UPCOMING EXHIBITIONS AND EVENTS


INDIAN WELLS ARTS FESTIVAL
Friday March 31 - Sunday April 2, 2017 | 10am-5pm

Indian Wells Tennis Garden, 78200 Miles Ave (Washington Street @Sevilla), Indian Wells, CA 92210 / map

I'm delighted and honored to be the Poster Artist for the 2017 Indian Wells Arts Festival! This event is held on the grounds of the beautiful Indian Wells Tennis Garden. Lots of great art, music and food.
You can find me in booths G20 and G21 on the main circle. See you there!

2017 Indian Wells Arts Festival website

 

CALABASAS FINE ARTS FESTIVAL
Saturday & Sunday, May 6-7, 2017 | 10am-5pm

The Commons at Calabasas & The Calabasas Civic Center / map

Housed on the grounds of the famed Commons at Calabasas and the beautiful Calabasas Civic Center, the annual Fine Arts Festival features over 150 painters, jewelers, potters, sculptors, photographers, glass artists, woodworkers and more. Free admission and parking.

Calabasas Arts Festival website

 

BEVERLY HILLS ART SHOW
Saturday May 20 & Sunday May 21, 2017 | 10am-6pm

Beverly Gardens Park in the heart of Beverly Hills / map

The Beverly Hills Art Show is one of my favorite outdoor art fairs. It occurs twice a year, and features art by 240 artists from around the nation, along with great food, drinks and live music. See you there!

Beverly Hills Art Show website


 

RECENT EVENTS

LA QUINTA ARTS FESTIVAL
Thursday-Sunday, March 2-5, 2017 | 10am-5pm

La Quinta Civic Center Campus / 78495 Calle Tampico La Quinta, CA 92253) / map

I had a great time as a first-time participant in the La Quinta Arts Festival, one of the top art fairs in the US. Thank you to all my friends who came out to visit, and to everyone who bought paintings!

La Quinta Arts Festival website


 


SOUTHWEST ARTS FESTIVAL
Thursday, January 26 - Sunday January 29, 2017 | Thurs, Fri, Sat 10am-5pm / Sun 10am-4pm

Empire Polo Club, 81-800 Avenue 51, Indio, CA 92201 / map

The Southwest Arts Festival is held on the grounds of the Empire Polo Club, the site of the famous Coachella Music Festival. What a great place to start off the 2017 art season!

Southwest Arts Festival website

 

RANCHO MIRAGE ART AFFAIRE
Saturday November 5 & Sunday November 6, 2016 | 9am-5pm

Rancho Mirage Community Park, 71-560 San Jacinto Drive, Rancho Mirage, CA 92270 / map

Rancho Mirage Art Affaire website


 

COAGULA CURATORIAL
"Sweet 16"
October 6 through 30, 2016

Coagula Curatorial, 974 Chung King Road, Los Angeles, CA 90012 / map

I'm honored that one of my paintings was selected by juror Andi Campognone for the exhibition "Sweet 16" at Coagula Curatorial! Located on historic Chung King Road in Downtown L.A.'s Chinatown, Coagula Curatorial is a premiere exhibition space of contemporary art. Andi Campognone is Director and Curator at The Museum of Art and History in Lancaster, CA.

Coagula Curatorial website


 

BEVERLY HILLS ART SHOW
Saturday October 15 & Sunday October 16, 2016 | 10am-5pm

Beverly Gardens Park in the heart of Beverly Hills / map

The Beverly Hills Art Show is one of my favorite outdoor art fairs. It occurs twice a year, and features art by 240 artists from around the nation, along with great food, drinks and live music. Thank you to all my friends who came to visit!
Beverly Hills Art Show website


 

SAUSALITO ART FESTIVAL
Labor Day weekend | Saturday, Sept. 3 - Monday, Sept. 5, 2016 | 10am-5pm

Marinship Park, Sausalito, California 94965 / map

Sausalito Art Festival website

 

PALO ALTO FESTIVAL OF THE ARTS
Saturday August 27 & Sunday August 28, 2016 | 10am-6pm

University Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94301 / map

Palo Alto Festival of the Arts website

 

BEVERLY HILLS ART SHOW
Saturday May 21 & Sunday May 22, 2016 | 10am-6pm

Beverly Gardens Park in the heart of Beverly Hills / map

Beverly Hills Art Show website


 

PASO ARTSFEST
Festival in the Park, Outdoor FIne Art Show
Saturday May 28, 2016 | 10am-4pm

City Park, Paso Robles, CA 93446 / map

I met a lot of wonderful people up in wine country Memorial Day Weekend, when I presented my new work at PASO ARTSFEST Festival in the Park, a one-day event in Paso Robles' central square. Great food, live music and the best wine bar in the county. Fun!
more info...

 

CALABASAS FINE ARTS FESTIVAL
Saturday April 30 - Sunday May 1, 2016 | 10am-5pm

The Commons at Calabasas & The Calabasas Civic Center / map

Housed on the grounds of the famed Commons at Calabasas and the beautiful Calabasas Civic Center, the annual Fine Arts Festival features over 150 painters, jewelers, potters, sculptors, photographers, glass artists, woodworkers and more. Free admission and parking.
more info...

 

INDIAN WELLS ARTS FESTIVAL
Friday April 1 - Sunday April 3, 2016 | 10am-5pm

Indian Wells Tennis Garden, 78200 Miles Ave (Washington Street @Sevilla), Indian Wells, CA 92210 / map

 

ART UNDER THE UMBRELLAS
Old Town La Quinta
November 4, 2015 & March 19, 2016 | 10am-4pm

78100 Main St, La Quinta, CA 92253 / map

 

SOUTHWEST ARTS FESTIVAL, INDIO
Friday, January 29 - Sunday January 31, 2016 | 10am-5pm

Empire Polo Club, 81-800 Avenue 51, Indio, CA 92201 / map

Southwest Arts Festival website

 

INTERIOR DESIGN SHOW, TORONTO
Thursday, January 21 - Sunday January 24, 2016

METRO TORONTO CONVENTION CENTRE
North Building, 255 Front Street West, Toronto, ON, CANADA / map

It was a blast hanging out with my friends at Toronto-based ROLLOUT and presenting our new wallpaper collections at this annual international design exhibition.
more info...

 

TASTE
Montserrat
November 27-December 4, 2015

1503 S. Central Ave. #2A, Los Angeles, CA 90021 / map

Six paintings and my new cow wallpaper were featured in this group exhibition, curated by Antoinette Adams and Sionnan Hillier, that was all about food.

 

BEVERLY HILLS ART SHOW
Saturday Oct 17 & Sunday Oct 18, 2015 | 10am-5pm

Thank you to everyone who came out to see my new work at the Beverly Hills Art Show!

 

ODE TO 6th STREET BRIDGE
Art Share L.A.
Sept 9 - Sept 19, 2015

Positively 6th Street, acrylic on wood, 16 x 16 inches, 2015

For over 80 years the 6th Street Bridge has connected the diverse ecosystem of Los Angeles, and been part of many Angelenos' daily lives. With the closing of the iconic structure, Art Share L.A. hosted a gallery show in its honor. I'm very excited to have been invited to participate in this exhibition, curated by Dale Youngman.
more info...

Art Share L.A. is located in the downtown arts district @ 801 E 4th Pl, Los Angeles, CA 90013. map

 

SUBTERRANEAN RETRO POP-UP
new paintings by David Palmer
Century Books
June 27 - July 16, 2015

1039 E Green St, Pasadena, CA 91106 / map

Century Books is my favorite used bookstore in the Los Angeles area. I can spend hours browsing in their art, science and literature sections, and they're open at night on weekends. Plus, I think it's really cool that they're located in the building where Albert Einstein had his office when he taught at CalTech.

 

Art in the Arthouse presents
DAVID PALMER: YOU ARE HERE
January 15 - April 17, 2015

Playhouse 7 Theatre, 673 E. Colorado Blvd., Pasadena, CA 91101 / map

more information here

Laemmle Theatres are my favorite places to experience great independent, foreign, and art house cinema. I'm delighted to have been chosen to participate in Their Art in the Arthouse series, which features the work of visual artists in the lobbies of select theaters. My exhibtion You Are Here, curated by Joshua Elias, ran from January 15 through April 17. Several theaters also screened a short documentary film about my work by filmmakers Jeffrey Pedersen and Peter West during the run of the exhibition.


 

18is25 BENEFIT ART SALE
18th Street Art Center, Santa Monica
Saturday and Sunday, October 25 & 26, 2014

My animated neon piece Neon Walkabout was presented in 18th Street Art Center's 25 Year Anniversary Benefit Sale, hosted in partnership with Saatchi Art. I was an artist in residence at 18th Street Art Center from 2004 through 2007.

Neon Walkabout, neon and electronics on Formica and wood, 42 x 42 x 5 1/2 inches, 2011