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Education

2007 Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Skowhegan, ME
2005 MFA Sculpture, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA
2003 BFA Sculpture, Kent State University, Kent, OH
BA Art History, Kent State University, Kent, OH

Solo Exhibitions

2015 OHWOW, Los Angeles, CA
2014 Diana Al-Hadid, Wang Gongxin and Lin Tianmiao: Transcendences, Dowd Gallery, SUNY Cortland, Cortland, NY
The Fates, Secession, Vienna, Austria
Diana Al-Hadid, Columbus College of Art and Design, Columbus, OH
Diana Al-Hadid: Regarding Medardo Rosso (two-person exhibition with Medardo Rosso), Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York, NY
2013 Diana Al-Hadid: Nolli’s Orders, Akron Art Museum, Akron, OH
Diana Al-Hadid, Weatherspoon Art Museum, Greensboro, NC (Traveling to SCAD Museum of Art, Savannah, GA)
2012 The Vanishing Point, Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York, NY
Trace of a Fictional Third, Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, VA
Suspended After Image, Visual Arts Center, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX
2011 Sightings: Diana Al-Hadid, Nasher Sculpture Center, Dallas, TX
Play the Wolf Fifth, Centro de Arte Contemporáneo, La Conservera, Murcia, Spain
Diana Al-Hadid: Water Thief, Nevada Museum of Art, Reno, NV
2010 Hammer Projects: Water Thief, UCLA Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA
2008 Reverse Collider, Perry Rubenstein Gallery, New York, NY
2007 Record of a Mortal Universe, Perry Rubenstein Gallery, New York, NY
2006 Pangaea’s Blanket (and the Slowest Descent from Grace), Visual Arts Gallery, DePauw University, Greencastle, IN
The Fourth Room, Vox Populi, Philadelphia, PA
Immodest Mountain, Arlington Art Center, Washington, D.C.

Group Exhibitions

2014 Apocryphal Times, Friedman Benda Gallery, New York, NY
#IN.TER.FER.EN.CE, The Farjam Foundation, Dubai, UAE
Alter/Abolish/Address, as part of 5×5:2014, a project of the D.C. Commission on the Arts and Humanities, L.A.N.D. (Los Angeles Nomadic Division), Washington D.C.
NOW-ism: Abstraction Today, Pizzuti Collection, Columbus, OH
Four Decades of Drawings and Works on Paper, John Berggruen Gallery, San Francisco, CA
TarīqahBarjeel Art Foundation, Maraya Art Centre, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
Graphicstudio: Uncommon Practice at USF, Tampa Museum of Art, Tampa, FL
BLACK/WHITE, LaMontagne Gallery, Boston, MA
2013 10 under 40, Instanbul ’74, Istanbul, Turkey
Levity/Gravity, EXPO Chicago, curated by Shamim M. Momin, Chicago, IL
Remainder, Philbrook Museum of Art, Tulsa, OK
Cadavres exquis, Musèe Granet, Aix-en-Provence, France
1986-2013/An Artist Collecting Art, Vestfossen Kunstlaboratorium, Norway
2012 It Ain’t Fair 2012, OHWOW, Miami, FL
Body Double: The Figure in Contemporary Sculpture, Frederik Meijer Gardens and Sculpture Park, Grand Rapids, MI
REORIENTED, Havremagasinet, Luleå, Sweden
Jack Helgesen Family Collection, Vigeland Museum, Oslo, Norway
Jack Helgesen Family Collection, ARCIHTECTONS, Haugar Art Museum, Tønsberg, Norway
Invisible Cities, MASS MoCA, North Adams, MA
2011 Printed Histories, 15 years of Exit Art portfolios 1995-2011, Exit Art, New York, NY
Home Alone, Adam Sender Collection, Art Basel Miami Beach, curated by Sarah Aibel, Miami, FL
Collapse, RH Gallery, New York, NY
CARAVAN, Barjeel Art Foundation, Maraya Art Center, Sharjah, UAE
Night Scented Stock, Marianne Boesky Gallery, curated by Todd Levin, New York, NY
Outdoor Excursions, BCA Center, Burlington, VT
Touchy Feely, Human Resources, Los Angeles, CA
Lost Paradise, Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York, NY
One, Another, The Flag Art Foundation, New York, NY
Disquieting Muses, Contemporary Art Center of Thessaloniki, State Museum of Contemporary Art, Thessaloniki, Greece
Nereden Nereye, Galeri Mana, Istanbul, Turkey
NOWNESS, Peel Gallery, Houston, TX
2010 It Ain’t Fair 2010,  OHWOW, Art Basel Miami Beach, exhibition design by Rafael de Cardenas, Miami, FL
Art on Paper 2010: the 41st Exhibition, Weatherspoon Art Museum, Greensboro, NC
Run and Tell That!, Syracuse University Art Galleries, curated by Eric Gleason and David Prince, Syracuse, NY
Does the City Munster Matter?, Center for Contemporary Art, Munster, Germany
The Silk Road, Saatchi Gallery, London in Lille, France Paper, Fred Snitzer Gallery, Miami FL
Does the Angle Between Two Walls Have a Happy Ending, Federica Schiavo Gallery, curated by Ishmael Randall Weeks, Rome, Italy
From the Incubator: Sculpture Space, Islip Art Museum, East Islip, NY
2009 Disorientation II, Manarat Al Saadiyat, Saadiyat Island, curated by Jack Persekian, Abu Dhabi, UAE
Fresh From Chelsea, University of Florida University Galleries, Gainsville, FL
Inside Walls, 432 South 5th, curated by Ryan Muller, Brooklyn NY
New Weather, University of South Florida Contemporary Art Museum, Tampa, FL
Next Wave Festival, Brooklyn Academy of Music, curated by Dan Cameron, Brooklyn, NY
In the Between, Tabanlioglu Architects, curated by Suzanne Egeran, Istanbul, Turkey
Who’s Afraid of Red, Yellow and Blue? Watou 2009, curated by Joost Declercq, Watou, Belgium.
Invitational Exhibition of Visual Arts, Academy of Arts & Letters, New York, NY
Sharjah Biennial 9, Sharjah, UAE
Unveiled: New Art From the Middle East, The Saatchi Gallery, London, UK
2008 Anthology, Otero Plassart, Los Angeles, CA
Black Bile, Red Humour: Aspects of Melancholy, Center for Arts and Culture, curated by Oliver Zybok, Montabaur, Germany
The Station 2008, Midblock East, curated by Shamim Momin and Nate Lowman, Miami, FL
2007 Agitation and Repose, Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, curated by Gregory Volk and Sabine Russ, New York, NY
Blood Meridian, Galerie Michael Janssen, curated by David Hunt, Berlin, Germany
2006 AIM 26, Bronx Museum, Bronx, NY
Mutiny, The Happy Lion, curated by David Hunt, Los Angeles, CA
The Sanctuary and the Scrum, Black and White Gallery, curated by David Hunt, New York, NY

Selected Books & Catalogs

2014 Südbeck, Annette; Tina Lipsky, Diana Al-Hadid: The Fates, Austria: Secession, 2014.
Tarīqah, Sharjah: Barjeel Art Foundation, pg 38-51, February, 2014.
2013 Amirsadeghi, Hossein; Eisler, Maryam. Art Studio America: Contemporary Art Spaces, UK: Thames and Hudson, November 4, 2013
Trigg, Sarah, Studio Life: Rituals, Collections, Tools and Observations on the Artistic Process. pg 20-23. Princeton Architectural Press, 2013.
Griffin, Jonathan, Vitamin D2: New Perspectives in Drawing. pg 18 -19, Phaidon, 2013.
Eden, Xandra; Volk, Gregory. Diana Al-Hadid. Ostfildern, Germany: Hatje Cantz Verlag, 2013.
Artaud, Evelyne; Fayard, Jeanne; Watteau, Diane. Cadavre Exquis, Suite Méditerranéenne. Paris, France: Editions Nova, 2013.
2012 Buchakjian, Gregory, War and Other [Impossible] Possibilities: Thoughts on Arab History and Contemporary Art. Beirut: Alarm Editions, 2012.
Bua, Matt; Goldfarb, Maximilian, Architectural Inventions: Visionary Drawings. London, UK: Laurence King, 2012.
2011 Slavick, Susanne. Out of Rubble. Edizioni Charta, Milano, 2011.
Caravan. Sharjah: Barjeel Art Foundation, Maraya Art Center, 2011. (exhibition catalogue)
Morse, Jed. Exhibition pamphlet published on the occasion of Sightings: Diana Al-Hadid, Nasher Sculpture Center, 2011.
2010 Emerging Asian Artists. Gwangju, Korea: Gwangju Biennale Press, 2010.
2009 New Weather. Tampa, FL: USF Contemporary Art Museum, 2009.
Visionaire 57: 2010. New York, NY: Visionaire Publishing, 2009.
New Vision: Arab Contemporary Art in the 21st Century. London, UK: Transglobe Publishing, 2009.
Provisions. Sharjah, UAE: Sharjah Biennial and Bidoun, 2009.
Unveiled: New Art From The Middle East. London, UK: Saatchi Gallery, 2009.
2008 Zybok, Oliver. Black Bile, Red Humour — Aspects of Melancholy in Contemporary Art. Germany: Die Deutsch Bibliothek, 2008.
2006 AIM 26. Bronx, NY: Bronx Museum, 2006.

Selected Articles

2014 Palay, Xan and Mills James, “Contemporary Voices on Modern Masters: Picasso, Dubuffet, Giacometti”, The Wexner Center for the Arts, Fall 2014, video interview
Miller, Brian, “Diana Al-Hadid’s Balancing Act: Complex Sculptures Explore Space and Time”, arthopper.org, September 16, 2014
La Force, Thessaly, “Artist Diana Al-Hadid on Fate, Form, and Freud – and Her New Exhibition at the Secession in Vienna”, Vogue, September 10, 2014.
Cashdan, Marina, “Austria Bound”Surface Magazine, Issue 111, September 2014
Mantey, Jackie. “Bold works by three prominent artists make up inviting show”The Columbus Dispatch, July 20, 2014
Maine, Stephan, “Diana Al-Hadid: Regarding Medardo Rosso”, ARTnews, April 2014
Agustsson, Sola, “Diana Al-Hadid: Regarding Medardo Rosso”, Whitewall.com, March 13, 2014
Small, Rachel. “Diana Al-Hadid’s Babylon” Interview Magazine. February 6, 2014
Urkycki, Mark. “A former Canton resident makes a name for herself in the art world”WKSU – 89.7 Online. January 27, 2014. Accompanying radio interview.
Howorth, Claire, “States of Matter: On Display”The Wall Street Journal, January 25, 2014
2013 Randall, Brent, “Diana Al-Hadid”Husk, Winter 2013 – 2014
Litt, Steven, “The Akron Art Museum salutes Diana Al-Hadid, a Kent State grad in search of art world success – on her own terms.” The Plain Dealer, cleveland.com, November 27, 2013
Perry, Dee. Interview with Diana Al-Hadid. “Harvey Webster, Diana Al-Hadid & ‘Sensory-Friendly Theater’”90.3 WCRN/NPR: The Sound of Applause, November 25, 2013. Radio
“Savannah College of Art and Design, Museum of Art: Diana Al-Hadid.” Sculpture, December 2013
“Diana Al-Hadid at the 55th Venice Biennale.” Artist to Artist, art21.org, October 18, 2013
Zabludowicz, Tiffany, “The Female Gaze.” W Magazine, August 16, 2013
Kinsella, Eileen. 50 Under 50: The Next Most Collectible Artists. Art + Auction, June, 2013.
Hicks, Cinque. “Diana Al-Hadid.” Artforum online, April, 2013
“Diana Al-Hadid’s Suspended Reality.” NewYorkCloseUp, art21.org, August 3, 2012
Amy, Michael, “Ghosts of Things: A Conversation with Diana Al-Hadid.” Sculpture, April 2013, 32, 3, pp.20-27 (cover story)
“GalleristNY: The 50-Artist Next Generation.” The Observer
DeCwikiel-Kane, Dawn. “Artist Brings ‘Incredible’ Sculptures to UNCG.” News & Record, February 11, 2013
2012 “YEAR IN REVIEW: Our Staff’s Picks for the Best Art We Saw This Year.” Artinfo, December 21, 2012
Belcove, Julie L. “Builder of Mysteries.” Art Basel Miami Beach magazine, December 2012
Kabra, Fawz. “Towers, Portals and Myths.” Ibraaz Journal, November 2, 2012
Pollack, Barbara. “Diana Al-Hadid Makes a Sculpture: The Birth of a Multihued Venus.” ARTnews, November 2012
Amaya-Akkermans, Arie. “Impossible Possibilities.” Reorient Magazine online, October 31, 2012
Perrine, Forrest. “Diana Al-Hadid’s Melting Monuments.” Beautiful Decay, October 17, 2012
Jablon, Samuel. “The Threshold Between an Image of a Thing and the Thing Itself.” Hyperallergic, October 15, 2012
Mangiardi, Katherine. “In Conversation with Diana Al-Hadid.” Whitehot Magazine, October 2012
Battista, Kathy. “Diana Al-Hadid’s Vanishing Point.” PHAIDON, October 2012
“The Lookout: A Weekly Guide to Shows You Won’t Want to Miss.” Art in America online, September 9, 2012
“Datebook: September Exhibitions,” Art+Auction, September 2012
“Best Fall Shows.” Modern Painters, September 2012
Rapaport, Brooke. “Go Figure – Diana Al-Hadid,” International Sculpture Center Blog, August, 22, 2012
“Diana Al-Hadid’s Studio Boom.” NewYorkCloseUp, art21.org, August 3, 2012
Ryan, Dinah. “Diana Al-Hadid – ‘Review of Trace of a Fictional Third, 2011′.” ART PAPERS, July/August, 2012
Ritchie, Amy. “Three Dimensions: The VMFA Spotlights Diana Al-Hadid’s Haunting Human Figures.” Style Weekly, July 3, 2012
“Never Too Young.” Art+Auction, June 2012
Bonenti, Charles, “Invisible Cities: New Exhibition Examines Memory, Culture and Place.” The Berkshire Eagle, April 13, 2012
NewYorkCloseUp, art21.org, May 29, 2012
Misheff, Johnny, “Visiting Artists | Diana Al-Hadid.” T Magazine Blog, NYTimes.com, April 17, 2012
“Arts in Context: Artist in Residence”, Episode #206, Klru, PBS, March 29, 2012
Bressanin, Anna and Giuseppe Malpasso. “Diana Al-Hadid: Syrian American artist reconnects with homeland crisis.” BBC News, March 26, 2012
Campbell, Andy. “Diana Al-Hadid: An Afterimage for an Afterworld.” The Austin Chronicle, February 10, 2012
Gulesserian, Lisa. “Art + Architecture: Diana Al-Hadid’s ‘Suspended After Image.’” Viz., February 5, 2012
Graupmann, Michael. “’Bringing order into chaos’: Diana Al-Hadid constructs a mind-boggling installation for UT’s VAC.” Culturemap, February 4, 2012
“Diana Al-Hadid: Spring 2012 VAC Artist-in-Residence.” POST, February 2012
2011 “Nasher Sculpture Center: Diana Al-Hadid.” Sculpture, December 2011, Volume 30, No. 10
Lima, Benjamin. “Diana Al-Hadid: Nasher Sculpture Center, Dallas.” …might be good, December 2, 2011, Issue No. 179
Wolff, Rachel. “Art, Pop & People.” Modern Luxury: Manhattan, November 26, 2011
Vroom, Chris. “An Arab Spring for Art?” The Huffington Post, November 21, 2011
Simek, Peter. “Interview: Diana Al-Hadid at the Nasher Sculpture Center.” FrontRow, November 17, 2011
Delicado, Gonzalo Herrero and María José Marcos. “La Conservera seventh series.” Domus, November 11, 2011
Furey, Meg. “Art Review: Sightings: Diana Al-Hadid at the Nasher Sculpture Center.” Pegasus News, November 3, 2011
Block, Jenny. “Fine Lookin’ Piece: Diana Al-Hadid’s ‘Gradiva’s Fourth Wall’ at the Nasher.” Dallas Observer. November 1, 2011
Lord, Christopher. “Caravan art exhibition looks back with heart.” The National, October 31, 2011
Robinson, Gaile. “Nasher ‘Sightings’ sculpture drips with contradiction.” Star-Telegram, October 29, 2011
Díez, Gontzal. “La música secreta del rey Lobo.” Laverdad.es, October 28, 2011
Wallin, Yasha. “Tony Cragg and Diana Al-Hadid at the Nasher Sculpture Center.” Surface, October 24, 2011
Norman, Lee Ann. “Fragmented Heaven on Earth.” ArtSlant, July 17 2011
Cohen, David. “Ghost in the Machine: Diana Al-Hadid in Lost Paradise at Marianne Boesky”, artcritical.com. July 2011.
Jablon, Samuel. “Diana Al-Hadid”, BOMBLOG, June 27, 2011.
Mohseni, Yasmine. “Travels through Space and Time”, Canvas, May/June 2011.
Trigg, Sarah. “Studio Check: Diana Al-Hadid”, ModernPainters, Summer, 2011.
Nazhand, Nazy. “Middle East Report”, Artnet.com. May 24, 2011.
Adam, Georgina. “Art Dubai attracts global audience”, The Art Newspaper, April 2011.
Misheff, Johnny. “Something for Everyone at the ADAA Art Show.” Elle.com: Culture, March 2, 2011.
“Art Dubai Projects to Feature New Work by More than 75 Artists in 2011 Edition”, Art Daily, January 23, 2011.
2010 Drexler, Jolanda. “Does City/ Munster Matter?” Kunstforum International Magazine, Issue 205, October 2010.
Sims, Kendra. “Diana Al-Hadid Builds Upside-down Cities,” The Berkshire Eagle, September 30, 2010.”Q & A with Artist Diana Al-Hadid,” Hammer Museum, September 1, 2010.
Ollman, Leah. “Diana Al-Hadid at the Hammer Museum.” Los Angeles Times. 28 May 2010.
“Diana Al-Hadid’s First One-Person Museum Exhibition Opens at the Hammer.” artdaily.org. May 16, 2010.
Massingill, Paul. “Sculptor Combines Something Old, Something New.” Daily Bruin. May 12, 2010.
Williams, Maxwell. “The Collected: A Global Survey of Six Contemporary Artists, Diana Al-Hadid.” Flaunt Magazine. Issue no. 107: 102-105.
Carmichael, Kelly. “Navigating Culture and Context: Arab Artists in the West.” Contemporary Practices. vol 6: 210-217.
Peers, Alexandra. “Bridging the Gulf in the Arab World.” Art in America. February 2010 no 2: 27-28.
Young, Jessica Bryce. “Bright Young Things Fresh From Chelsea: 21 Young NYC Artists.” Orlando Weekly. January 27, 2010.
2009 Haroon, Layla. “Past pictured in the context of present.”  GulfNews.com. December 11, 2009.
Raheja, Lauren.  “BAM’s Next Wave Art Showcases Artists Across Disciplines.”  BrooklyntheBorough.com. December 7, 2009.
Sheikholeslami, Ali and Ayesha Daya.  “Abu Dhabi Prepares for Louvre With Giant Gorilla, Beirut Jigsaw.”  Bloombergnews.com. November 27, 2009.
Boucher, Katie. “Feast for the Senses.” The National.  November 19, 2009.
Kwon, Liz Yisun. “Art & Space: Diana Al-Hadid.” Bob. May 2009: 138-141.
Sartori, Leonora. “Arte Eclecttica.” la repubblica delle Donne. 21, March 2009. 152-162
Reisenfeld, Robin. “The Labyrinth in the Tower:  A Conversation with Diana Al-Hadid.” Sculpture. March 2009: 24-31.
Barakat, Alexander. “Baring the Middle East.”  Review of Unveiled: New Art The Middle East, at The Saatchi Gallery.  Canvas. March-April 2009: 178-181.
Murphy, Adrian. “Diana Al Hadid.” Brownbook. March-April 2009: 46-47.
Lovatt, Estelle. “Saatchi: Unveiled-New Art from the Middle East.”  Review of Unveiled: New Art From The Middle East, at The Saatchi Gallery.  JewishComment.com. 26 February 2009.
Tarbush, Suzannah. “London serves up a lively menu of Mideast culture.”  Review of Unveiled: New Art From The Middle East, at The Saatchi Gallery.  The Saudi Gazette on the Web. 9 February 2009.
Dorment, Richard. “Unveiled: New Art from the Middle East at the Saatchi Gallery.” Review of Unveiled: New Art From The Middle East, at The Saatchi Gallery. Telegraph on the Web. 4 February 2009.
Ward, Ossian. “Unveiled: New Art From The Middle East.”  Review of Unveiled: New Art From The Middle East, at The Saatchi Gallery.  Time Out London on the Web. 3 February 2009.
Tomforde, Anna. “Islamic art a ‘taboo buster.’”  Review of Unveiled: New Art From The Middle East, at The Saatchi Gallery. The Brunei Times on the Web. 31 January 2009.
Selva, Meera. “London’s Saatchi Gallery shows Middle Eastern Art.” Review of Unveiled: New Art From The Middle East, at The Saatchi Gallery. The International Herald Tribune on the Web. 29 January 2009.
Jeffreys, Tom. “Unveiled: New Art from the Middle East.” Review of Unveiled:  New Art From The Middle East, at The Saatchi Gallery. SpoonFed. 29 January 2009.
Wolf, Rachel. “Artists to Watch.” ARTnews. January 2009: 86-87.
2008 Thorpe, Vanessa. “Record crowds for China art show.” The Observer on the Web. 14 December 2008.
Douglas, Sarah. “Alive and Kicking.” Review of The Station 2008, curated by Shamim Momin and Nate Lowman. Artinfo. 5 December 2008.
Douglas, Sarah. “Weekend Picks: Luis Gispert in Miami.” Artinfo. 4 December 2008.
Stillman, Nick. “Reviews.” Review of Reverse Collider, by Diana Al-Hadid, at Perry Rubenstein Gallery. Artforum.  December 2008: 303-304.
Rosenberg, Karen. “Diana Al-Hadid: Reverse Collider.” Review of Reverse Collider, by Diana Al-Hadid, at Perry Rubenstein Gallery.   The New York Times. 3 October 2008: E35.
Baker, R. C. “Best in Show.” Review of Reverse Collider, by Diana Al-Hadid, at Perry Rubenstein Gallery. The Village Voice. 1-7 October 2008: 43.
Cohen, David. “Frozen Instants of Failure.” The New York Sun. 18 September 2008: 23.
Cohen, David. “Painting’s Post-Feminist Form & Sculpture’s Matron Saint.  The New York Sun. 17 September 2008: S3.
Grosz, David. “Diana Al-Hadid in New York.” Review of Reverse Collider, by Diana Al-Hadid, at Perry Rubenstein Gallery. Artinfo. 5 September 2008.
2007 Sharpe, Emily. “Diana Al-Hadid: Pulling Out All the Stops.” Review of All the Stops, by Diana Al-Hadid, at Perry Rubenstein Gallery. The Art Newspaper. 6 December 2007: 10.
Curcio, Seth. “Diana Al-Hadid.” Review of Record of a Mortal Universe, by Diana Al-Hadid, at Perry Rubenstein Gallery. Daily Serving. 19 November 2007.
“Diana Al-Hadid.” Review of Record of a Mortal Universe, by Diana Al-Hadid, at Perry Rubenstein Gallery. The New Yorker on the Web. 19 November 2007.
Wolff, Rachel. “Artist Diana Al-Hadid’s Stairway to Heaven.” Review of Record of a Mortal Universe, by Diana Al-Hadid, at Perry Rubenstein Gallery. New York Magazine on the Web. 7 November 2007.
Al-Hadid, Diana. “Diana Al-Hadid.” NY Arts Magazine on the Web. November-December 2007.
Powers, Sophia. “Citadel of Fancy.” Review of Record of a Mortal Universe, by Diana Al-Hadid, at Perry Rubenstein Gallery. ArtSlant. 28 October 2007.
Cotter, Holland. “Agitation and Repose.” Review of Agitation and Repose, at Tanya Bonakdar Gallery. The New York Times on the Web. 10 August 2007.
Baker, R.C. “Best in Show.” Review of Agitation and Repose, at Tanya Bonakdar Gallery. The Village Voice. 1-7 August 2007: 55.
Falconer, Morgan. “Morgan Falconer’s Round-up of Summer Shows in New York.” The Saatchi Gallery Online. 1 August 2007.
Cohen, David. “Curating a Common.” Review of Agitation and Repose, at Tanya Bonakdar Gallery. The New York Sun on the Web. 26 July 2007.
2006 Stone, Billy. “Going Down to Chinatown.” Los Angeles Entertainment Today. 10-16 November 2006: 6.
Genocchio, Benjamin. “For Hopeful Artists, the Search to Be Just Themselves.” Review of AIM 26, at the Bronx Museum. The New York Times on the Web. 9 April 2006.
Rockwell, Steve. “A Stir in Richmond, Virginia.” D’Art International on the Web. Winter-Spring 2006.
2005 O’Sullivan, Michael. “New Sensations.” The Washington Post on the Web. 19 August 2005.

Honors and Distinctions

2014 Kent State University, Distinguished Honors Alumni, Kent, OH
Residency at Siena Art Institute, Siena, Italy
Residency at Flying Horse Press, nominated by Sarah Suzuki, University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL
2011 The Joan Mitchell Foundation Painters and Sculptors Grant
2010 Nucci Award, USF Graphicstudio, Tampa, FL
Nimoy Foundation Award to support artist residency at USF Institute for Research in Art
2009 Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation Grant
United States Artists, Rockefeller Fellow
New York Foundation for the Arts, Fellow in Sculpture
2007 Pollock-Krasner Foundation Grant
Residency at Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Skowhegan, ME
2006 Artist-in-the-Marketplace Program, Bronx Museum, New York, NY
Residency with Full Fellowship, Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, NY
2005 Residency at Sculpture Space, Utica, NY

Lectures and Academic Presentations

2014 University of Wisconsin-Madison, Artist Lecture, April 30
Siena Institute of Art, Siena, Italy, Artist Lecture, March 11
YoungArts MasterClass, Miami, FL, Visiting Artist, February 15
2013 Akron Museum of Art, Akron, OH, Artist Lecture, November 22
Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah GA, Panel Discussion with Ursula von Rydingsvard and Leonardo Drew, September 20
Savannah College of Art and Design, visiting artist lecture, May 1
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY, “Artist on Artworks”, April 19
Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY, visiting artist lecture, April 9
Minnesota State University, Mankato, MN, visiting artist lecture, March 25
Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, visiting artist lecture, March 21
Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA, visiting artist lecture, February 26
Amherst College, Amherst, MA, visiting artist lecture, February 21
The Weatherspoon Art Museum, University of North Caroline at Greensboro, visiting artist lecture, February 8
2012 Brooklyn College, Brooklyn, NY, visiting artist lecture, December 5
University of Houston, Houston, TX, visiting artist lecture, November 13
“Studio Conversations: Diana Al-Hadid and Gregory Volk.” Moore College of Art and Design, Philadelphia, PA, October 12
Visiting Faculty, “Installation Art.” Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY Fall semester
Visiting Critic, “MFA Fine Arts Workshop.” School of Visual Arts, New York, Fall semester
Massachusetts College of Art and Design, Boston, MA, visiting artist lecture, July 8
Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI, visiting artist lecture, May 1
Scripps College, Claremont, CA, visiting artist lecture, April 17
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, VA, gallery talk, March 23
Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA, visiting artist lecture, March 22
Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT, visiting artist, February 23 – 28
Visual Arts Center, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX, visiting artist lecture, January 23
2011 Nasher Sculpture Center, Dallas, TX, visiting artist lecture, October 29
Nevada Museum of Art, Reno, NV, participant, A + E Conference, September 29
Sotheby’s Institute of Art, New York, NY, visiting artist lecture, September 7
New York Studio School, New York, NY, visiting artist lecture, March 1
University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, visiting artist lecture, February 28
University of Oregon, Eugene, OR, visiting artist lecture, February 24
Kent State University, Kent, OH, Panelist “Art-Making in the 21st Century,” January 15
Kent State University, Kent, OH, Centennial Alumni Exhibition II: Distinguished Alumni Lecturer
2010 Williams College, Williamstown, MA,  visiting artist lecture
SUNY New Paltz , New Paltz, NY,  visiting artist lecture
Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA,  July 20
Artists Speak: Across History Series:  Diana Al-Hadid.  Art in General, New York, NY, May 19
Panel Discussion: Emergence of a New World: Collecting Contemporary Art in the Middle East, The Armory Show, New York, NY, March 4
2009 “Artists on Artists: Tala Madani by Diana Al-Hadid.” BOMB magazine, 109/ Fall 2009
University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, visiting artist lecture
Henry Street Settlement, New York, NY, visiting artist lecture
University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, visiting artist lecture
Pennsylvania State Univeristy, visiting artist lecture
2007 Kent State University, Kent, OH, Blossom Program visiting artist
Syracuse University, Sculpture Area Artist-in-Residence, Syracuse, NY
2006 DePauw University, Greencastle, IN, visiting artist lecture
University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN, visiting artist lecture
2005 SECAC Annual Conference presentation, Placeless Places and Mythological Landscapes, University of Arkansas, Little Rock, AR
St. Mary’s College of Maryland, St. Mary’s City MD, visiting artist lecture

Selected Collections

The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
The Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, VA
The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX
Weatherspoon Art Museum, The University of North Carolina at Greensboro
The C-Collection, Vaduz, Principality of Liechtenstein
The Judith Rothschild Foundation, New York, NY

NEWS

Exhibitions

Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, Barjeel Art Foundation, Maraya Art Centre, Tarīqah, February 21 - October 24, 2014
Columbus, OH Columbus College of Art and DesignDiana Al-Hadid, July 10 – October 11, 2014 (solo)
Washington D.C., L.A.N.D. (Los Angeles Nomadic Division), Alter/Abolish/Address, as part of 5×5:2014, a project of the D.C. Commission on the Arts and Humanities, September 4 – December 6, 2014
Dubai, UAE, The Farjam Foundation, #IN.TER.FER.EN.CE, September 14 – December 31, 2014
Columbus, OH, Pizzuti CollectionNOW-ism: Abstraction Today, September 6, 2014 – June 20, 2015
Vienna, Austria, SecessionThe Fates, opening September 10, on view September 11 – November 2, 2014 (solo)
(Upcoming) Cortland, NY, Dowd Gallery, SUNY CortlandDiana Al-Hadid, Wang Gongxin and Lin Tianmiao: Contemporary Transcendences, October 22 – December 10, 2014 (solo)
(Upcoming) New York, NY, Friedman Benda GalleryApocryphal Times, October 30 – December 13, 2014
(Upcoming) Los Angeles, CA OHWOW, April 11, 2015 (solo)

Recent Press

Palay, Xan and Mills James, “Contemporary Voices on Modern Masters: Picasso, Dubuffet, Giacometti”, The Wexner Center for the Arts, Fall 2014, video interview
Miller, Brian, “Diana Al-Hadid’s Balancing Act: Complex Sculptures Explore Space and Time”, arthopper.org, September 16, 2014
La Force, Thessaly, “Artist Diana Al-Hadid on Fate, Form, and Freud – and Her New Exhibition at the Secession in Vienna”, Vogue, September 10, 2014.
Cashdan, Marina, “Austria Bound”, Surface Magazine, Issue 111, September 2014
Mantey, Jackie. “Bold works by three prominent artists make up inviting show”The Columbus Dispatch, July 20, 2014
Maine, Stephan, “Diana Al-Hadid: Regarding Medardo Rosso”, ARTnews, April 2014
Agustsson, Sola, “Diana Al-Hadid: Regarding Medardo Rosso”, Whitewall.com, March 13, 2014
Small, Rachel. “Diana Al-Hadid’s Babylon“ Interview Magazine, February 6, 2014
Urkycki, Mark. “A former Canton resident makes a name for herself in the art world”WKSU – 89.7 Online. January 27, 2014. Accompanying radio interview.
Howorth, Claire, “States of Matter: On Display”The Wall Street Journal, January 25, 2014
Randall, Brent, “Diana Al-Hadid”Husk, Winter 2013 – 2014
Litt, Steven, “The Akron Art Museum salutes Diana Al-Hadid, a Kent State grad in search of art world success – on her own terms.” The Plain Dealer, cleveland.com, November 27, 2013
Perry, Dee. Interview with Diana Al-Hadid. “Harvey Webster, Diana Al-Hadid & ‘Sensory-Friendly Theater’”90.3 WCRN/NPR: The Sound of Applause, November 25, 2013. Radio
“Savannah College of Art and Design, Museum of Art: Diana Al-Hadid.” Sculpture, December 2013
“Diana Al-Hadid at the 55th Venice Biennale.” Artist to Artist, art21.org, October 18, 2013
Trigg, Sarah, Studio Life: Rituals, Collections, Tools, and Observations on the Artistic Process. pg 20-23. Princeton Architectural Press, 2013
Zabludowicz, Tiffany. “The Female Gaze.” W Magazine, August 16, 2013
Griffin, Jonathan, “Vitamin D2: New Perspectives in Drawing”, pg 18 -19, Phaidon, 2013.
Kinsella, Eileen. 50 Under 50: The Next Most Collectible Artists. Art + Auction, June, 2013.
Hicks, Cinque. “Diana Al-Hadid.” Artforum online, April, 2013
Eden, Xandra; Volk, Gregory. Diana Al-Hadid. Ostfildern, Germany: Hatje Cantz Verlag, 2013. (exhibition catalogue)
“Diana Al-Hadid’s Suspended Reality.” NewYorkCloseUp, art21.org, August 3, 2012
Amy, Michael, “Ghosts of Things: A Conversation with Diana Al-Hadid.” Sculpture, April 2013, 32, 3, pp.20-27 (cover story)
“GalleristNY: The 50-Artist Next Generation.” The Observer, February 2013
DeCwikiel-Kane, Dawn. “Artist Brings ‘Incredible’ Sculptures to UNCG.” News & Record, February 11, 2013

Lectures and Presentations

Dowd Gallery, SUNY Cortland, Cortland, NY, October 27th, 5pm, artist talk

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