was invited onto the British Crafts Council Selected Index
in 1986 and in 2000 was elected as a member of the
international Academy of ceramics.
He is a fellow of the Crafts Potters Association of Great Britain
and in the mid 1980s was chair of the association for three
He is one of the first British ceramists to specialize in hih
Museum, London, the Royal Scottish Museum, Edinburgh, the
Museum of Wales, Cardiff, Ulster Museum, Belfast,
Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, City Of Geneva Collection,
Switzerland and the World Ceramic Centre, Lchon, Korea.
In 2000 a monograph of David's
work entitled Painting with Smoke was published