Dane R. Winkler


Assistant Professor of Sculpture, University of North Carolina Greensboro, start date Aug 2017
Master of Fine Arts, University of Maryland College Park, MD, 2016
Bachelor of Fine Arts, State University of New York at Plattsburgh, NY, 2012

2017    October : Precision, 8th Annual Juried Exhibition, The A.D Gallery, UNC-Pembroke, Pembroke, NC August-October : Faculty                                 Exhibition, Weatherspoon Art Museum, Greensboro, NC
            August-October : That Was Epic, Collar Works, Troy, NY                                                                                                                                                   July : Permanent Outdoor Sculpture Collection, Harford Community College, Bel Air, MD                                                                                             June-October : 2017 North Bennington Outdoor Sculpture Show, Bennington, VT
            May : Kingsborough Art Museum, Three Year Loan, Cuny Kingsborough, NY
            May : Emerging Sculptors, The Strand Gallery, Plattsburgh, NY
2016    Nov(‘16)-March(‘17) Spaceship Earth, Solo Exhibition, Delaware Contemporary, DE
            September : Academy 2016, CONNERSMITH fine art, DC
            August:Structure(d) Observations, New Gallery for Contemporary Art, Woodbridge, VA
            July : Youngblood 2016 : Maryland Art Place, Baltimore, MD
            July : Structure/Surface/Substance, Holtzman Gallery, Towson, MD
            June : Drawing Board, Stamp Gallery, College Park, MD
            May : Rural Decay Almanac, Thesis Exhibition, Gallery at the University of Maryland
            May : 2016 Foggy Bottom Sculpture Biennial, Foggy Bottom, DC
            April: 20th Anniversary Alumni Show, Franconia as Casket Arts, MN
            February/March: Homesteading, Solo Exhibition, Hamiltonian Gallery, DC
            RBTL, CAA MFA Regional Exhibition, Katzen Arts Center, DC
            Preparation as Practice, Laboratory Research Gallery, College Park, MD
2015    The Barn LAND&ART@MARC, Maryland Agricultural Resource Center, MD
            Fellows Converge re:gift, Hamiltonian Gallery, DC
            September: Gusset, Solo Exhibition,  VisArts, Rockville, MD
            Sculpture Park Exhibition, Salem Art Works, Salem, NY
            June: Conjure, Solo Exhibition, Hillyer Arts Space, DC
            April-May: Bricklayers, Workhouse Arts Center, Lorton, VA
            April-May: “Chassis”, Solo Exhibition, Hamiltonian Galley, DC
            March-May: Midpoint Exhibition, STAMP Gallery, MD
2014    new. now. , featuring new Hamiltonian Fellows, Hamiltonian Gallery, DC
            Emerging Artist Fellowship Exhibition, Socrates Sculpture Park, NYC    
            CSA: 40 years of Community Sourced Art, Arlington Arts Center, Arlington, VA
            Sadat Art For Peace Award Exhibition, Herman Maril Gallery, MD
2013    Reservoir, Herman Maril gallery, University of Maryland, College Park, MD
            Maquette and Small Sculpture Show, Franconia at Casket, Minneapolis, MN
            Open Door 8, Rosalux Gallery, Minneapolis, MN
2012    2012 Exhibition, Franconia Sculpture Park, Franconia, MN
            Senior BFA Exhibition 2012, Myers Fine Arts, Plattsburgh, NY
            Reverberation, ROTA Studio and Gallery, Plattsburgh, NY
            Migrating Passerines II, Pouring Light Studios, Malone, NY
            Clothesline Exhibition II, Myers Lobby Gallery, Plattsburgh, NY
            Other People’s Lives, Solo Exhibition, Earlville Opera House Gallery, Earlville, NY     
            College Suites Exhibition, College Suites, Plattsburgh, NY
            On Deck Skate Deck Art Show, Spring Street Gallery, Saratoga, NY
            Excellence in Printmaking 2012, Washington Print Gallery, Silver Springs, MD
            Renegade Show, Intercollegiate Iron Conference, Salem Art Works, NY
2011     Intern and Emerging Artist Exhibition, Salem Art Works, NY
            The Line Exhibition, Prescott College Art Gallery, Prescott, AZ
            2011 Kingston Sculpture Biennial, Kingston, NY
            The Best of SUNY: Student Art Exhibition, SUNY Plaza, Albany NY
            Studio 2011 Exhibition, Myers Lobby Gallery, Plattsburgh, NY
            Clothesline Exhibition, Myers Lobby Gallery, Plattsburgh, NY
            Migrating Passerines, Pouring Light Studios, Malone, NY
            Inaugural Exhibition, ROTA Studio and Gallery, Plattsburgh, NY
            Stoked 3 Skate Deck Art Show, Omi International Arts Center, Ghent, NY
            Moose Goose Exhibition, Plattsburgh, NY
2010    Loft Diesel Exhibition, Plattsburgh, NY


Pollock Krasner Foundation Award, 2017/18, New York, NY                                                                                                                                   Upcoming: Resident Artist, Sculpture Space, Utica, NY, 2018
University of Maryland ARHU Thesis Grant, 2016
Hamiltonian Fellowship Award, Hamiltonian Gallery, DC 2015-16
University of Maryland ARHU Grant, 2015
Emergency Grant, Foundation for Contemporary Art, NY, 2015
Emerging Artist Fellowship, Socrates Sculpture Park, Long Island City, NY, 2014
John Dorsey Curatorial Prize, Co-Curated Exhibition at Herman Maril Gallery, University of Maryland, MD, 2014
University of Maryland College Park, ARHU Scholarship, MD, 2014-15
Sadat Art For Peace Award, University of Maryland, 2014
East Central Regional Arts Council McKnight Individual Artist Grant, MN, 2013
Forecast Public Art East Central Regional Arts Council Planning Grant, MN, 2013
Intern Artist Fellowship, Franconia Sculpture Park, Shafer, MN, 2012
Outstanding Student Award Nominee, International Sculpture Center, NY, 2012
Tony Papa Award, SUNY Plattsburgh, NY, 2012
College Auxiliary Services Travel Grant, funding to support exhibition at Earlville Opera House Gallery, 2012
Nina Winkle Internship Award, SUNY Plattsburgh, NY, 2010 – 2012
Nina Winkle Visual Arts Scholarship, SUNY Plattsburgh, NY, 2008 – 2012  

2017  Exhibition Review: 'Not quite what we were expecting' by William Jaeger, Albany Times Union .                                                             2016    Exhibition Review: ‘Art Reveals a Historical side…’ by Macy Freeman Washington Post
Exhibition Review: ‘2016 MFA Thesis Exhibition’ UMD Art Gallery Blog
Exhibition Review: ‘Dane Winkler: Homesteading’ by Kriston Capps, City Paper                                                                                                 Exhibition Review:  ‘In the galleries,...’ by Mark Jenkins Washington Post
Live Television Interview with Meagan Mooney of WUSA9
2015    ‘The Boys Are Back in Town, online interview with Franconia Sculpture Park
Exhibition Review:  September Issue of Sculpture Magazine
Exhibition Review:  ‘In the galleries,...’ Mark Jenkins, Washington Post
Exhibition Review:  ‘In the galleries, Inspired by their homelands and beyond’ Mark Jenkins, Washington Post
Exhibition Review:‘brick by brick, dark history emerges’ Mark Jenkins Washington Post
2014    Exhibition Review:  ‘new. now.’ at Hamiltonian, by Michael O’Sullivan Washington Post
Exhibition Review:  ‘An Artistic Playground Lies in Long Island City”, by Tess Mcrae, Queens Chronicle
Exhibition Review:  ‘Photos: Socrates Park’, by Scott Lynch, Gothamist
Art Review: 'CSA: Forty Years of Community-Sourced Art', by Michael O'Sullivan,  Washington Post
2013    Forecast Public Art Grant Interview and video, by Lucas Langworthy, Shafer, MN
2012    Students’ Work Selected for Exhibition, Cardinal Points, Plattsburgh, NY
2011    Solution for My Father, Zplatt literary magazine, Plattsburgh, NY
North Country Literary Magazine, Potsdam, NY
SUNY Online Visual Artist Series

Sculpture Park Manager, Salem Art Works, Salem, NY, 2016-2017
Instructor of Record, Elements of Sculpture, Steel (intro and advanced), University of Maryland, 2015-16
Instructor of Record, Three-Dimensional Art Fundamentals, University of Maryland, 2014-15
Instructor of Record, Wood and Mixed Media Sculpture (intro and advanced), University of Maryland, 2014
Artist Assistant, Foon Sham, MD/VA, 2014-17
Teaching Assistant in Steel and Wood Sculpture, University of Maryland, 2013-2014
Artist Assistant, John Hock, Shafer, MN, 2013
Assistant Site Manager, Franconia Sculpture Park, Shafer, MN, 2012 – 2013
Teaching Assistant in Sculpture, Plattsburgh, NY, 2010 - 2012
Artist Assistant, Drew Goerlitz, Peru, NY, 2010 – 2012
Studio Technician, Sculpture Studio, SUNY Plattsburgh, NY, 2010 – 2012
Intern Artist, Salem Art Works, Salem, NY, 2011
Shop Technician, 518 Prints and Screen-Printing, Sand Lake, NY, 2010 – 2011

Artist Lecture, The Weatherspoon Museum, Greensboro, North Carolina, 2017
Artist Lecture, ‘Spaceship Earth’ The Delaware Contemporary, DE, 2016
Artist Lecture, Foggy Bottom Sculpture Biennial, DC, 2016
Artist Lecture, ‘Homesteading’ Hamiltonian Gallery, DC, 2016
Artist Lecture, ‘Gusset’, Visarts, Rockville, MD, 2015
Artist Lecture, ‘Conjure’, Hillyer Art Space, DC, 2015
Presenting Artist, Franconia Sculpture Park, MN, 2015
Artist Lecture, ‘Chassis’, Hamiltonian Gallery, DC, 2015
Artist Lecture, ‘new. now’, Hamiltonian Gallery, DC, 2014
Artist Lecture, CSA: 40 years of Community Sourced Art, Arlington Arts Center, Arlington, VA
Artist Lecture, 3-D Symposium, Franconia Sculpture Park, Franconia, MN, 2012
Thesis Presentation and Artist Lecture, BFA Exhibition, SUNY Plattsburgh, NY, 2012
Participating Artist, Aluminum, Bronze, & Iron Pour, SUNY Plattsburgh, NY, 2008 - 2012
Artist Lecture, Salem Art Works, Salem, NY, 2011
Visiting Artist, Intercollegiate Iron Pour, Salem Art Works, Salem, NY, 2010 and 2011
Artist Lecture, Averill Park High School, Averill Park, NY, 2010
Artist Lecture, Introduction to Printmaking course, SUNY Plattsburgh, NY, 2010





Interview after awarded the Forecast Public Art East Central Regional Arts Council grant.