Awards & Exhibitions

"Events Area," gouache on paper, 26" x 39", 2011

"Events Area," gouache on paper, 26" x 39", 2011

Grants and Awards

2009                           Wauson Fellowship, The For-Site Foundation, San Francisco.

2006                           Artist-in-Residence, The Farpath Foundation, Dijon, France.

2005                           Individual Support Grant, The Adolph and Esther Gottlieb Foundation. 

2003                          Artist-in-Residence, The Josef and Anni Albers Foundation, Bethany, Connecticut.


Solo Exhibitions

2019 Double Take, Azarian McCullough Art Gallery, Sparkill, New York.

2012                            Sometimes Gallery, New York City.

2010                            Sometimes Gallery, New York City.

2000                           Ten New Paintings, Studio Show, Salem, Oregon.


Group Exhibitions

2012                            Hat Trick, with Barbara Takenaga and Ethan Ryman, D. C. Moore Gallery, New York City.

2010                            6 Abstract Painters, D. C. Moore Gallery, New York City. 

                                    Wall-to-Wall, Daniel Weinberg Gallery, Los Angeles.                                  

2008                            It’s Gouache & Gouache Only, Andrea Meislin Gallery, New York City.  

2007                            It’s Gouache & Gouache Only, Geoffrey Young Gallery, Great Barrington, Massachusetts.

2005                           Artists Pick, Larissa Goldston Gallery, New York City.  Selected by James Siena.

2002                           Lost and Found, Savage Gallery, Portland, Oregon.

2001                            Pleasure Craft, Sixth Northwest Biennial, Tacoma Art Museum, Tacoma, Washington.

                                    Abstracts on Paper and Mixed Media, PDX Gallery, Portland, Oregon.

1998                            Radius 25, Bush Barn Art Center, Salem, Oregon. Curated by Kathryn Kanjo. Juror’s Award.

1997                            Current Undercurrent, Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, New York. 

                                    PIEROGI 2000 Flatfiles, Curated by Joe Amrhein.

1994                           The Beauty Show, Four Walls Gallery, Brooklyn, New York.

1993                            Four Weeks from New York, Nova Zembla Gallery, Hertogenbosch, Netherlands.

1992                            Herron Test-Site Gallery, Brooklyn, New York.

1990                            Studio Exhibition with Randolph Black, 73 West Broadway, New York City.

1986                            J. Noblett Gallery, Sonoma, California.

1983                            Hallie Brown Ford Gallery, Willamette University, Salem, Oregon.

1982                           The New Formalism, Roger Litz Gallery, New York City.

1981                            Invitational: Four Artists, 55 Mercer Street, New York City.

                                   Small Works, 80 Washington Square East Galleries, New York City. Curated by Marcia Tucker.



2009                           “Dan Schmidt,” Bomb Magazine, Fall issue,



1978                            B.A. Willamette University, Salem, Oregon.

1976                            Completed two years of study with Dore Ashton and Hans Haacke at The Cooper Union, NYC.

Installation view, "Hat Trick," D. C. Moore Gallery.

Installation view, "Hat Trick," D. C. Moore Gallery.