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About the Artist

David McGranaghan



Teaching Certificate (K-12 Art), 2012, University of Idaho, Moscow, Idaho

Master of Fine Arts, 1989, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington

Bachelor of Fine Arts, 1979, State University of New York College at Buffalo

Graduate, Avon High School, 1975, Avon, New York


Selected Solo Exhibitions

Moscow Artwalk 2011 (at Hodge & Associates), Moscow, Idaho

Moscow Artwalk 2009 (at Two Degrees Northwest), Moscow, Idaho

Patricia Cameron Gallery, 2006, Seattle, Washington

Northwest by Northwest Gallery, 2003, Cannon Beach, Oregon

Trapeze Gallery, 2000, Seattle, Washington

Trapeze Gallery, 1999, Seattle

The Fountainhead, 1997, Seattle Washington

Lisa Harris Gallery, 1995, Seattle, Washington

Lisa Harris Gallery, 1993, Seattle

Lisa Harris Gallery, 1991

High Street Coffee Gallery, 1981, Eugene, Oregon

Gallery 229, SUNY Buffalo, NY 1979


Selected Group Exhibitions

The Seattle Project: "I Wish I Knew...," Frye Art Museum, Seattle, Washington, 2010

"An Irish Odyssey," Point Elliott Art Center, Mukilteo, WA, 2005

"Here I Am! Passages in Portraiture," Frye Art Museum, Seattle, Washington, 2004

Seattle International Erotic Arts Festival, 2003

"The Frye at Fifty: Five Decades of Collecting," Frye Art Museum, 2002

Director's Choice Exhibition, Frye Art Museum, 1998

XV Celebration of Art, The Park Synagoogue, Cleveland, Ohio, 1996

"They Shoot Painters, Don't They?" Painting Marathon-

-Center of Contemporary Art, Seattle, Washington, 1995, 1994

Art Department Faculty Show, Cornish College of the Arts, Seattle, 1994

"Poetry of the Landscape," Miriam Perlman Gallery, Chicago, Illinois, 1993


Selected Collections

Chicago Title Insurance; Evergreen Hospital; Frye Art Museum;

Gritman Medical Center; Group Health Cooperative; McGraw Hill Publishing;

Montgomery Purdue; Northwest Federal Credit Union;

Plumcreek Timber, Safeco Insurance; Seattle Cancer Care Alliance;

University of Washington Medical Center;

Walker, Richer and Quinn; Wells Fargo; Weyerhauser Real Estate; Zymogenetics


Teaching Experience

Pullman High School, Pullman, Washington; Art (student teaching), 2012

Two Degrees Northwest, Moscow, Idaho; Painting/Color Theory workshops, 2010, 2009

Gage Academy, Seattle, Washington; Color Theory lectures/demonstrations, 2008, 2007

University of Washington; Seattle, WA, Open Life Drawing Coordinator (sponsor, Norman Lundin), 2005-2008

Art Docent, Loyal Heights Elementary, Seattle, Washington, 2005-2008

Captured Light Studio, Seattle, Washington; Life Drawing, Painting, 1996-98

Mercer Island High School (Julie Biggs-McDevitt); guest artist, 1999

Kirkland Arts Center, Kirkland, Washington; Painting and Drawing, 1997

Cornish College of the Arts, Seattle, Washington; Drawing & Life Drawing, 1995-1997

University of Washington, Seattle, Washington; Teaching Assistant (Drawing 1), 1988-89

Maude Kerns Art Center, Eugene, Oregon; Painting Instructor, 1979

Eugene Parks and Recreation, Eugene, Oregon; Painting Instructor, 1979

College Learning Lab, Buffalo, New York; Teaching Assistant (grades 1-3), 1976-77

Private Lessons (ongoing)


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