David Harrison Horton is an artist, curator, and writer. His paintings, sculptures, sound installations and videos have been exhibited in New York; Berlin; Paris; Caracas, Venezuela; and San Francisco. He has done performance-based pieces in such venues as the HotHouse, UNLV and the University of Virginia. He curated the BorderBend Intermedia Performance series in Oakland, California from 2000-01 and the Salon Salon Reading and Performance Series in Oakland in 2002. He has written art criticism for Art Papers, Art on Paper, ArtWeek, Map Magazine, and Lifepaper (where he was a contributing editor from 2002-05). He is the author of the prose poetry chapbook Pete Hoffman Days (Pinball) and his creative writing has been published in such journals as Denver Quarterly, Indefinite Space, and Five Fingers Review. He coedits the Deep Oakland web project with Stephanie Young, and currently lives and writes near Lake Merritt, Oakland, California.
David performs with musicians at Northwestern University on October 24, and with Thaumatrope at Elastic on October 26.