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About The Artist

​David studied art at the University of Maryland University College and the Corcoran School of Art in Washington D.C. before returning to teach at U.M.U.C. Over the 30 years that make up David's creative career he has acquired a comprehensive repertoire of work that encompasses many genre and media.

 

... From his early beginnings with decorative finishes, small and large scale murals, traditional landscapes and experimental materials to the latest modern collages, sculptures and large scale installations he and his work continue to evolve and mature. His extensive portfolio includes completed commissions for several DC public charter schools, a global technology corporation, several commercial clients, public art works and numerous private residences from across the United States.

 

Working in series he continues to add new works and explore new themes and materials. In all of the works there's a common thread of thoughtful and thorough introspection. David’s development has included abstracted images that include depictions of American culture, industrialism, capitalism, entrepreneurialism and the greatest symbol of our heritage, the American flag. The Rust In Peace collection abstracts the aging relics of the automobile industry, capturing the essence of what used to be a thriving automobile industry and a car culture that helped to shape and define a bygone era. His latest series "Frequency Aesthetic" is loaded with energy as he attempts to present sound and frequency in 2 and 3 dimensions. 

His work has been accepted in numerous exhibits including the following:

 

EXHIBITIONS

David Anthony Fine Art, Taos, NM (current)

Xanadu Gallery of Contemporary art (current)

Art Affair Gallery, Lakeway, TX
Discovery Gallery, Bethesda, MD

Pigota @ Big Medium - Austin, TX
VUKA Coop gallery - West Austin Studio Tour, Austin TX
Austin Art Post - East Austin Studio Tour, Austin TX
Touchstone Gallery, Washington, DC
Artomatic, Washington, DC
The Artists Museum, Washington, DC
Annual Faculty Exhibition, University of Maryland Art Gallery
Annual Student Exhibition, Corcoran Gallery of Art/ Whitewalls Gallery Semi-Annual Student Exhibition, University of Maryland Art Gallery Student Faculty Exhibition, University of Maryland Art Gallery
Mill River Gallery, Ellicott City
Howard County Arts Council 

 

David has worked with charity organizations offering his graphic design services as a volunteer to the Autism Speaks 5k/1mile run/walk, (formerly Cure Autism Now) which helped the race raise over $1 million over the past 8 years. He participated in the 2008 Race Across America to help raise awareness for alternative fuels and alternate transportation methods by leading a team of cyclists across the country in just over 6 days.

MEMBER

Founding member Austin Artists at Work

Corcoran Gallery of Art
ArtDC.org
AIGA

Charter member Austin Working Artists 

He has a supportive wife, two children and one dog.

 

 

Tel: 202-276-6645   |   heydave@davidmillart.com