nick dantona fine art photography





Curriculum Vitae

Permanent Collections
Tennessee State Museum
Creative Arts Agency
Pinnacle Bank
Regions Bank
Cumberland Heights Foundation
The Indigo Hotel/Nashville

Pollux Award First Prize
World-Wide Photography Gala Awards, August 2011
Curator: Larry Padget - Founder/Center for Fine Art Photography

Pollux Award Third Prize
World-Wide Photography Gala Awards, August 2011
Curator: Larry Padget - Founder/Center for Fine Art Photography

International Color Awards
Masters Cup - Nominee

Worldwide Photography Gala
Dominant Color Exhibit - Finalist

Best in Show
Art of Photography Today 2
Camera Obscura Gallery (Denver)

The Jacob Riis Award 2010- Finalist
World Wide Photo Gala

The Oxford American - September 2014
L'Oeil de la Photographie - September 2014
South x Southeast Magazine - September 2014
Nashville Arts Magazine - December 2012 issue
Nashville Arts Magazine - January 2012 issue
Palm Springs Life - June 2011 Issue
ShutterBug May 2008 Issue

Selected Exhibitions:
20 Collaborations
Nashville, TN
Juror: Britt Stadig
September 7 - December 1 2018

SouthxSoutheast: Portraits
Molena, GA
Juror: Elizabeth Avedon
November 11-December 15 2017

Slow Exposures: The Rural South
Zebulon GA
Jurors: Jerry Atnip & John Bennett
Sept. 17-20 2015

Slow Exposures: The Rural South
Zebulon GA
Jurors: Alexa Dilworth/Center for Documentary Studies-Duke University
Aline Smithson/Publisher Lenscratch
Sept. 19-28th 2014

The Arts Company
Nashville TN
How the West Was One Exhibit
Juror: Anne Brown Ph D
March 1 - April 2 2014

Gallery One
Nashville, TN
The Light Photo Exhibition
Jurors: Elizabeth Avedon, William & Jennifer Frist
June 21- August 1 2013

Alfred Williams Gallery
Nashville, TN
Shadow Hour Exhibit
Juror: Sera Davis
November 1st - January 15th 2013

The Arts Company
Nashville, TN
Southern Light Exhibit
Gallerist: Anne Brown
January 7- February 23 2012

1st Gallery
Palm Springs, CA
Earth Through a Lens
Jurors: Colin Westerbeck/Director California Museum of Photography
Pulitzer Prize Winner Jack Dykinga
March 15 - April 11, 2011

Camera Obscura Gallery
Denver, CO
The Art of Photography Today 2
Juror: Hal Gould
December 10 - February 11, 2011

Delta Center for the Arts/LH Horton Jr. Gallery
Stockton, CA
Contrasting Landscapes
Juror: Carol McCusker Ph.D
November 18 - December 16 2010

Target Gallery @ The Torpedo Factory
Alexandria, VA
5x5: Small Works in Photography
Juror: Kathleen Ewing/Exec. Dir. Assoc. of Int'l Photography Art Dealers
November 6 - November 21 2010

eSpaces Gallery
Belle Meade, TN
An Intimate Look at the South
Juror: Jerry Atnip
October 15 - December 31 2010

The Light Factory  Contemporary Museum of Photography and Film
Third Juried Annuale
Juror: Alex Nyerges
Director/Virginia Museum of Fine Arts
Apr. 19th - Aug. 15th  2010

PhotoSpiva 2010 Exhibition
Gearge A. Spiva Center for the Arts /Joplin, MO
Juror: Deborah Klochco
Director/ Museum of Photographic Arts/San Diego
March 6th - April 25th 2010

Harpeth River Watershed Association Exhibition
Terrazzo/  Nashville, TN
Juror: John Guider
March 6th - March 13th 2010

The Tennesse State Museum: Nashville TN
Historic event- The People’s House: A Temple of Democracy,
150th Anniversary of the Volunteer State Capitol
Executive Director of the State Museum:Lois Riggins-Ezzell
Curator & Development Director Tennesse State Museum: Reneé White
April 1 - Aug. 9, 2009

The Center for Fine Art Photography: Ft. Collins, CO
Juried Exhibition: Perspective
Juror: Paula Tognarelli
Executive Director/Curator Griffin Museum of Photography
March 20th 2009

The Deborah Martin Gallery: Los Angeles, CA
Juried Exhibition: Imagine
Juror: Susan Burnstine
March 12th 2009

The Center for Fine Art Photography: Ft. Collins, CO
Juried Exhibition: Negative Space
Juror: Brooks Jensen
Founder of LensWork Magazine
Jan. 9th 2009

Yeiser Art Center, Paducah, KY
Juried Exhibition: BLUE 
Juror: Randy Simmons
October 4, 2008

Atlanta Photography Group's
Juried Exhibition: On the Edge- July 11, 2008
Juror: Alan Avery
President of the Atlanta Gallery Association

Atlanta Photography Group's
Juried Exhibition : In Your Dreams
Juror: Naomi Silva Owner of Naomi Silva Gallery Atlanta
May 2, 2008