David King- Visiting Artist LectureDate: Tuesday, October 29 Time: 5:00 pm Location: Binns Merrill Room 106C Sponsored by: Sculpture/Dimensional Studies
David King makes objects, installations, and drawings that address the transiency of perception. After earning an MFA from Tyler School of Art, King presented as an Emerging Artist at the 42nd Annual Glass Art Society Conference in Toledo, Ohio. He was awarded a fellowship at the Creative Glass Center of America at WheatonArts and has been an artist in residence at the Pilchuck Glass School, Sunderland University and Starworks glass lab. His work has been shown internationally and is currently part of the Corning Museum of Glass exhibition, New Glass Now. King is also a founding member of the artist collective, Flock the Optic, who combine glassblowing with interactive installation, sound manipulation and relational interventions. King is currently a Visiting Assistant Professor of Art at Centre College in Danville, KY where he lives with his cat, Ophelia.