
I’m Here to Make Friends: Collaboration with Aay Preston-Myint – Happy Collaborationists, Chicago, IL
Pulled: Exhibition – Public Works Gallery, Chicago, IL
Remix / Multiple – Carousel Project Space, Minneapolis, MN

2011
Pulled: Exhibition – 3rd Ward, Brooklyn, NY
No Hard Feelings – Tarnish & Gold, Minneapolis, MN
Back2Back2Back – Carousel Project Space, Chicago, IL
Multiplemix – Devening Projects + Editions, Chicago, IL
Into the Neon – Chchasma Chelsea Project Space, New York, NY
Unpunished – Sue Scott Gallery, New York, NY (Curator – Nayland Blake)

2010
No World: Screen Prints from a Midwest Wasteland – Minnesota Center for Book Arts, Minneapolis, MN
Flocked – Casket Arts Carriage House Gallery, Minneapolis, MN
Printervention: Printing for the Public – Chicago Tourism Center Gallery, Chicago, IL

2009
Big West: New work by Anna Tsantir and Daniel Luedtke – Casket Arts Gallery, Minneapolis, MN
All Aboard Future – Secret Project Robot, Brooklyn, NY
Flocked – Casket Arts Carriage House Gallery, Minneapolis, MN
Printervention: Printing for the Public – Chicago Tourism Center Gallery, Chicago, IL
Jerome Residency Exhibition 2008-2009 – Highpoint Center for Printmaking, Minneapolis, MN
Radar Eyes: A Survey of Hallucinogenic Printmaking – Fardom Gallery, New York, NY (Curators – Seripop and Rubin Kincaid)
Artist in Residence – AS220, Providence, RI
Toys in the Attic – Soo Visual Art Center, Minneapolis, MN

FILM / VIDEO SCREENINGS

2013

Yes, I’m a Witch: Sex-Magic////Crystal-Video – Curated by Liz Rosenfeld, Archive Kabinett, Berlin, DE
Pleasure Rebel – Bryant Lake Bowl Theater, Minneapolis, MN
With A Voice Like the Lake – Nightingale Theater, Chicago, IL – As part of the Society for Contemporary Media Studies annual conference
24Hrs/25 Days – New Capital, Chicago, IL

2012
ROOOOOOOM – Madame of the Arts, Minneapolis, MN
Pigeons, Plants and the Clutter of Ghosts – The Nightingale Theater, Chicago, IL

PERFORMANCES

2010
Night Parade – In conjunction with Red76 and the Walker Art Center
Acting – Open – Lead Role: Nick, Director – Jake Yuzna, Frameline Films – Awarded Berlin Film Festival Teddy Prize, 2010

RESIDENCIES

OX-BOW Fall Residency, Saugautuck, MI (Forthcoming)
ACRE (Artists’ Cooperative Residency Exhibition), Steuben, WI
AS220, September 2009, Prividence, RI
Highpoint Center for Printmaking Jerome Residency 2008-2009, Minneapolis, MN

COLLECTIONS (selected)

Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN
Tom of Finland Foundation, Los Angeles, CA

AWARDS, SCHOLARSHIPS, GRANTS

Critical Fierceness Grant – Summer 2014
Leonore Annenberg Scholarship for the Arts Nominee – School of the Art Institute of Chicago
Merit Scholarship – OxBow, Michigan
MFA Trustee Scholarship – School of the Art Institute of Chicago
Hognander Award – Augsburg College

PUBLICATIONS

No Coast Editions – Sensory Integration Therapy – Season 1 Vol #2, 2013
Essay – The Rectum is a Wormhole – Landline Newspaper – Issue #2, 2012
Catalog Essay – Radiance – Madame of the Arts, 2011
Pulled: A Catalog of Screen Printing – Princeton Architectural Press, 2011
The Little Book of Screen Printing – Chronicle Books, 2012
Interview ‘A Bright and Colorful Future’ – Star Tribune, 2010
“Night Life: Goings on About Town. June 3-June16, 2009” – New Yorker Article about Gay Beast

TEACHING, LECTURES, CURATORIAL

Teaching – Alternative Sex Education for Artists – Schoo of the Art Institute of Chicago – 2017
Curator – I Understand and I Wish To Continue – Flat Space, Chicago, 2014
Teaching – Intro to Drawing – University of St. Francis, Joliet, IL 2013-16
Teaching – Intro to Painting – University of St. Francis, Joliet, IL 2013-16
Teaching – Intro to Printmaking – School of the Art Institute of Chicago, 2012
Teaching – Screen Printing – ACRE Residency, Steuben, WI 2012
Teaching – Intro to Screen Printing – Minnesota Center for Book Arts, Minneapolis, MN, 2011
Teaching – Advanced Screen Printing – Minnesota Center for Book Arts, Minneapolis, MN 2011
Teaching – Intro to Screen Printing – Minnesota Center for Book Arts, Minneapolis, MN 2010 Artist Talk, AS220, Providence, RI, 2009
Co-Founder – Madame of the Arts – Community Art Center, Minneapolis, MN 2011
Curator, No World: Prints from a Midwest Wasteland, Mid American Print Conference, Minnesota Center for Book Arts, Minneapolis, MN, 2011
Curator, Radiance – Madame of the Arts, Minneapolis, MN, 2011

MUSIC

WAGE (Experimental Pop Group, Founding Member with Ana Raba)
Discography

Sex and Risk – Lillerne Tapes, 2016

Gay Beast (Experimental Rock Group, Founding Member with Angela Gerend and Isaac Rotto) Discography (selected)

To Smithereens, Skingraft Records, 2011
Charm, Skingraft Records, 2010
Second Wave, Skingraft Records, 2009
Multi-Purpose Anti-Form, Gilgongo Records, 2009
Disrobics, DNT Records, 2007

Performances (selected)
To Smithereens Tour, Europe, 18 dates, 2011 To Smithereens Tour, USA, 16 dates, 2010 Second Wave Tour, Europe, 16 dates, 2010 Second Wave Tour, USA, 18 dates, 2009
Multi-Purpose Tour, USA, 14 dates, 2009
Disrobics Tour, USA, 33 dates, 2007