David Leigh was born in Fort Worth, Texas. After receiving a BA in Art History from Arizona State University, he attended the University of New Mexico, where he received a Master’s of Fine Arts degree in painting and drawing. He has shown his work most recently as part of Aqua Art Miami with Eileen Braziel, Richard Levy Gallery in Albuquerque, SITE Santa Fe and the DLI Museum and Durham Art Gallery in Durham, UK, and in collaboration with Larry Bob Phillips at Santa Fe’s Center for Contemporary Arts. He is currently preparing for exhibitions at West Texas A&M University in the Spring of 2014 and at Colorado State University in 2015. He lives in Albuquerque.