Selected Solo and Two Person Exhibitions: 2004 to present


Nearly Distant: Dana Saulnier, First Street Gallery, New York, NY, March 27- April 20, 2024

Dana Saulnier: Images Unsaid, Manifest Gallery, Cincinnati, OH, March 10 – April 7, 2023, Two artists, with Robert Pulley.

Fugitive Sense: Dana Saulnier, First Street Gallery, New York, NY,  February 2-27, 2021, Solo.

Horizons, Zones, Crossings: Paintings and Drawings of Dana Saulnier, The Fine Art Center Galleries, Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green, KY, August 26 – September 24, 2019. Solo.

Dana Saulnier: The Evolution of One Painting, Hiestand Gallery, Miami University, Oxford, OH, October 11 – November 1, 2018. Solo.

Restless Measures: Dana Saulnier, First Street Gallery, New York, NY, October 3 – 28, 2017. Solo.

Untitled Body: Drawings and Paintings: Dana Saulnier, Scene Metrospace Gallery, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, February 3 – March 17, 2017. Solo.

Ineffable Forms: Recent Work by Dana Saulnier, Eva G. Farris Gallery, Thomas More College, Crestview Hills, KY, August 25 – September 9, 2016. Solo.

Stacks and Traps: Paintings by Dana Saulnier, First Street Gallery, New York, NY, October 7- November 1, 2014. Solo.

Dana Saulnier: Decade: Paintings 2003 – 2013, Lee Gallery, Center for Visual Arts, Clemson University, Clemson, SC, August 19 – September 25, 2013. Solo.

Findings: Dana Saulnier’s Studies, Landmark Arts Gallery, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX, February 25 – March 5, 2013. Solo.

Night Tides; Paintings by Dana Saulnier, First Street Gallery, New York, NY, October 4-29, 2011. Solo.

Works by Dana Saulnier and John Benvenuto, Olin  Gallery, Washington and Jefferson College, Washington, PA, February 5 – 21, 2010.

Sense, Presence, Absence: Paintings of Dana Saulnier, College of the Sequoias Art Gallery, College of the Sequoias, Visalia, CA, November 3 – December 3, 2009. Solo.

Floods and Habitations: Drawings and Paintings of Dana Saulnier, 1124 Gallery, University of Findlay, Findlay, OH, August 24 – September 20, 2009. Solo.

Dana Saulnier: Sense and Absence, First Street Gallery, New York, NY, April 28 – May 23, 2009. Solo.

Body Is / Body As: Drawing  by Dana Saulnier, Macomb Center Gallery, Macomb College, Detroit, MI, February 18 – March 11, 2009. Solo.

Tactile Icons: Paintings and Drawings by Dana Saulnier, Fawick Gallery, Baldwin Wallace College, Berea, OH, November 10 –December 8, 2006. Solo.

Dana Saulnier, Paintings and Works on Paper, Giles Gallery, Eastern Kentucky University, Richmond, KY, October 31- November 22, 2005. Solo.

Presence, Absence, and Lost Histories: Works by Dana Saulnier, University Art Gallery, Indiana State University, Terre Haute, IN, September 29 – October 22, 2004. Solo.

Icons of Absence : Icons of Presence, Paintings  by Dana Saulnier, Alice F. Harris K. Weston Art Gallery, Aronoff Center, Cincinnati, OH, April 9 – June 12, 2004. Solo.


Selected Group Exhibitions: 2004 – Present


Tapped, Manifest Gallery, Cincinnati, OH, December 15, 2023 – January 12, 2024.

Gallery Artists 2021, First Street Gallery, New York, NY, July 22 – August 6, 2021.

Lillian Orlowski and William Freed Foundation Grant Fellows, Provincetown Art Association and Museum, Provincetown, MA, October 21 – December 4, 2016.

Under the Influence, First Street Gallery, New York, NY, September 8- October 6, 2015.

Reverb: Recent Abstraction in Painting, Works by Scott Anderson, Christie Blizard, Megan Dirks, Angelina Gualdoni, Mary Laube, Dana Saulnier, and Deborah Zlotsky; Dorothy Uber Bryan Gallery, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH, August 28 – September 28, 2014.

With and Without: Challenges, Carnegie Art Center, Covington, KY, September 5 – November 1, 2014.

Reverb: Recent Abstraction in Painting, Works by Scott Anderson, Jimmy Baker, Christie Blizard, Megan Dirks, Angelina Gualdoni, Mary Laube, Dana Saulnier, and Deborah Zlotsky; University of Northern Iowa Gallery, UNI, Cedar Falls, IA, January 14 – March 2, 2013.

Winterlight, First Street Gallery, New York, NY, December 4, 2012 – January 5, 2013.

Artful Teaching, Riffe Gallery, Columbus, OH, November 3, 2011 – January 8, 2012. Curated by Dominique Vasseur, Curator of European Art, Columbus Museum of Art, Columbus, OH.

Tapped, Manifest Creative Research Gallery and Drawing Center, Cincinnati, OH, January 21 – February 18, 2011. Juried group exhibition of teacher and student pairs with Nicole Trimble.

INPA – 1, International Painting Annual, Exhibition in print and online archive, Manifest Press, Manifest Creative Research Gallery and Drawing Center, Cincinnati, OH. Spring 2011. International juried publication.

Poetic License, First Street Gallery, New York, NY, December 7 – 30, 2010. Invitational group exhibition.

Dana Saulnier, Carolyn Coalson, and Thomas Holder, Sam Hill Warehouse Gallery, Prescott College, Prescott, AZ, November 6 – December 2, 2009.

In the Beginning; The Creative Process Revealed, The Grace Albrecht Gallery, Bluffton University, Bluffton, OH, November 9 – December 18.

PaintPresent, Lexington Art League, Lexington, KY, March 14 – April 26, 2009.

Gallery Artists, First Street Gallery, New York, NY, December 9, 2008 – January 3, 2009. Invitational group exhibition.

Figurama 2009 Drawing Project, opening venue, Old Town Hall, Prague, Feb. 2009, other venues include, European Commission House Brussels,  Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic, and others,  Traveling exhibition of drawings, complementary event to Czech Republic’s presidency of the Council of the European Union.

Connections, University Gallery, Institute of Art and Design of the University of West Bohemia in Pilsen, Czech Republic, May 6 – 24, 2008.

Summerfair Select, Marx Gallery, Newport, KY, November 2 – 18, 2007. Exhibition of Summerfair grant recipients.

Pigment: Contemporary Painting Invitational National Group Exhibition,  Heuser Art Center Gallery, Bradley University, Peoria, IL, November 3 to December 3, 2004.


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