About Daniel Mirer_Career Narrative
Daniel Mirer resides in Redwood City California, originally from Brooklyn New York where he works as an artist/photographer and educator for over 14 years in the photographic industry. Mirer received his Bachelor of Fine Arts from Pratt Institute and his Master of Fine Arts in Photography from the California Institute of the Arts . Alongside his artistic and commercial photography practices in New York and in Europe, daniel Mirer has been working in higher education, internationally and in the United States, for more than 14 years.
Mirer has participated in prestigious artist residency programs including the Starry Night Artist Residence in New Mexico, Whitney Museum of American Art’s Independent Study Program, the Bronx Museum of the Arts’ Artists in the Marketplace, and the Regional Central American & Caribbean Contemporary Arts Forum in Honduras. Daniel Mirer along with other international artist had recently received through project leader Professor Katharina Bosse two start-up funding grants from the German government, Kunststiftung (Art Foundation) North Rhine Westphalia & Landesverband Westfalen-Lippe (Foundation for the Region of Westfalia-Lippe to begin the creation of a body of work titled “Thingstätten in Deutschland.” Mirer was also the recipient of the New York State Foundation for the Arts Fellowship for photography and the Dana Artist Fellowship for continuing education.
Mirer’s artwork is part of museum and institution collections including the Special Collections of the Library of University of Leiden, Leiden, Netherlands, Sheldon Museum of Art, University of Nebraska in Lincoln, Southeast Museum of Photography, Daytona Beach, Florida, Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, Texas, The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Houston, Texas, Dallas Contemporary Art Museum, Dallas, Texas, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Worcester Art Museum, Worcester, Massachusetts, Fidelity Investments, Boston, Massachusetts, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio
Daniel Mirer is currently represented by the photography gallery, Gallery Vassie in Amsterdam
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