Dan Wood

Dan Wood is an artist and printer living in Providence, Rhode Island. After a brief stint studying history at McGill University in Montreal, he received a Bachelors of Fine Arts from the Rhode Island School of Design in 1994. He has continued his education in printing ever since, learning the crafts of offset lithographic and letterpress printing in commercial printshops from Washington, D.C. to Providence, Rhode Island. He is presently immersed in his work in letterpress printing, establishing Garbaszawa Press in 1994, and re-inaugurating it as DWRI Letterpress in 2004 to work collaboratively with other artists and designers. He has shown his own work nationally and internationally, and is represented in private and public collections, including the print collections of the New York Public Library and the RISD Museum of Art.

Academic research/ areas of interest

Dan Wood has a longstanding interest in toilets, printing, and politics. It is rare that these three interests collide, but when they do, watch out!