David Harker is an artist based in London. In 2014, he was awarded a grant from Arts Council England for his project and solo exhibition, Species of Trees and Other Landscapes. In 2012, he was awarded a residency at the Cill Rialaig Project in Ballinskelligs, County Kerry, Ireland. In 2009 Arts Council England awarded a grant to support his research into the work of nineteenth century landscape painter Peter De Wint, at The Collection and Usher Gallery, Lincoln. Prior to that he was awarded a Pollock Krasner Foundation Grant in 2007. He has been shortlisted for the Jerwood Drawing Prize and from 2001-2002 was a resident artist at the Florence Trust Studios in London. As well as exhibiting across the UK, he has been in group shows in Europe, U.S.A. and Australia.
Further information can be found at www.axisweb.org/artist/davidharker