Born in Des Moines, Iowa; Dean Dass earned a BA from the University of Northern Iowa and an MFA from the Tyler School of Art at Temple University. He has exhibited in institutions including the Danville Museum of Fine Arts and History in North Carolina, Dolan/Maxwell Gallery in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Olson-Larsen Galleries in Des Moines, Iowa; Delaware Center for Contemporary Art, Brooklyn Museum of Art in New York, Virginia Museum in Richmond, the Print Club in Philadelphia, Sonoma State College in Rohnert Park, California; and the University of Hawaii. Dass has also received awards: the Annual Alumni Award from Tyler School of Art and the Meritorious Scholarship from the University of Northern Iowa.
November 16 1955
De Moines, IA