Dan Tague

MEMBER SINCE 2019 Statement
New Orleans artist Dan Tague creates thoughtful and often political photographs of found materials arranged in skillful compositions. His methodical way by flipping imagery and transforming materials produces engaging commentary on our shared social mores.

Dan Tague is an artist and curator based in New Orleans. Exhibiting both nationally and internationally, his work has been recognized with awards from The Joan Mitchell Foundation, Pollock Krasner Foundation, Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, Santa Fe Art Institute, and the La Napoule Art Foundation in France. Past exhibitions of Tague’s work have included the Prospect.2 New Orleans triennial; Paris Photo Expo; The Soap Factory, Minneapolis; Weisman Museum of Art, Malibu, CA; Bienal Internacional de Asunción, Paraguay; Ballroom Marfa, Texas; Bienal de Curitiba, Brazil; and Photo House, Brussels.  His work also appears in numerous public and private collections including the Whitney Museum of American Art, the New Orleans Museum of Art, The Frederick R. Weisman Art Foundation, West Collection of Contemporary Art, and the Speed Museum of Art.  He is a co-founder of the Good Children Gallery in New Orleans and holds an MFA from the University of New Orleans.