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, â€œLandscapes Through Time with David Dunlop,â€ for which he won an Emmy and a CINE Golden Eagle Award in 2009. â€œLandscapesâ€¦â€ is being shown internationally and returned to U.S. national television in 2013. A second series is in production. The series are 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 Connie Simmons/SimmonsArt.
David’s work has been reviewed extensively and he has been featured in The New York Times. Near to home, David has frequently been juried into the prestigious Art of the Northeast USA. At this competition, in 2007, David and his son Max Dunlop won the Revington Arthur Award, and in 2004, David won the Jens Risom Award. In 2000, New York City selected David to paint a fiberglass cow for the Cow Parade; it was one of the few selected to be auctioned.
Galleries and institutions have granted David solo shows since 1981. May 2015’s is â€œLuminous Harmonies,â€ Susan Powell Fine Art, Madison, CT, following March’s â€œNew Oils on Aluminum,â€ Adam Cave Fine Art, Raleigh, NC. Other 2015 shows are â€œFather & Son: Paintings by David Dunlop & Max Dunlop,â€ Watershed Gallery, Ridgefield, CT, and â€œWinter Warmer,â€ group show, The White Gallery, Lakeville, CT. 2014 began with solo show â€œTravels Through Atmosphere,â€ Susan Powell Fine Art; group shows were â€œlandscapes, landscapes, landscapes,â€ The White Gallery; â€œEbb & Flow,â€ The Drawing Room Art Gallery, Cos Cob, CT; â€œFrom Shore to Sail,â€ and â€œNew England Light & Seasons,â€ Susan Powell Fine Art, and â€œThe Language of Color,â€ Art3Gallery, Manchester, NH. 2013’s solo shows were â€œTime, Light & Motion,â€ Crossroads Art Center, Richmond, VA; â€œReturn to Gotham,â€ The White Gallery; â€œLight & Motion,â€ Susan Powell Fine Art, and â€œLight, Reflection, Translucence,â€ Adam Cave Fine Art. Other 2013 shows included â€œNature Dreams in Color,â€ Watershed Gallery, and â€œPaintings of OR Waters,â€ Attic Gallery, Portland, OR. 2012 shows were â€œNYC to CT Shore,â€ Susan Powell Fine Art; â€œSilvermining,â€ Arroyo, Santa Fe, NM; â€œLandscapesâ€¦,â€ The White Gallery; â€œLandscapes of OR,â€ Attic Gallery; and â€œTwo New England Painters,â€ Myers Gallery, Athens, GA. 2011’s shows were in Great Barrington, MA, Naples, FL, Raleigh, NC, Santa Fe, NM, and Madison, CT.
David A Dunlop
43 Cedar Road
Wilton, CT 06897