David Underwood was born and raised in Columbus, Ohio. He earned his MFA from Florida State University in 1990, and began teaching art & photography at Carson-Newman University in the same year. He is now a Professor of Art, the Director of Art Exhibitions, and a former Art Dept Chairperson of the institution. Carson-Newman University has offered the BA Degree in Photography since 1980, and is an institutional member of the NASAD.
Underwood has held 30 solo exhibitions and had work included in more than 125+ group exhibitions around the USA and Europe. His photographs and mixed-media artworks are included in the permanent collections of 16 museums around the USA, including the Smithsonian American Art Museum and the Cincinnati Art Museum. Underwood is a fine-art photographer who uses analog, digital, and alternative photographic methods and materials to make unique artworks which often are about photography itself.
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