Artist Biography: Daniel Adel (b.1962) graduated from Dartmouth College in 1984 with a degree in Art History. He continued his studies at the National Academy of Design, and at the Hunter College MFA program in New York City. While developing his own work, his commissioned projects have been featured in the pages of The New Yorker, Vanity Fair, and The New York Times, among others. His work has also appeared on the covers of many magazines in the States and abroad, including The New York Times Sunday Magazine, Newsweek, and Time, for whom he painted the Man of the Year cover in 2004. He has also been commissioned to paint the Managing Editor of Time and the Editors-in-Chief of Der Spiegel and Vanity Fair.