Daniel Sander

Daniel Sander stands at podium in front of crowd in a golden lit room with a chandelier

MA Arts Politics Class of 2009

PhD Performance Studies, New York University
MA Performance Studies, New York University
BA Studio Art, Reed College


Daniel J Sander is Assistant Curator at the Leslie-Lohman Museum of Art. Recent projects include the exhibitions 'Haptic Tactics' (2018), the Leslie-Lohman Queer Theater & Performance Residency for Emerging Artists (2018-2020), 'Alex Schmidt: Group Fail Pony Play' (2018), 'Ben Ross Davis: Endosymbiosis' (2019), 'Arch' (2019), and a special issue of the journal 'Women & Performance' entitled 'Queer Circuits in Archival Times' (2018), based on a conference of the same name he co-organized in 2016. He has taught courses at New York University and Yale University and been a guest lecturer, critic, and/or reviewer at the Rhode Island School of Design, the International Center of Photography, Hunter College, University of Mississippi, New York University, Pratt Institute, Maple Terrace, Parsons School of Design, Bard College, and the Wassaic Project. He is a 2019-2020 Curatorial Mentor for CUE Art Foundation's Open Call.