Daniel G. Baird: murmur

Opening: Saturday, Jan 26, 2019 5 – 8 pm
Saturday, Jan 26 – Mar 9, 2019

1612 W. Chicago Ave
Chicago, IL 60622

PATRON is proud to present our second solo exhibition with Chicago based artist, Daniel G. Baird. The exhibition titled, murmur will open with a reception for the artist on January 26th, from 5-8PM, and will continue through March 9, 2019. 

DANIEL G. BAIRD (b. 1984, Edison NJ)  lives and works in Chicago, IL. Baird earned his MFA from the University of Illinois, Chicago, in 2011. In recent years his selected solo exhibitions include: of the water  (2018) at GRIMM Gallery, New York, NY; Field Station: Daniel G. Baird (2017) at Edythe Broad Art Museum, Michigan State University, MI; Thereof (2017) at Granite City Arts and Design District, St. Louis, MO; When (2016) at PATRON, Chicago, IL; Strata (2014) at Andrew Rafacz Gallery, Chicago; Has the World Already Been Made? x4 (2013) at Roots and Culture, Chicago; This New Ocean (2012) at Appendix Project Space, Portland, OR; Has the World Already Been Made? (2011) at Jan Van Eyck Academie, Maastricht, the Netherlands; and  Russell Leng and Daniel G. Baird (2011) at Hungryman Gallery, Chicago. His work has also been included in numerous group exhibitions, including Local Comfort (2018), LVL3, Chicago IL; Classic Beauty: 21st-Century Artists on Ancient [Greek] Form (2018), Providence College Galleries, Providence RI;  Bearable Lightness of Being (2017) at GRIMM, Amsterdam, NL; WheredoIendandyoubegin - On Secularity (2017), Göteborg International Biennial for Contemporary Art, Gothenberg, Sweden; HWBMx7 (2015) Harlan Levey Projects, Brussels; Habeas Corpus (2015) iMOCA, Indianapolis, IN; Real Things About Real Things (2015) at American Medium, New York; Has the World Already been Made? (2015) at Leeds University College of Art, Leeds, UK; GYRE: ALEX CHITTY AND DANIEL G. BAIRD (2015) at Land and Sea, Oakland; Ultra Deep-Field (2014) at Rockford Art Museum, Rockford, IL; There is a Screen (2014) at LVL3, Chicago, IL; Distant Images, Local Positions (2014) at the Elizabeth Foundation for the Arts, New York; and We Ghosts(2012) at Koh-iNoor, Copenhagen. Recently, Baird was Artist in Residence, Illinois State University, Normal, IL.