Dan Gunn is an artist, writer, and educator in Chicago. He received an MFA in Painting from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago in 2007 where he is now an Adjunct Assistant Professor. He was awarded residencies at the Anderson Ranch Art Center (2018), Vermont Studio Center (2015), and the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture (2012). Recent exhibitions include Matter Matters at the University of Missouri Kansas City and Winter Experiment at Monique Meloche Gallery where he is represented. Other venues have included the University of Toledo, (OH), Western Exhibitions (Chicago), Elmhurst Art Museum (IL), Marine Contemporary (Santa Monica), Art Los Angeles Contemporary, the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, the Hyde Park Art Center (Chicago), Lloyd Dobler Gallery (Chicago), Columbia College (Chicago), the Poor Farm (WI), and the Loyola University Museum of Art (Chicago). His work has been reviewed in Frieze, Art in America, Artforum.com, art ltd., Artslant.com, Newcity Magazine, New American Paintings, TimeOut Chicago, and the Chicago Tribune.