00001BIO IMAGEDanny Olda is an art critic, editor and independent curator based in Florida, USA. His writing has been featured in publications such as Hyperallergic, Artillery Magazine, Momus, Temporary Art Review, BurnAway, Daily Serving, Hi-Fructose Magazine, Beautiful/Decay, Eutopia, Art Radar, Creative Loafing and Sarasota Visual Art.

Danny was born in New York city in 1982.  His family moved to the Tampa/St.Petersburg area in Florida when he was about three years old.  Danny graduated from Clearwater High School in 2001 and shortly thereafter attended St. Petersburg College.  In 2004 he moved to California and attended the Academy of Art University San Francisco.  Danny married in 2006 and once again lives in Clearwater, Florida.




Xavier Cortada | 90N: North Pole Installations and Florida Is…, Gallery at Creative Pinellas, June 2018
Holy Salad, Tempus Projects, June 2017
Where the Grass is Green and the Girls are Pretty, Tempus Projects, Tampa, August 2015

Here and Now, State of the Arts Gallery, Sarasota, August 2015
(A) State of Florida, Alfstad& Contemporary, Sarasota, June 2015
Sharon Norwood: Split Ends, Kirk Ke Wang Art Space, Tampa, May 2015
Electronics Alive VIII, Scarfone/Hartley Gallery, Tampa, January 2015
Machine in the Ghost, Kirk Ke Wang Art Space, Tampa, October 2014
DRY, Tempus Projects, Tampa, September 2014
INFINITE SCROLL, Venture Compound, St. Petersburg, April 2014
Hypostasis, Box on 5th, Tampa, August 2012


Creative Pinellas – Editor May 2012 – Present
ART AT BAY, Editor, December 2011 – December 2015
Hi-Fructose Magazine – Contributor February 2013 – Present

Creative Loafing Tampa – Contributor March 2014 – Present
Beautiful/Decay – Junior Editor October 2012 – September 2013


Clearwater High School – 2001
St. Petersburg College – 2003
Academy of Art University, San Francisco – 2005