Micah Danges, 2020 Finalist

Micah Danges’ work hovers between image and object, pushing the limit of what a photograph can be. He usesoptical distortions that create abstract scenes from everyday items and places, in a distinctive merging ofmaterials and process. His work has been shown in solo exhibitions at the Abington Arts Center, the Samuel S.Fleisher Art Memorial, Vox Populi Gallery and Marginal Utility (forthcoming, September 2020) and in group showsat High Tide, The Michener Art Museum, Rosenwald-Wolf Gallery, The Print Center and Fleisher/Ollman Gallery.Danges is a recipient of a 2012 Vermont Studio Center Fellowship, a 2013 Wind Challenge Grant from theSamuel S. Fleisher Art Memorial and was named a 2015 Fellow by The Pew Center for Arts and Heritage.