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WILLIAM E. DAVISON

Professor Emeritus
Art
Arts & Sciences
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Email Address:William.Davison@uvm.edu
Public Relations:Lee Ann Cox (802)656-1107 leeann.cox@uvm.edu
Specialty:printmaking
Biography:Davison is an internationally recognized master of printmaking. His research is in the area of computer technology and the impact of that technology on the printmaking tradition. His teaching emphasizes printmaking, including etching, silkscreen, lithography, and monoprint. He also teaches in three-dimensional studies. His works of art are held in 32 different collections, including: The National Museum of American Art (Smithsonian); Museum of Modern Art, New York; Library of Congress; and many U.S. universities. Internationally, exhibitions of his work have been shown in eight nations from Finland to Japan. Nationally, his 49 exhibitions have shown in America's prestigious galleries and earned purchase awards to add to his grants, fellowships and awards, such as the Award of Distinction given at the PRIX ARS Electronica 90 Linz, Austria (1990) and two National Endowment for the Arts grants and fellowship.