Daniel Maidman, Manou, From Behind, 2018, pencil on paper, 15 x11 inches
Brooklyn-based artist Daniel Maidman is best known for his vivid depiction of the figure. His work has been exhibited in group and solo shows in New York City and across the U.S., including at the Wausau Museum of Contemporary Art and the Alden B. Dow Museum of Science and Art. His drawings and paintings are included in many private and public collections, including those of the Library of Congress, the New Britain Museum of American Art, and the Long Beach Museum of Art.
Maidman’s art and writing on art have been featured in The Huffington Post, PoetsArtists, ARTnews, Beautiful/Bizarre, Forbes, W, Juxtapoz, Hyperallergic, International Artist, American Art Collector, D/Railed, Whitehot and Manifest. He is a repeat guest critic at the New York Academy of Art, and a consultant on Flesh Out, a forthcoming Hollywood biopic of Thomas Eakins. His two books, Daniel Maidman: Nudes and Theseus: Vincent Desiderio on Art, have been published by Griffith Moon Publishing.