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  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

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

            Deutsche Banks

            Musée de lʼElysée, Lausanne, Switzerland

            Birmingham Museum of Art

            Davison Art Center Collection, Wesleyan University