David Driskell

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David Driskell the Artist

David Driskell David Driskell studied art at Howard University and received a Master of Fine Arts degree from the Catholic University of America. He has taught art for more than 40 years and has served as a visiting art professor at numerous institutions nationally and internationally. His art has been exhibited throughout the United States, in Europe and in Africa. Driskell has worked in a variety of materials and styles. In addition to painting and collage, his primary media, he works in printmaking, drawing, and sculpture.

ONE PERSON EXHIBITIONS (partial listing)

West Gallery, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland, 1998

Bomani Gallery, San Francisco, California, 1993 and 1997

In The Gallery, Nashville, Tennessee, 1997

Southern University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, 1996

Cleveland Community College, Shelby, North Carolina, 1993

Midtown Payson Galleries, New York City, 1993

Sherry Washington Gallery, Detroit, Michigan, 1995 and 1992

Colby College Museum of Art, Waterville, Maine, 1989

Amelia Wallace Gallery, SUNY, College at Old Westbury, New York, 1989

Fisk University Museum, Nashville, Tennessee, 1987

Goodwin Art Gallery, Talladega, Alabama, 1987

Johnson Gallery, North Carolina State University, North Carolina., 1981

Middlebury College, Middlebury, Vermont, 1981

University of Maryland Art Gallery, College Park, Maryland, 1980

Foundry Gallery, Washington, D.C., 1980

Collectors Gallery New York, New York City, 1980

Bowdoin College Museum of Art, Brunswick, Maine, 1973

Tennessee Fine Arts Center, Nashville, Tennessee, 1968

Carl Van Vechten Art Gallery, Fisk University, Nashville, Tennessee, 1966

Barnett Aden Gallery, Washington, D.C., 1961 and 1957

Savery Art Gallery, Talladega, Alabama, 1956

GROUP SHOWS (partial listing)

American Academy of Arts and Letters

Arkansas Fine Arts Center

Baltimore Museum of Art

Birmingham Museum of Art

Bowdoin College Museum

Bomani Gallery, San Francisco, California

Brooks Memorial Gallery

California Afro-American Museum

Carver Museum, Tuskegee, Alabama

Colby College Museum, Maine

Columbus Museum of Fine Arts, Ohio

Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.

Chrysler Museum, Norfolk, Virginia

Dulin Art Gallery, Knoxville, Tennessee

D.C. Moore Gallery, New York

High Museum of Art, Atlanta, Georgia

Anacostia Museum, Washington, D.C.

Hood Museum, Hanover, New Hampshire

Howard University Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.

L.B.J. Memorial Library Museum, Austin, Texas

Louisville Arts Workshop, Kentucky

Maine State Museum, Augusta, Maine

National Museum, Santiago, Chile

Oakland Museum of Art, California

Portland Museum of Art, Maine

San Diego Fine Arts Gallery

Sherry Washington Gallery, Detroit, Michigan

Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C.

Studio Museum of Harlem, New York

Tera Museum, Chicago, Illinois

The White House, Washington, D.C.

Treet Gallery, Bates College, Lewiston, Maine

University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland

Whitney Museum of American Art, New York City


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