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David Fullarton

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Birthplace
Scotland

Lives in
USA

Works in
San Francisco

Website

Schools
Edinburgh College of Art, 1984, BA (hons)

Representing galleries

Tags
figurative, modern, conceptual, mixed-media, text-based, words & pictures, mixed media, humor, Scottish, California, collage, text, calligraphy

Current Exhibitions and Events
Aug, 2016 A Full Plate
The Compound Gallery and Studios
 
Statement

David Fullarton is a Scottish born, San Francisco based visual artist specializing in works that combine images with text. He keeps notebooks filled with scribbled phrases, scraps of paper and other ephemera that he incorporates into his artwork. These elements represent the often overlooked stuff of daily life, which is the root of Fullarton’s inspiration. He sees beauty in the ways people manage to find joy and meaning in the minutiae. The artist paints vibrantly complex canvases whose elements jumble and mix together in a facsimile of modern life. Fullarton compliments these with smaller mixed media drawings on paper. These paper works are sometimes the genesis of the finished paintings, but are more often stand-alone vignettes featuring forlorn characters who find themselves in compromising situations. More examples of his work can be found at davidfullarton.com and at The Compound Gallery in Oakland, CA.

Recent Exhibits

David Fullarton participated in these exhibits:

Mar, 2016 WE WISH THAT WE WERE WHAT WE ONCE WERE, BACK WHEN WE WANTED TO BE WHAT WE ARE NOW - Closing Reception and Artist Talk
The Compound Gallery and Studios
 
Jan, 2016 WE WISH THAT WE WERE WHAT WE ONCE WERE, BACK WHEN WE WANTED TO BE WHAT WE ARE NOW
The Compound Gallery and Studios
 
Nov, 2015 Knockout: Boxing Art - Closing Tea and Artist Talk
The Compound Gallery and Studios
 
Sep, 2015 Knockout: Boxing Art
The Compound Gallery and Studios
 
Mar, 2014 'Things That Happened and Things We Made Up' Artists Panel
The Compound Gallery and Studios
 
Mar, 2014 Things That Happened and Things We Made Up - Closing Tea and Artist Panel
The Compound Gallery and Studios
 
Click here to see all exhibits for David Fullarton
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