• Reverse Exodus by Daniel Embree, 8" x 5" artist's book. 2014.

Art of the Book: Postponed

The opening reception for the Art of the Book at Dana Hall Gallery in Wellesley, MA has been postponed due to the impending storm. Details TBA.

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Art of the Book at Dana Hall School

Curated by Peter Madden February 10 РMarch 14, 2014 Dana Art Gallery Dana Hall School 45 Dana Road, Wellesley, MA

  • Installation at Supernova Performance Art Festival in Rosslyn, VA, June 9, 2013.

Paradise and Dislocation

Dominican Platform of Performance Fourth International Festival of Action Art and Interventions February 21 – 28, 2014 Santo Domingo and Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic

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Encuentro 2014

Hemispheric Institute of Performance and Politics June 21-28, 2014 Concordia University Montreal, Canada

  • Stacks by Daniel Embree, 14" x 18" etching, 2013.


Between December 20 – February 20 Newton Center Starbucks

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Ordain Women

This past weekend a group of 200 women requested entrance to the LDS General Priesthood Conference in Salt Lake City. They were told they couldn’t attend the meeting, which is open to Mormons and nonMormons, because it was for men […]

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  • Photo by Ryan Hawk.

New Work: Seer Stone

I am currently developing a performance piece in which I look into a stone, wait until an image or idea comes to my mind, and then describe what I see to a scribe. I don't feel resolved about the piece [...]
  • Installation at Supernova Performance Art Festival in Rosslyn, VA, June 9, 2013.

Supernova: Initial Reactions

I had a wonderful time at the Supernova Performance Art Festival in Rosslyn, VA this past weekend. It inspired me, affirmed my practice, and gave me new friends and new things to think about. I owe the festival a huge […]

  • Sample spread from "Secret Acts." Design by Daniel Embree.

Secret Acts: Exhibition Catalog

It’s not to late to view or order the exhibition catalog, Secret Acts. Secret Acts features four artists who turn private acts into public narrative, examining reality/fiction, ritual/restitution and past/present. This 52 page, full color catalog includes works from the […]

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Blessing on Vimeo

Blessing is a work by Boston artist Daniel Embree, who uses text, image, and action to tell personal and larger narratives. He creates poetic gestures that appropriate elements of Mormon rites and queer performance art in an effort to reconcile […]

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