Ian Daniel: @ianjamesdaniel
Ian Daniel is a producer, filmmaker, writer and curator in NY. Ian Daniel is the Co-host and Executive Producer of the Emmy-nominated television show GAYCATION on VICLEAND, where he and actress Ellen Page explore LGBTQ culture around the world. He is currently directing and producing several documentary film/TV projects. He is also Creative Director of The Hakawati Project a collaboration with The Sundance Institute that brings together international cinema artists and refugee youth from Syria and other conflict zones. Daniel began his journalism career as an Associate Producer and intern at TODAY on NBC.
Daniel is also the former Director of Artistic Programs at The Civilians, a theater company in NYC that derives their work from intensive investigations into today’s vital questions, on topics such as crime in the US, LGBTQ issues, the porn industry, and the Women’s Prison in Bogota Colombia.
As a curator, he has organized several exhibits and multimedia events at Eyebeam Art and Technology Center, Exit Art, LaMaMa Gallery, Storefront Bushwick, and the Waterpod Project in NYC and Brooklyn.