Darren Houser


2006     University of Nebraska - Lincoln, BFA Studio Art

2010      Northern Illinois University, MFA Printmaking


2013       University of Minnesota, Duluth - Assistant Professor

2011        Midland College - Adjunct

2010       Elgin Community College - Adjunct 

2008      Northern Illinois University - Graduate Teaching Associate

Selected Exhibitions


  • 25th Parkside National Small Print Exhibition**, University of Wisconsin-Parkside Galleries, Kenosha, Wisconsin
  • 22nd Arts in Harmony 2017 Annual International Show**, Blaine City Hall, Blaine, Minnesota
  • Vis a Vis, Gallery 214, DeKalb, Illinois


  • Elate Memories, CON-temporary 6, Lavagna Italy
  • Color: Bold/Subtle International Juried**, Upstream People Gallery Online, Omaha, Nebraska
  • We The People, The ARC Gallery, Chicago, Illinois


  • What We Do, Tweed Museum of Art, Duluth, Minnesota
  • Vestiges, Prove Gallery, Duluth, Minnesota


  • Petshop Presents: Darren Houser*, Petshop Gallery, Omaha, Nebraska
  • Switching Costs, College of Fine Art and Design, University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates


  • New Visions*, Gallery 92 West, Fremont, Nebraska
  • Emotional Abstracts, ArtLoftPA, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Regarding the Third Dimension: Real or Imagined?, Bancroft Gallery, Cohasset, Massachusetts
  • Pressing Matters - National Juried Print Exhibition, Pacific Art League, Palo Alto, California


  • The Printmaking Show*, Freeport Art Museum, Freeport, Illinois
  • Brainstorm, Governors State University, University Park, Illinois
  • PLACE: Clemson National Print and Drawing, Clemson University, South Carolina


  • New World/Old Word: 2010 MAPC Juried Member Show**, St. Catherine University, St. Paul, Minnesota
  • MYTHOPOEIC*, 214 Gallery, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, Illinois
  • Translations: Art Inspired by the Written Word, The Victoria College, St. Victoria, Texas
  • Artist Portraits, Project Gallery, Marseille, France


*Solo or Three-person   |   **Award