Lives and works in San Diego (United States).
Dana Washington is a multidisciplinary artist with works riffing on Blackness and urban aesthetics, gender-identity formation, memory, and surrealism.
Through filmmaking, portraiture, digital media, narrative storytelling and installation, Dana employs realism and imagining Black Utopian life responding to experience, dream visions, social-economic unrest and research. She also draws from Bebop music, religion, and avant garde cinema to produce immersive work for spectators. Dana Washington graduated from California State University, Long Beach with à Bachelor of Arts in English; an emphasis in Rhetoric and Composition. dana is continuing her practice and research as a Master of Fine Arts in Visual Arts candidate at the University of California, San Diego.