David Rich was born in Chicago, and studied at Kansas City ArtInstitute (BFA), University of Oregon (MFA), New York Studio School ParisSession, and Skowhegan. He is a widely exhibited artist both at home andabroad. Solo exhibitions include Galerie Elizabeth, Chicago, 1979; DollyFiterman Gallery, Minneapolis, 1985, 1992, and 1998; Franz Bader Gallery,Washington DC, 1986; Satori Fine Art, Chicago, 1997; and University of StCatherine 2011. He is in numerous private and public collections, including theWalker Art Center, Minneapolis; Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Weisman Museum,Minneapolis; and Minnesota Museum of American Art. He has taught at severalinstitutions including the MinneapolisCollege of Art and Design, 1985 -2010, and presently lives and works in the NewYork Hudson Valley.