Dana Frankfort

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Dana Frankfort (born 1971, Houston, Texas) is an artist based in New York[1][2] and a painting professor at Boston University College of Fine Arts.[3]

Frankfort received her MFA in 1997 from Yale School of Art, New Haven.[3] She also attended Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture in 1997. Frankfort was a Core Fellow at the Glassell School of Art at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston in 1999. She received a Guggenheim Fellowship in 2006.

She has shown work internationally in exhibitions including What’s So Funny at Brooklyn Fireproof[4] and The Triumph of Painting at the Saatchi Gallery in London. She was represented by Bellwether Gallery in New York[5] and Kantor/Feuer (now defunct) in Los Angeles.

Frankfort is represented by Inman Gallery in Houston, TX.


  1. ^ Britt, Douglas (March 3, 2010), "Artist Dana Frankfort takes a COLORFUL approach", Houston Chronicle .
  2. ^ McQuaid, Cate (February 2, 2011), "Playful and unfettered, words transcend meaning", Boston Globe .
  3. ^ a b Faculty profile, Boston University, retrieved 2013-05-19.
  4. ^ Smith, Roberta (June 24, 2005), "Art in Review: Dana Frankfort -- What's So Funny", New York Times .
  5. ^ Smith, Roberta (September 14, 2007), "Art in Review: Dana Frankfort", New York Times .

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