Biography and Timeline

Born in 1976, in Syracuse, NY, David Yawman is a visual artist based in Beacon and Brooklyn, NY.  David began painting at age 33, in 2010, the day after the birth of his daughter, Luna.  He mainly paints with acrylic on canvas, wood panel, and various other surfaces.  Completely self taught as an artist, David has a background in audio recording and mixing, musical performance, land surveying, aircraft mechanics, interior design, and heavy civil construction.  David is fully dedicated to painting, working every day to improve his craft.  





      November 2016- January 2017

               "People and Faces"

               Solo exhibition at Dub Pies, Prospect Park, Brooklyn, NY.  Curated by Deb            



      September 2015

               "Matter of Spirit"

               Solo exhibition at Two Way Brewing Co., Beacon, NY


        June 2015

               Solo exhibition at Castlebraid Gallery, Brooklyn, NY for Bushwick Open                         



        April-May 2015

              "Making History" Arts in Bushwick benefit group show, Storefront Ten Eyck,                    

              Brooklyn, NY


     December 5- January 3, 2014/ 2015

              "Small Works Show"

               one piece, Catalyst Gallery, Beacon, NY


     September 1- 21 2014

             "101 Acre Wood"

              solo exhibition at Catalyst Gallery, Beacon, NY