David Onri Anderson is a Nashville-based artist who received his BFA as well as the Anny Gowa Purchase Award from Watkins College of Art in Nashville, TN. He has exhibited nationally, with a recent solo exhibit at Elephant Gallery in Nashville TN as well as exhibits at ZieherSmith in New York, the Atlanta Contemporary Arts Center, the Chicago Art Book Fair, Zeitgeist Gallery in Nashville and various spaces in Tennessee, Georgia, Alabama, Pennsylvania, and New York. His work is collected nationally and internationally.
In addition to his work as an artist, Anderson is co-director/curator of Mild Climate, and ran art-space Bijan Ferdowsi from 2016-2017 in the Wedgewood-Houston neighborhood of Nashville. He is currently preparing to start up a new project space called The Electric Shed in the Fall of 2018.