Danielle O'Steen

Graduate Assistant, Digital Humanities, Academic Year 2015-2016
office: 4205 Art/Sociology Building
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Danielle O’Steen is a doctoral candidate in the Department of Art History and Archaeology. Her area of research focuses on postwar and contemporary art, specifically the rise of nontraditional artist materials in the 1960s and 1970s. She received her master’s degree in Art History from George Washington University in 2011 and has worked in curatorial departments at the Baltimore Museum of Art, the National Portrait Gallery, and The Phillips Collection. As an independent curator and critic, she has organized exhibitions for Arlington Arts Center, the American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center, Flashpoint Gallery, and Gallery 102 at George Washington University. She has also contributed to publications such as The Washington Post and Art Papers, and was previously an editor at Art + Auction magazine. She received her bachelor’s degree in Art History and Philosophy from Colby College in 2003.