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Dan Dailey

American, born 1947


1969                      B.F.A., Philadelphia College of Art


Public Collections


92nd Street Y, New York, NY

Boca Raton Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, PA

Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, PA

Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati, OH

Connecticut Appellate Court, Hartford, CT

Corning Museum of glass, Corning, NY

Currier Museum of Art, Manchester, NH

Darmstadt Museum, Darmstadt, W. Germany

Dayton Art Institute, Dayton, OH

The Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit, MI

The Fuller Museum of Art, Brockton, MA

Greatest Bar on Earth, Windows on the World Corp, One World Trade Center Tower, New York, NY*

Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

High Museum of Art, Atlanta, GA

Hunter Museum of American Art, Chattanooga, TN

Huntington Museum of Art, Huntington, WV

Illinois State University Galleries, Normal, IL

Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indianapolis, IN

The JP Morgan Chase Collection, New York, NY

Johnson-Horsfall Laboratory, New Haven, CT

Kestner Museum, Hannover, W. Germany

LA County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA

Les Archives de la Cristallerie Daum, Nancy and Paris, France

Lowe Art Museum, University of Miami, FL

Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN

Milwaukee Museum of Art, Milwaukee, WI

Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC

The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY

Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, New York, NY

Morris Museum, Morristown, NJ

Musee des Arts Decoratifs, Louvre, Paris, France

Musee de Designe et d’arts Appliques Contemporains, Lausanne, Swtizerland

Museum of American Glass, Millville, NJ

Museum of Arts and Design, New York, NY

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA

Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX

National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia

National Museum of Modern Art, Kyoto, Japan

Northern Essex County Courthouse, Newburyport, MA

The Pilchuck Glass Collection at City Centre and US Bank Centre, Seattle, WA

Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA

Providence Performing Arts Center, Providence, RI

Racine Art Museum, Racine, WI

Renwick Gallery, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, DC

Rockefeller Center Corp., New York NY

Royal Ontario Museum, Toronto, Ontario

The Speed Art Museum, Louisville, KY

Toledo Museum of Art, Toledo, OH

Town of Vail, CO

Toyama Institute of Glass, Toyama City, Japan

Visions, New York, NY

Yokohama Museum, Japan

*Destroyed on September 11, 2001


Recent One-Person Exhibitions


2010                   Imago Galleries, Palm Desert, CA

2009                  Habatat Galleries, West Palm Beach, FL

2009                  Habatat Galleries, Tyson’s Corner, VA

2008                  Leo Kaplan Modern, New York, NY

2008                  Imago Galleries, Palm Desert, CA

2007                  Leo Kaplan Modern, New York, NY

2007                  Habatat Galleries, Boca Raton, FL

2007                  Hawk Galleries, Columbus, OH

2006                  Leo Kaplan Modern, New York, NY

2006                  Imago Galleries, Palm Desert, CA

2005                  Hawk Galleries, Columbus, OH

2005                  Leo Kaplan Modern, New York, NY

2005                  Habatat Galleries, Boca Raton, FL

2004                  Leo Kaplan Modern, New York, NY

2004                  Jenkins Johnson Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2003                  Habatat Galleries, Boca Raton, FL

2003                  Leo Kaplan Modern, NY

2003                  Imago Galleries, Palm Desert, CA

2002                  Leo Kaplan Modern, New York, NY

2002                  Habatat Galleries, Royal Oak, MI

2001                  Leo Kaplan Modern, New York, NY

2001                  Habatat Galleries, Boca Raton, FL

2001                  South Shore Art Center, Cohasset MA (Dailey/MacNeil Archival Selectionis)

2001                  Riley Hawk Galleries, Columbus, OH



2007                  Silver Star Alumni Award, The University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA

2001                  The President’s Distinguished Artist Award, The University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA

2001                  Art of Liberty Award, National Liberty Museum

2001                  Master of the Medium Award, James Renwick Alliance

2000                  Libensky Award, Chateau Ste. Michelle Vineyards & Winery

1998                  Fellow of the American Craft Council, ACC College of Fellows

1998                  Outstanding Achievement in Glass, UrbanGlass

1998                  Honorary Lifetime Membership Award, Glass Arts Society

1989                  Masters Fellowship, Creative Glass Center of America

1980                  Massachusetts Council on the Arts Fellowship-Glass

1979                  National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship—Glass

1975-1980                  Fellowship at the MIT Center for Advanced Visual Studies, Cambridge, MA

1972-1973                  Fulbright Hayes Fellowship, Venice, Italy

1970-1972                  Graduate Teaching Fellowship, Rhode Island School of Design, Providene, RI

Professional Experience


2009-Present               Professor/Lecturer at Massachusetts College of Art, Boston MA

2008-2009                  Consultant, The Artists Project, Steuben Glass, Corning, NY

1985-2009                  Professor, Glass Program, Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, MA

1974-1985                  Founder and Head of Glass Program, Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, MA

2002-Present              Advisory Council, Urban Glass, Brooklyn, NY

2000-Present              Board of Governors, Museum of Art & Design, New York, NY

1988-Present              National Advisory Board, The University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA

1976-Present              Independent Artist/Designer, Cristallierie Daum, Paris and Nancy, France

1998                               Invited Artist, Waterford Crystal, Kilbarry, Waterford, Ireland

1994-1998                  Selection Committee for Creative Glass Center of America fellowships

1990-1993                  Honorary Board, The Renwick Alliance, Smithsonian Institute, Washington, D.C.

1983-1992                  Board of Trustees, Haystack Mountain School of Crafts, Deer Isle, ME

1979-1988                  Advisor, New York Experimental Glass Workshop, NY

1984-1985                  Designer, Fenton Art Glass Col, Williamstown, WV

                                          Designer, Steuben Glass, New York, NY

1984                               Designer, Herman Miller Co., Zeeland, MI

1980-1982                  President Glass Art Society

1978-1982                  Board of Directors, Glass Art Society

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