David Dunlop

David Dunlop is a modern-day old master whose luminous paintings 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, Delta Airlines, GE Capital Corporation, IBM, Mobil and more.David is the engaging host and writer of the 13-show national PBS television series, “Landscapes Through Time with David Dunlop,” for which he won an Emmy and a CINE Golden Eagle Award in 2009. In 2017, the second series was nominated for an Emmy. “Landscapes…” shows internationally and returned to U.S. national television in 2018.  Both series were directed by Connie Simmons and produced by SimmonsArt; the first was co-produced by Connecticut Public Television. David is also the instructor in a multi-DVD series on painting landscapes produced by SimmonsArt, blogs regularly, and has a following on YouTube - search “David Dunlop videos.”  Galleries and institutions have granted David solo shows since 1981. 2019’s first is upcoming at Susan Powell Fine Art, Madison, CT. 2018 concluded with “The World Around Us,” White Gallery, Lakeville, CT, following ”Rhythms of Nature” and  “Natural Rhythms,” Susan Powell Fine Art; “Rhythmic Transitions,” Drawing Room Gallery, Cos Cob, CT; and “David Dunlop,” Lily Pad Gallery West, Milwaukee, WI. 2017’s shows were “daviddunlop: the electric city,” White Gallery; after “Travels in Light,” Attic Gallery, Camus, WA; and “Travels in Light,” Susan Powell Fine Art. 2016 saw “David Dunlop Paints the Northeast Corner,” White Gallery, along with “Visual Journeys,” Drawing Room Gallery, and “Journeys into Light,” Susan Powell Fine Art. 2015’s were “Pathways of Illumination,” Drawing Room Gallery; “Moving Through Color & Space,” Attic Gallery, Portland, OR; “Luminous Harmonies,” Susan Powell Fine Art; “New Oils on Aluminum,” Adam Cave Fine Art, Raleigh, NC; plus David was the featured artist for CCNS, Rowayton, CT. Other 2015 shows were “Father & Son: Paintings by David Dunlop & Max Dunlop,” Watershed Gallery, Ridgefield, CT; and “David Dunlop/Max Dunlop,” and “Winter Warmer,” White Gallery.  2014 began with solo show “Travels Through Atmosphere,” Susan Powell Fine Art; other shows were “landscapes, landscapes, landscapes,” White Gallery; “Ebb & Flow,” Drawing Room Gallery; “From Shore to Sail,” and “New England Light & Seasons,” Susan Powell Fine Art; and “The Language of Color,” Art3Gallery, Manchester, NH.  David’s work has been reviewed extensively, in, e.g., Art New EnglandandThe New York Times. After being juried into the prestigious Art of the Northeast USA, David won the Jens Risom Award and David and his son Max Dunlop won the Revington Arthur Award.

Classes taught by David Dunlop

How to Paint a Really Good Landscape: Beginning to Intermediate
September 17 – December 10, 2019 · Meets: Tu · 09:30 AM – 12:30 PM

Investigations in Landscape: Representation to Abstraction: Intermediate & Advanced
September 17 – December 10, 2019 · Meets: Tu · 01:30 PM – 04:30 PM

Extend Your Reach: From Landscape to Abstraction
September 18 – December 18, 2019 · Meets: We · 01:30 PM – 04:30 PM

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