David Titterington was born in Kansas City. He earned a BFA from KU in 2005. Also in 2005, he was granted a two-week long meditation study with the Dalai Lama at his monastery in Dharamsala, India. He lived for five years in Japan teaching art, studying Buddhism, and painting landscapes on the pilgrimage island, Shikoku.
David received an MFA in painting from KU in 2013. His artwork has been displayed across America and Japan, as well as in magazine publications such as New American Paintings and online publications such as IntegralLife.com. He has been awarded residencies at Ucross Foundation, Joshua Tree National Park, Surel's Place, and Brush Creek Ranch. He currently teaches Art at Haskell Indian Nations University and Painting/Drawing at KU.
Pearl Gate, 2014, oil on panel, 30" x 30"
Ancestors' Playground, 2018, 30" x 30", oil on wood