David Dunlop, our Living Art award honoree is a modern-day old master whose luminous landscapes draw from both Renaissance techniques and contemporary science. His paintings have been shown internationally and are held in the collections of major corporations including Aetna Insurance, Citibank, Colgate Palmolive, Delta Airlines, GE Capital Corporation, IBM, Mobil and more.
Artist, lecturer and teacher David is the engaging host and Emmy Award-winning writer of the PBS television series Landscapes Through Time with David Dunlop, The Series was awarded a Daytime Emmy for Outstanding Writing and a CINE Golden Eagle Award for excellence in television production.
He is an accomplished fine artist and an exceptionally well-regarded art educator. He has been a Silvermine faculty member for over 20 years and lectured at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. He also conducts workshops in the U.S., Italy, France and Japan.
David’s reputation, as a painter who combines artistic skill, knowledge and enthusiasm, prompted The Metropolitan Museum of Art to invite him to lecture on 4000 years of landscape painting.
He has been a visiting artist/lecturer at multiple institutions, including the Montclair Art Museum, Montclair, NJ; New Britain Museum of American Art, New Britain, CT; Caramoor Museum of Art, Katonah, NY; Shelburne Museum, Shelburne, VT; and Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum, Tucson, AZ.