Daniel Robinson studied at the Pacific Northwest College of Art, and later at Portland State University, where he earned his BA in Fine Art in 1991. Originally from Buffalo, New York, Robinson now lives and works in Fossil, Oregon. The first monograph of his work is titled In Oregon and was published in 2004 by Nazraeli Press, a publisher of books on the fine and applied arts. Robinson has been in numerous solo exhibitions since 1993. His work is in the permanent collections of the Hallie Ford Museum, Salem, OR, and the Wilbur James Collection, which is promised to Cape Ann Museum, Gloucester, MA.