David Humphrey is an artist who lives and works in New York City and is represented by Fredericks & Freiser, NY. His first exhibition was with the Mckee Gallery in 1984 and he has been exhibiting nationally and internationally ever since. His work is in the permanent collections of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Walker Art Center, the Carnegie Institute and the Boston Museum among others. He was been a senior critic in MFA painting at the Yale School of Art from 2006 until 2014. He currently teaches at Columbia and the University of Pennsylvania. An anthology of his art writing, Blind Handshake, was published by Periscope Publishing in 2009.