David Lynch  (American, 1946) 

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David Lynch Biography
1946   Born in Missoula, Montana
1963 - 1964   Corcoran School of Art, Washington, D.C.
1964 - 1965   Boston Museum School, Boston, Massachusetts
1965 - 1967   Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
2001 Mulholland Drive
1999 The Straight Story
1997 Lost Highway
1995 Lumiere and Company
1992 Twin Peaks: Fire Walk With Me
1990 Wild at Heart
1989 Twin Peaks (pilot)
1988 The Cowboy and the Frenchman
1986 Blue Velvet
1984 Dune
1980 The Elephant Man
1976 Eraserhead
1974 The Amputee
1970 The Grandmother
1968 The Alphabet
1967 Six Men Getting Sick
  Television Credits
1992 Hotel Room
1991 On the Air
1990 American Chronicles
1989 Twin Peaks
  Advertising/Promotional Spots
1995 'Longing.' Promotional video for Japanese singer Yoshiki
1994 Sun Moon Stars. Ad for the Karl Lagerfeld fragrance
1993 Alka-Seltzer PLus. Ads
1993 Barilla Pasta. Ad
1993 'The Wall.' Ad for Adidas
1993 'Revealed.' Public service message for the American Cancer Society on Breast Cancer
1993 'The Institute of Life.' Jill Sander
1992 'Who is Gio.' Ad for giorgio Armani fragrance
1992 Opium. Ad for Yves Saint Laurent
1991 Dangerous. Promotion for Michael Jackson's Dangerous tour
1991 'Wicked Game.' Video for the Chris Isaak song featured in Wild at Heart
1991 Georgia Coffee. Four ads for Japanese TV, set in Twin Peaks and featuring characters from the TV show
1988 Obsession. Four ads for the Calvin Klein fragrance
Selected Exhibitions
2011   New Painting and Sculpture, William Griffin Gallery
2010   The Prints of David Lynch, Artame. Istanbul
2010   The Air is on Fire, GL Strand, Copenhagen, Denmark
2010   Crime and Punishment, from Goya to Picasso (Group Exhibition),Musée D’Orsay, Paris,
2010   Mönchehaus Museum, Goslar, Germany
2009   Galerie Karl Pfefferle, Munich, Germany
2009   Garage Center for Contemporary Culture, Moscow, Russia
2009   Cultural Foundation Ekaterina, Moscow, Russia
2009   David Lynch, Danger Mouse and Sparklehorse, Michael Kohn Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2009   Idem, Paris, France
2009   Galerie des Galeries, Paris, France
2009   New Paintings, GRIFFIN in cooperation with James Corcoran Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2009   Max Ernst Museum, Bruhl, Germany
2009   Ars Cameralis Culture Institution, Katowice, Poland
2008   Gallery Ammann, Locarno, Switzerland
2008   Scoula Romana di Fotografia, Rome, Italy
2008   Epson Kunstbetrieb, Dusseldorf, Germany
2007   La Triennale di Milano, Milan, Italy
2007   Galerie du Jour, Paris, France
2007   Galerie du Passage, Paris, France
2004   Atlas Sztuki, Lodz, Poland
2001   Printemps de Septembre, Toulouse, France
2001   Centre de Cultura de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
1997   Otsu Parco Gallery, Osaka, Japan
1997   Galerie Piltzer, Paris (solo)
1996   Artium, Fukuoka, Japan (solo)
1996   Namba City Hall, Osaka, Japan (solo)
1996   Park Tower Hall, Tokyo (solo)
1995   Painting Pavillion, Open Air Museum, Hakone, Japan (solo)
1995   Kohn/Turner Gallery, Los Angeles, California (solo)
1993   James Corcoran Gallery, Los Angeles, California (solo)
1992   Sala Parpallo, Valencia (solo)
1991   Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo (solo)
1990   No. 0 Gallery, Los Angeles, California (solo)
1990   Tavelli Gallery, Aspen, Colorado (solo)
1989   Leo Castelli Gallery, New York, New York (solo)
1989   James Corcoran Gallery, Los Angeles, California (solo)
1989   University of Hawaii, Honolulu
1987   Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts: Fellowship 1897-1987, 90th Anniversary Exhibition, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
1987   Rodger LaPelle Galleries, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (solo)
1987   James Corcoran Gallery, Los Angeles, California (solo)
1983   Puerto Vallarta, Mexico (solo)
1967   Vanderlip Gallery, Philadelphia, PA (solo)