Brandon Donahue was born and raised in Memphis, TN, but has been living in Nashville, TN for the past 13 years. He now is an Assistant Art Professor at Tennessee State University.
Donahue's artwork has been reviewed in newspapers including the Nashville Scene, The Tennessean, Flagpole, and The Examiner. Donahue has been an artist-in-residence at Arrowmont Arts and Craft center in Gatlinburg, TN. He has shown his work at galleries such as Double 6 Studios Brooklyn, NY, The White Box Gallery of New York, NY, Mein Blau Gallery of Berlin, Germany, The Frist Center of Nashville, TN, David Lusk Gallery of Nashville and Memphis, TN, Dr. Bob's of New Orleans, LA, and The Corvette Museum of Bowling Green, KY. He also has painted murals in Memphis, New Orleans, Austin, TX, Berlin, Florence, Italy, Nashville, and NYC.
Donahue received his M.F.A. from the University of Tennessee in Knoxville, TN where he studied under Jered Sprecher, David Wilson, Marcia Goldenstein, and Mary Campbell.