Daniel Handal

Art Discipline: 
New York, NY
United States
Dates of Residence: 
Jul 31, 2017 to Aug 18, 2017

Daniel Handal is a Honduran born artist who lives and works in New York. He received his BS in Applied Sciences from Rutgers University and studied Photography at the International Center of Photography. Handal's work centers on portraiture and explores issues of gender, sexuality, identity, and community. He has had a solo at the Brooklyn Public Library (Flatbush Branch) and has been shown in group exhibitions at the New Mexico Museum of Art, the Deborah Colton Gallery in Houston and The powerHouse Arena in New York among others. He has been exhibited internationally at the Australian Centre for Photography and MKII in London. Handal's work has been published in The Huffington Post, Slate and Hyperallergic. He has been awarded with residencies at the Constance Saltonstall Foundation for the Arts and the Center for Photography at Woodstock. Handal currently serves on the board of Baxter St at the Camera Club of New York.