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Gerhard, David

Gerhard, David

Lecturer, Graphic Design


M.F.A., Clemson University; B.A. in Studio Art and Communications Studies, Sonoma State University

David Gerhard is an artist, designer, and educator. He earned his MFA in Visual Art (printmaking emphasis) from Clemson University and his BAs (with Distinction) in Studio Art and Communications Studies from Sonoma State University. Gerhard is the Visual Arts Department Chair at the South Carolina Governor's School for the Arts and Humanities and has taught in the Art Departments at Clemson University, Furman University, Anderson University, as well as the Printshop and the Greenville County Museum of Art. Gerhard is passionate about graphic and web design, contemporary printmaking, new media art, and global art history. These broad ranging interests have resulted in broad ranging opportunities. Gerhard has made temporary and semi-permanent public artwork in San Francisco, CA, and Greenville, SC. Providing creative work for diverse clients, Gerhard's work has been exhibited, collected, and contracted for clients regionally, nationally, and internationally.