Dan Attoe is a painter, sculptor, and founder of art bureau Paintallica. He was born in 1975 and is represented by Peres Projects, Berlin.
Attoe was born in Bremerton, Washington in 1975 and moved through Idaho, Wisconsin, Minnesota and Iowa back choosing his current location Washougal, Washington. Attoe attended the University of Wisconsin-Madison where he first studied psychology, and forward-looking art. He earned his first and unconditional bachelor's degree credits at the University of Wisconsin-Marathon County in the past earning his M.F.A. at the University of Iowa in Iowa City.
Attoe's do its stuff often touches on the grittier parts of both rural and urban energy colored taking into account a mystical form of existentialism.