b. 1976 Manila, Philippines
2005 MFA, Studio Art, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC.
1999 BFA, Studio Art, The Cooper Union School of Art, New York, NY.
Studies in Film and Critical Theory, The New School, New York, NY.
1994 Studies in Fine Art, Minneapolis College of Art and Design, Minneapolis, MN.
2006 Dominion Hotel Goes on Vacation in a Daydream, Lobby Gallery, Vancouver, BC.
2003 New Works, Zeitgeist, Seattle, WA.
2001 Pieces, SW China Normal University, Chongqing, China.
2008 The Digital View, 6.20, Arti et Amicitiae, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
2006 Way Crafty, Blanket Gallery, Vancouver, BC.
2005 Horses for Courses, Helen and Morris Belkin Gallery, Vancouver, BC.
This Experiment, Butchershop Gallery, Vancouver, BC.
2004 Lucky 13, Belkin Satellite, Vancouver, BC.
2003 Specimen, SOIL Gallery, Seattle, WA.
Second Sight, Color Graphics, Seattle, WA.
2000 Paradise, Diamond Gallery, St. Paul, MN.
1999 Peculiar Pageantry: A Questionable Episode, Houghton Gallery, NY, NY.
Superfantastic #6, Baltimore, MD.
1998 Junge Kunstlerinnen, Das Verborgene Museum, Berlin, Germany.
1997 She Show, Cooper Union, New York, NY.
2003 Graduate Entrance Fellowship, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC.
2001 Jerome Foundation Fellowship, Jerome Foundation, St. Paul, MN.
1999 Ethel Cram Memorial Prize, Cooper Union, New York, NY.
1997 Cooper Union Full Tuition Scholarship, New York, NY.
1994 Minneapolis College of Art and Design Merit Scholarship, Minneapolis, MN.
1993 Minnesota Post-Secondary Enrollment Options Full Tuition Scholarship.
2007 Pulp: Mystery, Romance, True Adventure, Eleanor Harwood Gallery, San Francisco, CA.
2003 Specimen: Investigating Nature, group exhibition, SOIL Gallery, Seattle, WA.
1999 Peculiar Pageantry: A Questionable Episode, group exhibition, Houghton Gallery, NY, NY.
2005-Present Founding Editor, Article: Art and the Imaginative Promise, www.articlejournal.net.
2008-9 Artist-in-Residence, Spotted Bird B&B, Gila, NM.
2003 Artist-in-Residence, The Children's Museum, Seattle, WA.
2002 Guest Lecturer, Southwest China Normal University, Chongqing, China.
2001 Artist-in-Residence, Saint John's University, Collegeville, MN.
REVIEWS AND PUBLICATIONS:
2008 Daria Tavoularis. "Tree of Influence," Article: Art and the Imaginative Promise, Issue #4.
2007 Daria Tavoularis. “Poem and Picture,” Drawing and Poetry Collaboration with Cecily Iddings, Article: Art and the Imaginative Promise, Issue #2, p 14.
2006 Daria Tavoularis. “A Case for the Preservation of Hippie Embroidery,” Article: Art and the Imaginative Promise, Issue #1, p 13.
2005 Kim Bennett. “I Went for a Walk in Daria Park,” Horses for Courses exhibition catalog, November.
Regina Hackett. “Investigating Nature,” SOIL Artist-Run Gallery 1995>2005.2004
Carla Gillis. “My Digs,” Westender, June 24-30, p 43.
Samantha Young. “Lucky 13,” ThreeSixtySeven, February.
2003 Regina Hackett. “Nature Becomes Artificial in the Hands of Artists at Soil,” Seattle Post-Intelligencer, Nov 14, What’s Happening supplement, p 18.
David Stoesz. Weekly Pick, Seattle Weekly, Vol 28:7, Feb 26-Mar 4, p 69.
Alex Muse. Second Sight exhibition catalog, January.
2001 Chongqing Daily, Dec 8, front page.
1998 “My Surreal Everyday,” Ticket Weekly Cultural Magazine, August.
Christa Wendenburg. “Girlies and Touries,” Berliner Morgenpost, August 11, p 25.
“Young Artists from New York at the Verborgene Museum,” Zitty, August, p 57.