Dana Bassett - Red Bull Arts Detroit

Dana Bassett

Writing Fellow

Dana Bassett has been described as a writer, producer, problem solver, logistical coordinator, fundraiser, shapeshifter, talker, listener and a sensitive, yet demanding, soul. Born in Miami Florida to a Jewish NY transplant and a West Virginian Arab, Dana currently lives in a converted former funeral home in the Pilsen neighborhood of Chicago with her husband, sister, their fish and her sister’s cat, Norbu. She has worked with up-and-coming arts organizations such as The Artists’ Cooperative Residency and Exhibitions Project (ACRE), Borscht Film Festival, and Bad at Sports. Her writing has been published in outlets such as Hyperallergic, The Miami Rail and The Seen.

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