David A. Melby is active/lives in Kansas. David Melby is known for Painting (landscapes); teaching.
Biography David Melby
David A. Melby was born in Wichita, Kansas in 1942. He attended the Kansas City Art Institute, earned a BFA from Wichita State Univ. and a MFA from the Univ. of Nebraska and has taken additional studies at the Instituto Allende in San Miguel, Mexico. Taught at Iowa State Univ., the Nelson-Atkins Museum, the Kansas City Art Institute, Rockhurst College, the United States Federal Penitentiary and Saint Mary's College (Kansas). Lived in Leavenworth, Kansas in 1989.
Exhibitions: Western Illinois Univ.; Sioux City Art Center; Mitchell Museum; Joslyn Art Museum; Nelson-Atkins Museum; Des Moines Art Center; Wichita Art Museum; Gwend Jay Gallery, Chicago, 1989; Sandzén Museum, 2005.
Awards: Artist-in-Residence, Kansas Ar
Susan Craig, "Biographical Dictionary of Kansas Artists (active before 1945)"
Topeka Public Library. Kansas Artists List. (Mar. 11, 1988).; Wichita Art Museum’s Library Artists’ Files.
This and over 1,750 other biographies can be found in Biographical Dictionary of Kansas Artists (active before 1945) compiled by Susan V. Craig, Art & Architecture Librarian at University of Kansas.