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Dave Beck

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Greed is Good, 2007 Rapid Prototype 18" X 10" X 10" © Dave Beck
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After the Hunt (After William Harnett), 2007 Framed Digital Print on Canvas 48" X 36" © Dave Beck
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The Golden Horseshoe (After William Harnett), 2007 Framed Digital Print on Canvas 18" X 24" © Dave Beck
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The Faithful Colt (After William Harnett), 2007 Framed Digital Print on Canvas 16" X 30" © Dave Beck
Eexecutive
Self Portrait of Myself at 50 in the Corporate World (Executive Outfit), 2006 Digital Print 48" X 36" © Dave Beck
Egolf
Self Portrait of Myself at 50 in the Corporate World (Golf Outfit), 2007 Digital Print 48" X 36" © Dave Beck
Enude
Self Portrait of Myself at 50 in the Corporate World (Nude), 2006 Digital Print 48" X 36" © Dave Beck
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Quick Facts
Birthplace
Dayton, OH
Birth year
1979
Lives in
New York
Works in
New York
Schools
Saint Olaf College, Northfield, MN, 2002, BA
University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2007, MFA
Tags
sculpture, conceptual, digital, postmodernartist, audio, rapid, prototype
Statement






Dave Beck is currently an assistant professor of Digital Art at Clarkson University, in Potsdam, NY.  He has also taught sculpture and art history at University of Wisconsin – Madison.  Beck's areas of specialization include sculpture, 3D digital design & animation, digital photography and WebArt.  Beck was a distinguished visiting artist exhibition & lecture series participant at UW-Marathon and his artwork was chosen to represent UW-Madison at the Big Ten Conference Center in Park Ridge, Ill. He was also selected for the yearlong apprenticeship grant from St. Olaf College and served as a personal assistant to Aris Georgiades, a well-known public artist and sculptor.  Beck's artwork is featured in the book "GameScenes. Art in the Age of Videogames" (John & Levi, 2006), the first volume entirely dedicated to Game Art, providing a detailed overview of the emerging field of Game Art, examining the complex interaction and intersection of art and videogames. Beck's work is also featured in several collections and commissions.