Meet Local Artist: David Howard

Meet Local Artist David Howard who has been living in Beerwah since 1989, working on his art from his home based studio. David primarily works on paintings and drawings, but also experiments with video and music. His current work could be described as “near abstract” and “non-decorative”.

The most recent work is based on concepts and ideas pertaining to a critical look at culture, art, religion, and current events.

David Howard at his Art Studio in Beerwah

Meet Local Artist David Howard

David Howard has displayed numerous exhibitions in Queensland and one in Melbourne, over the last few years and his most recent series of paintings entitled ‘Apostasy’ which will be on display at Jugglers Art Space in Brisbane during October 2015 and will line the walls of the gallery.

Big Bot Apostasy by David Howard in Beerwah

Big Bot Apostasy: by David Howard

The current series ‘Apostasy’ seeks to question the flailing loss and disconnection of spirit, body and soul in today’s seemingly so digitally connected world and explores the shifts in beliefs, ideologies and values in society.

YouTube Video: David Howard explains his recent ART Series about Apostasy

 You Tube Video: by David Howard explaining his ART

The works are generally in series as a theme and technique – which creates a shift in style and look of the paintings from series to series.

ART Exhibition: by David Howard

Local artist David Howard from Beerwah, is having an exhibition with Tasmanian artist Darryl Rogers in October at Juggler’s Art Space. David and Darryl both originally attended the old Seven Hills College of Art in Brisbane. They have recently caught up with each other to collaborate on an exhibition entitled ‘Numinous-i’,  David ‘s series of paintings entitled ‘Apostasy’ will line the walls of the gallery, while Darryl’s Holographic like installation ‘Sehnsucht’ will be situated in the middle of the gallery.

Local Artist David Howard Painting his Series in Apostacy

Recently, one series of 30 paintings ‘iNASA’ travelled on a touring program through various Regional Council Galleries which proved quite popular. The travelling ‘iNASA’ show also spent a month on display at the Sunshine Coast University Gallery, where David spent an afternoon speaking to the students who were studying his work.

Jugglers Art Space: All are welcome to the city show, which will be on October the 9th at 6:30pm at Jugglers Art Space, Fortitude Valley Art Space, Fortitude Valley. http://www.jugglers.org.au

Feel free to contact the gallery or David for any details.

Artist David Howard with his Art series Apostasy 2015

Meet David Artist: Local Glasshouse Country Artist

David Howard at home with his Music and Guitar

Experimentation with Art and Music and Video

David primarily works on paintings and drawings, but also experiments with video and music.

David Howard at work in his Art Studio in Beerwah

Artist David Howard at Work

Eggs and Torpedo by David Howard 2012

Eggs and Torpedo by David Howard

David’s ART will be on display at Jugglers Art Space: All are welcome to the city show, which will be on October the 9th at 6:30pm at Jugglers Art Space, Fortitude Valley. http://www.jugglers.org.au Feel free to contact the gallery or David for any details.

Although, David does not run an open studio, he can be contacted via his web page or email at http://www.dehoward.com or dhoward61@gmail.com

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