CONTACT

David Meikle
1912 South 2500 East
Salt Lake City, UT 84108

(801) 588-0713
davidwmeikle@gmail.com
www.David-Meikle.com

EDUCATION

MFA, University of Utah
   Painting Emphasis
   Graduation, 2006

BFA, University of Utah
   Illustration, Graphic Design Emphasis
   Graduation, June 1994

GALLERY REPRESENTATION

Williams Fine Art, Salt Lake City
Evergreen Gallery, Salt Lake City

EXHIBITIONS

Lodge Gallery, Pioneer Theatre Company (shared with one other artist)
   March 7-27, 2010
   Salt Lake City, UT

Kimball Art Center (solo show, main gallery)
   August 18-October 28, 2007
   Park City, UT

Art Access Gallery (shared with one other artist)
   September 21-October 12, 2007
   Salt Lake City, UT

MFA Exhibition (solo show)
   July 18-29, 2005
   Gittins Gallery, Department of Art and Art History, University of Utah
   Salt Lake City, UT

Rose Wagner Art Gallery (shared with one other artist)
   July 16-September 17, 2004
   138 West Broadway (300 South)
   Salt Lake City, UT

3W Gallery (solo show)
   July 16-October 8, 2004
   159 West Broadway (300 South), Suite 200
   Salt Lake City, UT

CURATED AND JURIED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

The Continuing Allure Painters of Utah’s Red Rock,
   Utah Museum of Fine Arts, The University of Utah, 2010
Out West: The Great American Landscape (Traveling Exhibition)
   Washington DC and China, 2007
Spring Salon, Springville Museum of Art, 1998-2010
Utah Art, Utah Artists-150 Year Survey of Utah Art,
   Springville Museum of Art, 2002
Zions Bank Annual Artists Reception, 2004-2009
Art Access Gallery 300 plates show, 2005-2010
Deseret News Landscape Art Show, 1999-2005
First Night Celebration, Provo City Court House. Sponsored by the
   Provo Arts Council, 2000
Fifth International Art Competition: The Book of Mormon,
   LDS Church Museum of History and Art, 1999
Fourth International Art Competition: 150 Years of Pioneering,
   LDS Church Museum of History and Art, 1997

AWARDS

Third Place, Springville Museum of Art 85th Spring Salon, 2009
Excellence Award, University & College Designers Association, 2009
Excellence Award, University & College Designers Association, 2008
First Place, Springville Museum of Art 82nd Spring Salon, 2006
Alvin Gittins Scholarship, MFA program, University of Utah, 2004
Merit Award, Springville Museum of Art 80th Spring Salon, 2004
Merit Award, Springville Museum of Art 79th Spring Salon, 2003
Merit Award, Springville Museum of Art 78th Spring Salon, 2002
Merit Award, Deseret News Landscape Art Show, 2000
Merit Award, Springville Museum of Art 76th Spring Salon, 2000
Silver and Bronze Medal, UCEA/Marketing Awards, 2000
Award of Excellence, Print Regional Design Annual Magazine, 1999
Third Place, Springville Museum of Art 14th Annual Spiritual Art
   of Utah, 1999
First Place, Provo City Freedom Festival Art Exhibition, 1999
Merit Award, Springville Museum of Art 75th Spring Salon, 1999
Award of Merit, Society of Illustrators (New York), 41st Annual
   Exhibition, 1999
Award of Excellence, Salt Lake City AIGA 100 Show, 1998
Award of Merit, Society of Illustrators (New York), 40th Annual
   Exhibition,1998
Award of Excellence, Salt Lake City AIGA 100 Show, 1997
Award of Distinction, Council for Advancement and Support of
   Education, 1997
Illustration included in Spectrum 4: The Best in Contemporary
   Fantastic Art, 1997
Award of Excellence (2), Salt Lake City AIGA 100 Show, 1996
Best of Show, Gold, and Bronze Medal, 1995 UCEA,
   Division of Marketing and Promotion
Award of Excellence, Utah Advertising Federation, 1995
Award of Merit (2), Society of Illustrators (New York), 37th
   Annual Exhibition
Award of Merit, Art Directors Club of Salt Lake City Show, 1995
Excellence Award, University & College Designers Association, 1995
Award of Excellence, Utah Advertising Federation, 1994
Best of Show, Professional Division, Utah State Fair, 1994
Silver Metal, Utah Advertising Federation, Educational
   Design category, 1992 (Illustrator on the project)
4 Year Departmental Scholarship University of Utah
State Winner-Art, Sterling Scholar Competition, 1987

BIBLIOGRAPHY

Painters of Utah’s Canyons and Deserts, Vern G. Swanson, Donna L.
   Poulton, Gibbs Smith publishing, 2009. 4 paintings included in book.
   Painting reproduced on back cover.

ColorWorks, Carol Schwartz, Laurence King Publishing, LTD (London)
   and Hary N. Abrams (U.S.) Expected publication in 2006. Painting
   reproduced in college level textbook on color theory.

Painters of the Wasatch Mountains, Tom Rue, Ann Orton, Robert S.
   Oplin, Gibbs Smith publishing, 2005. Paintings reproduced on pages
   224 and 226.

150 Years of Utah Art, article in Southwest Art Magazine,
   Vern G. Swanson, January 2002. Artist mentioned on Page 93.

Utah Art, Utah Artists, Vern G. Swanson, Robert S. Olpin,
   Donna L. Poulton, Janie L. Rogers, Gibbs Smith publishing, 2001.
   Artist referenced on page 154.

MUSEUM & CORPORATE COLLECTIONS

Springville Museum of Art, Springville Utah
Salt Lake County Art Collection
• Zions Bank
• Wasatch Advisors
• City Creek Reserve, Inc.
• University of Utah Union Building Art Collection

PUBLIC ART

City Creek Food Court Mural, Salt Lake City, Utah
   Artist painted a 10’ x 23’ oil painting for downtown plaza.

Welcome to Utah billboards
   Created 7 billboard designs for state entry points.

WORK EXPERIENCE

Senior Graphic Designer
   Marketing & Communications, University of Utah
   Design, Illustration, and Production
   July 2003 to present

Graphic Designer
   DCE Design/Marketing & Communications, University of Utah
   Design, Illustration, and Production
   August 1994-July 2003

Student Designer
   DCE Design, University of Utah
   Design Illustration, and Production
   June 1992-August 1994

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

Oil and Acylic Painting
   Petersen Art Center
   Salt Lake City, Utah
   2011

Studio Art for the Non-Art Major, Art 1030
   Weber State University, Ogden, Utah
   Spring Semester, 2006

Color Theory, Design 241
   Eagle Gate College, Salt Lake City
   Fall Term, 2005

Beginning Painting, Art 2080, Section 1
   University of Utah, Department of Art and Art History
   Fall Semester, 2004, Spring Semester, 2005

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