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Donato (Danny) Pietrodangelo
Fine Art Photographer
Donato (Danny) Pietrodangelo was born in New York City and now lives in Tallahassee, Florida. Pietrodangelo, who received a Bachelor of Arts and Master of Science from Florida State University, studied photography from childhood under the direction of his father, a freelance photographer. In addition, he has pursued independent study on the history of color photography at the George Eastman House, International Museum of Photography.
Pietrodangelo’s photographs have been internationally exhibited, with extensive showings in the United States, including solo exhibitions in Miami - Grove House, Jacksonville Museum of Art, Maitland Art Center, Pensacola Art Museum, Tallahassee LeMoyne Center for the Visual Arts; galleries in Bar Harbor, Maine and Omaha, Nebraska; University of Massachusetts, Office of the Florida Secretary of State, Division of Cultural Affairs; the Haskell Gallery, Jacksonville and more.
He has been in group exhibitions in Scotland, the former Soviet Union and throughout the U.S. Pietrodangelo’s work has been awarded, honored and published.
He is a past recipient of an Individual Artist Fellowship from the Florida Fine Arts Council in conjunction with the National Endowment for the Arts. His work is included in the permanent collection of the Florida Capitol, AmeriSouth and in numerous private collections. In addition, Pietrodangelo’s work has been featured in various publications including Creative Camera (London), Exposure, Journal of the Society for Photographic Education (SPE), Modern Photography, Popular Photography, Sunday Woman, Caribbean Chronicles (Trinidad), Art Voices South, Florida Magazine, Florida Architect, Maine Life and others as well as other national and international publications.
He recently was awarded Best of Show in the American He recently was awarded Best of Show in the American Institute of Architects, Picture Tallahassee exhibition. He was also received an award from the National Association of Newspaper Columnist for a column - with photograph - about Haiti.
Pietrodangelo teaches photography at the Florida State University, Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI).
Exhibitions - Solo - Group (Juried)