David Dunlap received a B.A. from Colorado College and M.F.A. degrees from Yale University. Dunlap has received a National Endowment for the Arts Individual Artists Fellowship (1989), National Endowment for the Arts (Rockefeller Foundation regional inter-arts award, and McKnight/Intermedia Arts Fellowship (1994). Exhibitions include Mills College Art Museum, Oakland, Calif.; Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art, Winston-Salem, N.C.; Franklin Furnace, New York, N.Y.; Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, III.; Joslyn Art Museum, Omaha, Neb.; N.A.M.E. Gallery and the Chicago Cultural Center, both in Chicago, Ill.; and "This Is Always Finished," Des Moines Art Center, Des Moines, Iowa.