We are happy to announce that MICA alum Daniel Shea will be joining the MICA Photo Department as an Adjunct Professor in the Fall of 2013!
Daniel Shea is an artist based in New York City working in the mediums of photography, installation and collage. Currently exploring mythology, fiction and history set against a backdrop of post-industrial ruins and detritus, he recently received an MFA from the University of Illinois at Chicago. In 2012 he published his first monograph, Blisner, Ill. in conjunction with a long-term residency at Columbia College Chicago and a book release at the Museum of Contemporary Photography. The follow-up trade edition, Blisner, IL is scheduled to be published by the end of the year by fourteen-nineteen books. He has exhibited at The DePaul Art Museum, The Museo de Arte Acarigua-Araure, Venezuela, MDW Art Fair, Andrew Rafacz Gallery, the Moscow Museum of Modern Art, Asia Society in Beijing, and LVL3 Gallery, among others. In the fall of 2013 he will be working as an adjunct professor of photography at The Maryland Institute College of Art in Baltimore two days a week.