Born, raised, and still living in the Bronx, Daniel Hauben's lifelong artistic focus has been the landscape, especially the urban landscape. Hauben has had over thirty national and international solo exhibitions, including at the Bronx Museum and the American Embassy in Berlin. His MTA Arts for the Transit project, "The EL", was acknowledged in 2008 as one of 40 notable works of public art nationwide by Americans for the Arts. In 2012, he was commissioned to create a 22-painting portrait of The Bronx for the new Bronx Community College library. Corporate and public art collections include: The Museum of the City of New York, the New-York Historical Society, the Bronx Museum of the Arts, the Library of Congress, the White House, and the New York Public Library.