David Lynch
was born 1946 in Missoula, Montana, USA
studied at the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts in Philadelphia.
1967 made his first short movie
1980 "The Elephant Man" gets 8 Oscar nominations
Lynch is a director, but also a painter, photographer, composer and a  designer.

exhibitions (selection):

2005 arte moderna AMMANN moderna art, Locarno Switzerland
1997 Galerie Pilzer Paris
1996 Namba City Hall, Osaka, Japan
        Park Tower Hall, Tokyo
1995 Kohn / Turner Gallery, Los Angeles CA
1993 James Corcoran Gallery, Los Angeles CA
1991 Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo
1989 Leo Castelli Gallery, New York
1987 Rodger La Pelle Gallery, Philadelphia

1983 Puerto Vallarta, Mexico