Nebraska Authors

David Routon

Born 1931 Jackson, TN (USA)

Long time professor of art at the University of Nebraska. MONA has examples of his work and an extensive on-line profile.

Places Lived

Lincoln, NE

Author Of

  • Visual Work




BFA, 1959, at Mexico City College, Mexico City, Mexico
MFA, 1963, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA


Art instructor at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln: 1970s-1997
Emeritus Faculty at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 1997

Places Worked

University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, NE
Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI
State University of New York at Plattsburgh, Plattsburgh, NY
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN


Sodhouse Family. n.d. (oil on canvas)

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