Dana Lynn Harper
Friday, April 28, 2017
Canzani Center Screening Room
Dana Lynn Harper earned a BFA in Art & Technology in 2009 from The Ohio State University, where she received an Undergraduate Research Grant. She received The Bunton Waller Fellowship from Penn State University, earning her MFA in sculpture in 2013. Harper has been an Artist in Residence at Bunker Projects and Second Sight Studio and was awarded an ArtPrize Artist Seed Grant and The ArtFile Emerging Artist Grant in 2014. In 2015, Harper received a Ringholz Foundation Award, a GCAC Supply Grant, as well as an OAC Professional Award. Harper has had solo exhibitions at Otterbein University, University of Kentucky, Kent State University, and Front/Space Gallery in Kansas City. Harper has shown at ROY G BIV Gallery and was awarded a “Blank Spaces” Mural located in the Short North. She received a NEA fellowship to attend Women’s Studio Workshop in March 2016 and was granted a residency at Teton Art Lab in October 2016. In 2017, Harper was Artist in Residence at The Marlin and Regina Miller Gallery at Kutztown University.
Harper will talk at 6 p.m. Friday, April 28, at the Canzani Center at Columbus College of Art & Design (60 Cleveland Ave.). The event, co-hosted by CCAD’s MFA program, is part of the Beeler Gallery Visiting Artists & Scholars Series and is free and open to the public.