Michael David

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Birthday
22, 1954
Birthplace
Reno, NV
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthplace
Reno, NV

About

American painter who is known for his use of encaustic technique in his work which incorporates pigment with heated beeswax. His collections have been shown at places such as the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Guggenheim Museum.

Before Fame

He had his first one-man show in 1981 at the Sidney Janis Gallery.

Trivia

He was the youngest person at the time in 1981 to be awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship.

Family Life

He was raised with his family in Brooklyn, New York.

Associated With

He played bass with Jerry Nolan of The New York Dolls in the 1970s.