David Sanchez Burr is a mixed-media artist, living in Las Vegas. Born in Madrid, Spain, David began his experimental sound and visual work in Richmond, Virginia while studying at Virginia Commonwealth University. He has exhibited and performed his work nationally at art centers and cultural spaces including the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts in San Francisco, UC Santa Cruz Intervene: Interrupt conference on new practices, Stanford University’s Performance Studies International, In-Light at the 1708 Gallery in Richmond Virginia, H2O Film on Water at the Brattleboro Museum in Vermont, and at the Memphis Social, an Apex Art Franchise Exhibit. He has had important solo exhibitions at the Clark County Government Center Rotunda and P3Studios in Las Vegas.
Along with his art practice, Sanchez Burr’s curatorial experience includes The Wildlife Divide: a series of art events and workshops related to the high contrast between urban and natural habitats, the Multiplexer Gallery: Las Vegas’s first gallery dedicated to digital media, the Tuba-Exotica digital collection, the Ansurbana Collaborative, and Citizen Gallery. He is also a recording artist with published music and sound releases. David received an Art Production Fund Award in 2013. He was awarded his master’s degree from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas in 2009.