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Artist Biography

Born in 1955 in Oklahoma, Dave Lebow earned a BFA in Painting from Boston University and an MFA in Experimental Animation from Cal Arts. He studied in Los Angeles with Harry Carmean and Glenn Vilpuu and privately in New York with Burton Silverman and at the Art Students League with Robert Beverly Hale, David Leffel, Daniel Green, Robert Philipp, and Robert Brackman. In 2000, Dave left painting to work in animation, but in 2009 returned to painting full time embracing a more imaginative, surreal and expressive subject matter. He has had solo exhibitions in Los Angeles, CA and Santa Fe, NM. His work has been included in group shows at venues worldwide including