D- TAG

D- TAG

New Orleans, LA, United States

About D- TAG

New Orleans artist D-TAG is well known for thoughtful and often political portraits of folded paper currency creating visual riddles and social commentary.

His work has been featured in The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The New Yorker, Neon Magazine (Munich), Mondo Magazine (Venezuela), Frieze Magazine, Utne Reader, Inside Art, The Times-Picayune, The Washington Post, The Austin Chronicle, UK Daily Mail, and was included in the acclaimed book “For Which It Stands: Americana in Contemporary Art,” curated by Carla Sakamoto.

Exhibitions

SELECTED PUBLIC COLLECTIONS
Whitney Museum of Art
New Orleans Museum of Art
The Speed Museum of Art
Luciano Benetton Collection
Frederick R. Weisman Foundation
West Collection
Ogden Museum of Southern Art
J House

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2018
Follow The Money, Manifest Creative Research Gallery and Drawing Center, Cincinnati OH

2017
Antipodas - Diverso e Reverse, International Biennial of Curitiba, Curitiba, Brazil
D-TAG, Photo House, Brussels

2016
Burn Baby Burn, JLS Gallery, Valle de Bravo, MX
Stop The Madness, Opera Gallery Monaco

2015
First Cry of Liberty, Asuncion Biennial, Paraguay
Make Love Not War, Mouche Gallery, Hollywood CA
All We Need Is Love, Gallerie Art Cube, Paris, France

2014
American Icons, Opera Gallery, Monaco
Live Free or Die, Kendall College of Art and Design, Grand Rapids MI

2011
The Kids are Alright, Civilian Art Projects, Washington DC

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2018
Art Cash: Money In Print, Robert and Karen Hoehn Family Galleries, University of San Diego
Into Action, Task Force, Los Angeles CA

2017
Convergence, Art Photo Expo, Le Royal Monceau Hotel, Paris FR
El Arte De Ayudar A México, Jumex Museum, Mexico City MX
Art & Currency, La Colombe d'Or Gallery, Houston TX
The Contemporaries, Parlor Gallery, Asbury Park, NJ2017
Magic in the Mundane, Feature Shoot, online gallery

2016
On Democracy, Curated by Claartje van Dijk, Newspace Center for Photography, Portland OR
Paper, Ogden Museum for Southern Art, New Orleans
Social Justice: It Happens to One It happens to All, St. Mary's College Museum of Art, Moraga CA
Truth To Power, Rock The Vote, National Democratic Convention, Philadelphia

2015
Material, Duplex 100m2, Sarajevo, Bosnia And Herzegovina
60 Americans, Elga Wimmer Gallery, New York NY
Manifest: Justice, Manifest Justice, Los Angeles CA
Pulp Fictions, Dieu Donne, New York NY
Guardians Of The Almighty Dollar, Art Fields, Lake City SC

2014

Imago Mundi: Reparation, New Orleans Museum of Art, New Orleans LA

2013
Love Me Tender, Bellevue Arts Museum, Bellevue WA
Under The Influence of Fashion and Finance, Carnegie Art Museum, Oxnard CA

2012
Shared Southern Stories, Emily Amy Gallery, Atlanta
Recent Acquisitions, The West Collection, Philadelphia
Me The People, Good Children Gallery, New Orleans

2011
Cashing Out, Kala Art Institute, Berkeley CA
Currency: Means of Exchange, Artlab at University of Alabama at Birmingham

2010
Inspired by Fashion and Finance, Frederick R. Weisman Museum of Art, Pepperdine University, Malibu CA
The Things You Own End Up Owning You, Good Children Gallery, New Orleans
Frenchmen, Desire, Good Children, Lambent Foundation, New York NY