David D’Andrade is a painter and mixed media artist living and working in Los Angeles, CA. He began his art education at Pratt Institute and continued his studies at the San Francisco Art Institute, where he received his BFA in 1994 and his MFA in Painting in 1996. During his studies at SFAI, D’Andrade received the Daler Rowny Painting Award, as well as the SFAI Graduate Merit Fellowship in 1994. D’Andrade was also the co-founder of Event 2451, an art exhibition space in San Francisco, CA.
David D’Anrdade has exhibited his work nationwide including at such venues as the Chelsea Museum if Art in New York, NY, the Sonoma Museum of Visual Art and Mesh Gallery in Santa Rosa, CA, as well as at the Artists Television Access Gallery, Muse Gallery in San Francisco, CA. Recently he has also exhibited his work in the Los Angeles area at such venues as the Los Angeles Art Association Gallery, MAS ATTACK, and the South Bay Contemporary Gallery in San Pedro, CA. D’Andrade has also received the Artslant Showcase Award in Painting in 2011 and the Juror’s Award for California Small Works for the Sonoma Museum of Visual Art in 2004.
In addition to his exhibition resume, D’Andrade is currently an adjunct instructor at The New York Film Academy, and has been an adjunct instructor for Sonoma State University, Napa Valley College, El Camino College, New Roads School and the New York Film Academy.