David Harker is an artist based in London. In 2014, he was awarded a grant from Arts Council England for his project and solo exhibition, Species of Trees and Other Landscapes. In 2012, he was awarded a residency at the Cill Rialaig Project in Ballinskelligs, County Kerry, Ireland. In 2009 Arts Council England awarded a grant to support his research into the work of nineteenth century landscape painter Peter De Wint, at The Collection and Usher Gallery, Lincoln. Prior to that he was awarded a Pollock Krasner Foundation Grant in 2007. He has been shortlisted for the Jerwood Drawing Prize and from 2001-2002 was a resident artist at the Florence Trust Studios in London. As well as exhibiting across the UK, he has been in group shows in Europe, U.S.A. and Australia.