Daniel Melo, CV


MFA, New Genres, San Francisco Art Institute
BFA, English, Kenyon College

Selected Exhibitions:

Forthcoming Exhibition, The Commons, Headlands Center for the Arts, San Francisco, CA, September 2017

Making Out Who’s Seeing You, Manresa Gallery, University of San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, September 2017

Open House, Headlands Center for the Arts, San Francisco, CA, March 2017

Reflections and Shadows, Sebastopol Center for the Arts, Sebastopol, CA, February 2017

Imagine Art Auction, St. Francis School, Louisville, KY, February 2017

Photography and Video Retrospective Recology AIR Program, SF Camerawork, San Francisco, CA, December 2016

Open House, Headlands Center for the Arts, San Francisco, CA, October 2016

City Centennial, Corte Madera Community Center, Corte Madera, CA, October 2016

Open House, Headlands Center for the Arts, San Francisco, CA, July 2016

Laboratorio de Festival, Buenos Aires, Argentina, June 2016

Two Person Exhibition, Big Sur Galería, Buenos Aires, Argentina, December 2015

Collaboration with Mary Ma, Recology SF, San Francisco, California, May 2015

Un Triangulo No Es Una Flor, Mite Galería, Buenos Aires, Argentina, July 2014

Culmination, List Space, San Francisco, California, December 2013

Borders, Diego Rivera Gallery, San Francisco, California, October 2013

La Mitad, Santa Galería, Buenos Aires, Argentina, October 2012

Imagine, St. Francis, Louisville, Kentucky, February, 2011

New Directions, Wallspace Gallery, Seattle, Washington, February 2010

Daniel Clooney Fine Art, New York, New York, January 2010


Curatorial Experience:

Paul Sack Gallery, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, California, 2014 – May 2015

Rhode Island St., San Francisco, California, 2014 – August 2015

Teaching Experience:

Lecturer, John Priola’s San Francisco Art Institute Photography Class, Headlands Center for the Arts, October 2016

Teaching Assistant, Mission Voices, Southern Exposure, San Francisco, California, June 2015 – August 2015

Teaching Assistant, Photoworks, San Francisco Art Institute, Spring – Fall, 2014

Awards & Residencies:

Hyperkgallery.com, Online Artist Residency, March – April 2017

Affiliate Artist, Headlands Center for the Arts, San Francisco, CA, 2016 – 2017

Espacio La Ira de Dios, Buenos Aires, Argentina, October 2015

Outstanding Graduate Student Award, New Genres, San Francisco Art Institute, May 2015

Mammoth Cave National Park, Mammoth Cave, Kentucky, September 2007


Recology San Francisco, The United States Department of the Interior, Various Private Collections

Catalogues & Publications:

Editor, DissolveSF, dissolvesf.org, San Francisco, CA, 2016 – Present

MFA Now 2015, San Francisco, California, March 2015


Translated Spanish language press into English for curator Hesse McGraw and artist Jill Magid for the exhibition, The Proposal, San Francisco Art Institute, Fall 2016