Too Wise You Are; mixed media; 18” x 30”
Corning, NY 14830
About the Artist
David M. Higgins was born in Deposit, NY and raised in Elmira and Binghamton. He received a B.A. in Studio Art from SUNY-Binghamton in 1983. He received an M.F.A. in Painting and Drawing from Louisiana State University in 1988.
He is Professor of Art at Corning Community College, where he has been teaching since 1991. He is represented by West End Gallery in Corning and The Caffery Gallery in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
He is a three-time Best in Show winner at the juried Arnot Regional Exhibition at the Arnot Art Museum in Elmira, where he has also won the second place award three times. He is also a three-time Best in Show winner at the juried Susquehanna Regional Exhibition at the Roberson Museum and Science Center in Binghamton, NY. He also exhibited in the 2012 Biennial Exhibition at the Memorial Art Gallery in Rochester, where seven thousand people saw his work.
From August 2017 through January 2018, he is having a retrospective exhibit, “So Far,” at the Roberson Museum and Science Center in Binghamton, which will include 66 paintings.