|Experienced With||Commissions, Leading workshops, Lectures, Speaking engagements, Teaching engagements|
David Stanger was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He received a BFA in painting from Syracuse University, studied painting and Renaissance art history in Florence, Italy and earned an MFA from the Hoffberger School of Painting at Maryland Institute College of Art.
Stanger moved back to Pittsburgh with his family in 2005 and served as the director and curator of the American Jewish Museum until his return to teaching in 2008. He is currently an Assistant Professor of Painting and Drawing at Seton Hill University.
His work has been exhibited regionally and nationally at such venues as Manifest Gallery, Seraphin Gallery, Fontbonne University, the Carnegie Museum of Art, the Mattress Factory, and the Butler Institute of American Art. Stanger's work can be found in many private collections and is most notably in the public collections of the Carnegie Museum of Art.