Gregory Dunham was born in Belmont, MA in 1946. He has thirty eight years of experience working in watercolor and graphite drawing. His works hang in collections around the world, including: The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA, Zimmerli Art Museum, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ, Boston Public Library Print Collection, Boston, MA, Art Bank Program, U. S. Department of State, Washington, DC, Bank of Boston, Boston, MA, Kidder Peabody, New York, NY, Eastern Maine Medical Center, Bangor, ME, Winston Ault & Deborah A. Gribbon, (former director of the J. Paul Getty Museum and current Interim Deputy Director of Collections for the Cleveland Museum of Art), Donald Sussman & Congresswoman, Chellie Pingree, Lord Dunleath, Ballywalter in the County of Down, Northern Ireland and Sir Nigel Elton Sheinwald, (Former) HM Ambassador to the United States of America, Washington, DC and London, England.
Dunham has won many awards including the Rockport Art Associations Silver Medal. He has participated in national group and juried exhibitions since 1972 and has shown in such places as, The American Watercolor Society, The National Academy of Design, The Art Institute of Boston, University of New Hampshire, Butler Institute of American Art, Penobscot Marine Museum and the Center for Maine Contemporary Art. His professional affiliations have included, the Rockport Art Association, 1972-present, Guild of Boston Artists, and the New England Watercolor Society. He was a founding member of two cooperative galleries in Massachusetts before moving to Maine in 1987, where he and his wife founded the McGrath Dunham Gallery which operated for 20 years and represented over fifty artists. In 2006 he decided to close the gallery and spend his full time painting. Dunham has served on the board of governors at the Rockport Art Assn. is a past president of the Rocky Neck Art Colony in Gloucester, MA and was a founding member and co-chair of the Castine Arts Association.