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David Fullarton is a Scottish born, San Francisco based artist. He inhabits a dingy studio filled with half empty notebooks, scraps of paper covered in scribbled phrases and other random ephemera that he incorporates into his artwork. These elements represent the often overlooked stuff of daily life, which is the root of Mr Fullarton’s inspiration. He sees beauty in the ways people manage to find joy and meaning in the minutiae. His work falls into two related categories; vibrantly complex canvases whose elements jumble and mix together in a facsimile of modern life, and smaller mixed media drawings on paper. These paper works are sometimes the genesis of the finished paintings, but are more often stand-alone vignettes featuring forlorn characters who find themselves in compromising situations. Like a great many other people he maintains a website that is his name with .com stuck at the end. It has lots of his pictures on it, so you…

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  • Born on April 25
  • Joined May 7, 2009

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About

David Fullarton is a Scottish born, San Francisco based artist. He inhabits a dingy studio filled with half empty notebooks, scraps of paper covered in scribbled phrases and other random ephemera that he incorporates into his artwork. These elements represent the often overlooked stuff of daily life, which is the root of Mr Fullarton’s inspiration. He sees beauty in the ways people manage to find joy and meaning in the minutiae. His work falls into two related categories; vibrantly complex canvases whose elements jumble and mix together in a facsimile of modern life, and smaller mixed media drawings on paper. These paper works are sometimes the genesis of the finished paintings, but are more often stand-alone vignettes featuring forlorn characters who find themselves in compromising situations. Like a great many other people he maintains a website that is his name with .com stuck at the end. It has lots of his pictures on it, so you can judge for yourself just how accurate that somewhat pompous description was.

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