Dan Gunn is an artist, writer and educator living and working in Chicago. He received an MFA in Painting from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago in 2007. Recent exhibitions include Impromptu Airs a solo exhibition at Monique Meloche Gallery, the New American Paintings Midwest Survey at the Elmhurst Art Museum, 12x12 New Artists New Work at the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago (2011). In 2012 he was a particpant at the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture and an artist in residence at Anderson Ranch in 2018. In 2013, Gunn received the Artadia Award at EXPO Chicago. His work has been reviewed in Frieze, Art in America, Artforum.com, Artslant.com, Newcity Magazine, New American Paintings, TimeOut Chicago and the Chicago Tribune.