David Campbell Wilson received his BFA from Syracuse University and MFA from the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts. Wilson is the recipient of several awards including the Hiram Gee Painting Award from Syracuse University and the R. Tait McKenzie Medal from the Philadelphia Sketch Club. His paintings have exhibited in numerous gallery and museum exhibitions in Philadelphia, Los Angeles, New York, Seattle, and Portland.
In addition to his career as a painter, Wilson is also an accomplished illustrator, fire performer, and video artist. He writes and illustrates the weekly webcomic Drink Water! for BurningMan.org, and has been invited to perform over a dozen times at the Burning Man Festival in Nevada's Black Rock Desert.
David teaches drawing and painting courses for adults and high school students in the Continuing Education program.