Danielle Whalen is a writer, editor, and photographer based in New York City. Born in Rhode Island, she moved to New York in 2007 to attend Eugene Lang College. In 2009, she began studies in the photography department at the School of Visual Arts, graduating in May 2013 with a BFA degree in Visual & Critical Studies. Currently, Danielle is the editorial assistant for Art+Auction magazine, where her writing frequently appears. She has also written for Modern Painters, Blouinartinfo.com, and SVA's Visual Arts Journal.