Born Dublin Ireland,
David Dunne’s practice embraces Video, Installation, Collage, Photography and Sculpture.
The nature of his work which is often presented together draws from an historical and political enquiry into the human condition. The point of departure is through appropriation and recontextualizaion, which occasionally alludes to the rawness and vulnerability of a paper –máché Mephistopheles
Dun Laoghaire College of art Selected Solo exhibitions; Anus Mundi, Garter Lane Arts Centre Waterford,Ireland Florida Holocaust Museum (2002) ,Red Brick Arts Centre, Aspen CO,USA (2002) Keble College, Oxford University, United Kingdom, (2000), American College, Dublin (2000) Jo Rain Gallery Dublin (1996) Limerick City Gallery of Art (1987)
Selected Group exhibitions include exhibitions 7th Berlin Biennale, Artwiki , Germany 2012 6 th Annual Pixil Pop’s ,Urban Realities, 4 Site locations, New York/New Jersey, Met Area
La Cat Saloon, Cathedral Studios Dublin. (2010) Dix Gallery Helsinki, Finland (2009) Anderson Ranch Arts Centre Colorado USA (2009) Boyle Arts Festival EV+A (2007) A Sense of Place LCGA Curator: Klaus Ottmann, Germany/USA , Boyle Arts Festival (2007) Hallward Gallery Dublin (2000-07), VIA 2, The Memory of Water, Film/ Installation Camdem St (2004), RHA Dublin Selected (2005-07) Contemporary Irish Art, OKeeffe Gallery, Omaha ,Nebraska USA (2004) EV+A (2002) Heroes + Holies, Curator: Apinan Poshyananda, Thailand LCGA; Eigse, Carlow Arts Festival Invited (2002) Recent Acquisitions LCGA (2001). EV+A (2001) Expanded, Curator: Salah M Hassan Sudan/USA LCGA, EV+A (1998) Circus ZZ, Curator: Paul M O Reilly Ireland LCGA. Iontas Sligo Art Gallery (1998 93, 90) Songs Of the Reaper, Project Art Centre Dublin (1993),