DRU DONOVAN

 

Education

2009     MFA in Photography, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut

2004     BFA in Photography, California College of the Arts, San Francisco, California

 

Selected Exhibitions

2015    Lianzhou Photo Festival, Guangdong Province, China.

            Carving the Lung, Solo Exhibition, Hap Gallery, Portland, Oregon 

           The Heart is a Lonely Hunter, Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco, California

           Self Made, Bolinas Museum, Bolinas, California

           Shifting Practice, Art Gym at Marylhurst University, Portland, Oregon

2014   Cast, PPAC, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

2013   1 Bed for the Occultant, Know More Games, Brooklyn, New York

           Desire, Yancey Richardson Gallery, NYC, New York

2012   There's Something Happening Here, Brancolini Grimaldi, London, England

2011   Only Photographs, Newspace Center for Photography, Portland, Oregon                         

           California Continued, Smith Andersen North, San Anselmo

           Girls, Girls, Girls, Jenkins Johnson Gallery, NYC, New York

           Group Show, Open Space, Baltimore, Maryland

2010   California Biennial, Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Beach, California

           Identity in an Uncertain World. IFP, St. Paul, Minnesota

           Blind Spot Lab Issue 41. Blind Spot, NYC, New York

           reGeneration2 : Tomorrow's Photographers Today. Musée de l’Elysée, Lausanne Switzerland

2009   New Work, Harry Drake Gallery, St. Paul, Minnesota

           We Belong Together, Green Hall, New Haven Connecticut; Capricious Gallery, Brooklyn,

           New York; Gallery 339, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Eighth Veil, Los Angeles, California

           Domesticated. Transformer Gallery, Washing, DC

2008  31 Under 31 Young Women in Art Photography. Humble Arts Foundation, Brooklyn, New York

 

Awards, Residencies, and Nominations

2015      John Gutmann Photography Fellowship Award

2011-12 Workspace Residency, Lower Manhattan Cultural Council

2009      Richard Benson Award Excellence in Photography, Yale University 

Monographs, Publications & Exhibition Catalogues

2011     Ed. Schiek, Paul. Lifting Water, Oakland, California: TBW Books.

2010     Ed. Bancroft, Sarah. California Biennial. Newport Beach, California: Orange County Museum of Art

             Ed. Ewing, William. reGeneration2 : Tomorrow's Photographers Today. Lausanne, Switzerland:

             Musée de lʼElysée, and 2nd edition New York, New York: Aperture

             Blind Spot: Issue 41. New York, New York: Blind Spot.

2009     Yale MFA Photography. New Haven, Connecticut: Yale University Press

Collections

            Los Angeles County Museum of Art

            Deutsche Banks

            Musée de lʼElysée, Lausanne, Switzerland

            Birmingham Museum of Art

            Davison Art Center Collection, Wesleyan University