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artist , educator , painter

David Jack Harris, American artist, painter, educator. Recipient Purchase award North Center Washington Museum, 1988. Member International Society Interior Designers, Coastal Arts League Museum (vice president since 1988, Zoe Tierny award 1988).

Background

Harris, David Jack was born on January 6, 1948 in San Mateo, California, United States. Son of Jack McAllister and Audrey Ellen (Vogt) Harris.

Education

Bachelor, San Francisco State University, 1971. Master of Arts, San Francisco State University, 1975.

Career

Director, Galerie de Tours, San Francisco, 1971-1972;lecturer, Chabot College, Hayward, California, 1975-1980;interior designer, David Harris Associations, San Mateo, 1975-1985;freelance artist, painter, San Mateo, since 1975;partner, Harris & Kasten, Archs. & Designers, since 1990. Art consultant David Harris Associations, Belmont, California, since 1980.

Vice president Coastal Arts League Museum, Half Moon Bay, California, since 1988. Partner, art director Fine Art Public, Palo Alto, California, since 1989. Board directors 1870 Gallery and Studios, Belmont, since 1978, gallery director, since 1989, owner, partner HSW Gallery, San Francisco.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Painter murals Chartered Bank of London, 1979, Caesar's Hotel, Las Vegas, 1984, Pacific Telephone, San Francisco. Author museum catalog California Concepts, 1988. Represented in permanent collections at Ask Computer, Palo Alto, shared Finance, Harris Corporation, Bain and Company, San Francisco, Verilink, Litton Industries, Foothill Bank, Los Altos, Chartered Bank of London, San Francisco, Stanford University, Palo Alto, Golden Nugget Hotel, Atlantic City, National Bank of Detroit, Crisafi, Sciabica, Woodward, D.J. Crisafi and Company, Sheraton Grande, Los Angeles, 1st american Title Guaranty Company, Walt Disney, Voysys Corporation, Spieker Partnership, Storm & Company, Menlo Park, California, Royal family, Saudi Arabia, others.

      Contributor Spectacular Houses of California, 2006.

Membership

Member International Society Interior Designers, Coastal Arts League Museum (vice president since 1988, Zoe Tierny award 1988).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: travel, photography, hiking.

Connections

father:
Jack McAllister Harris

mother:
Audrey Ellen (Vogt) Harris