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10.19.14 - This Sunday I will be showing my art as part of the New Noise Music Festival Block Party in
the Funk Zone on Grey Street (future site to the Funk Zone Artist Village).



"Cartoons That Have Influenced" Opening Reception - Saturday Oct.18th 28th 3-6pm
Youth Interactive - 209 Anacapa St.- Funk Zone, CA
- acrylic on floated plexigalss over upcycled found wood


NOW SHOWING!
Selected works from my two series "Navigating" & "CityEscape Mindreading," are on display at the Santa Barbara Art Foundry. Cruise by!


My "Navigating" mural in the Funk Zone in Santa Barbara, CA featured in a Polo/Ralph Lauren
film short/advertisement, shot by the legendary Bruce Weber.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AjrkAgs4mhY&list=PLQFH2u36VILecNw6b5lUsED8pVU0F1y5Z


"Permeate" 50in. x 60in. acrylic on canvas.
On Display Friday Sept. 5th thru Sunday Oct. 26th 2014
@ MichaelKate in the Funk Zone. Opening Reception Friday Sept. 12th, 2014



NOW SHOWING! 12 of 20 "CityEscape" shadow pieces on plexiglass
@ the SB Art Foundry in the Funk Zone. 120 Santa Barbara St.


07.27.14 - Youth Interactive held a benefit in the Funk Zone in Santa Barbara, CA
that included Michael McDonald (Doobie Bros.) & friends and local band One Two Tree.
I helped direct 3 artists from Youth Interactive live paint and then the works of art were
presented to the musicians. To see a 3 min. time-lapse video of the 6 hours event:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lHAQmxEipB4


07.12.14 - davidjdiamant.com POP-UP Art Show in The Funk Zone
2nd Saturdays Funk Zone Art Walk, Santa Barbara, CA
To see a 4 hrs in 2 min. time-lapse video w/ added ANIMATION:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5opMZ0x5DU0


07.03.14 - davidjdiamant.com Guerrilla Art Show in Downtown Santa Barbara, CA -
to see a 2 hrs in 2 min. time-lapse video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vTyeG7PpDpc
07.03.14 - Guerrilla Art Show, Santa Barbara, CA

06.14.14 - 2nd Saturdays Funk Zone Art Walk, Santa Barbara, CA
Over 10 artshows/studios plus murals and street art!
to see 3 hrs in 3 min. via time lapse: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eUEJxiPZzf0


After participating in "Pianos On State" and then being enjoyed at a winery in the Funk Zone, IT IS ALIVE!
After a few new screws and a little touch up, my piano (now nicknamed "Toast") is now on temporary display
(for all to play!) at the Arts Fund Gallery in the Funk Zone. Thx guys!


Now showing "Sunset Surfers" at Carr Winery "The Warehouse" in Santa Ynez!


10.30.13 - Funk Zone Map Mural - DONE.- located in The Funk Zone across from The Lark on Anacapa St. in SBCA - as of 06.10.14 it is still up!
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previous exhibitions

"Navigating" Opening Reception - Sunday Sept. 28th 4-6pm
SB Art Foundry - 120 Santa Barbara St.- Funk Zone, CA
- acrylic and ink on upcycled found wood


In April of 2014 The Museum of Contemporary Art of Santa Barbara invited local artists to come
and create for 24 hours straight and display their art for sale as they completed a piece.
The proceeds went to the artist and the museum. I only lasted 12 hours. This is my 12 hours
in 2min. Met great ppl. Had a great time. Enjoy. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4OhRPf9YgYA


Here is a smattering of my work from the past few years.

"Navigating" - 12ft x 6ft mural. Completed 02.23.14 (Mason & Helena - a block from the beach)
I will be removing the mural on 06.17.14
"AMASS Gallery Project" in The Funk Zone - Santa Barbara, CA

@ Reds - 211 Helena St. SBCA
"ONE TRACK MIND: an homage" - a collaborative art show - mixed media -
David J Diamant w/ Martin Diaz, Skye Gwilliam & Philip Koplin
05.10.14 & 06.14.14 Part of 2nd Saturdays Artwalk in the Funk Zone 2pm until LATE


04.19.14 thru 05.22.14 @ ART FROM SCRAP - 302 E. Cota St. SBCA
"No Waste Earth" Invitational Community Art Exhibition
Artist Reception Saturday April 26th EARTH DAY! 5pm - 7:30pm
10 local artists (I have three pieces in this show)


04.07.14 thru 05.04.14 - Reds - 211 Helena St. SBCA
"ONE TRACK MIND: an homage" - a collaborative art show - mixed media -
David J Diamant w/ Martin Diaz, Skye Gwilliam & Philip Koplin
Artists reception: Saturday April 12th 4:30pm-7:30pm
Part of 2nd Saturdays Artwalk in the Funk Zone 1-5pm


THIS SATURDAY! - 04.12.14 - "One Track Mind: an homage" -
Collaborative Art Show
Sat. - Reds - Funk Zone - SBCA
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04.25.14 - 5th annual From Dusk 'til Drawn: 24-Hour Drawing Rally!
Museum of Contemporary Art Santa Barbara
to see 12 hrs in 2 min. via time lapse: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4OhRPf9YgYA


02.21.14 thru 04.05.14 - Arts Fund Gallery - "Obsession" exhibition.
Artiist reception: Saturday March 8th 1pm-5pm
Part of 2nd Saturdays Artwalk in the Funk Zone


03.06.14 - "Navigating" - 5:30pm - ? This Thursday! " First Thursday Art Walk" at Blush in downtown Santa Barbara
I will be debuting over 30 pieces in this series. All pieces are paint and stain on found wood.
Carr winery will be there pouring wine. Thanks to Ryan and Jessica Carr :)


03.01.14 - "The VADA Draw" - This Saturday! I was invited to be part of the Visual Arts & Design Academy (SBHS)
benefit at Santa Barbara Art Foundry from 7pm-10pm. Guests will enjoy food, drink, music & dancing,
and with the purchase of every ticket comes a piece of original art! (I can't show my pieces until after the show.)


"Tiny Bubbles" now showing at Blush in downtown Santa Barbara, CA (thru the end of February)


02.26.14 - This Wed. an event from "Opera Santa Barbara" w/ a preview and artist talk, of the group show "Obsession" at the Arts Fund Gallery
(I have 6 pieces in this show - artists reception 03.08.14). Then the guests are taken to Art Foundry for a 3 course meal w/ wine and opera pairing....
ok maybe i made up that the food and wine are paired with the opera...then again...call 805-324-4230 for tickets. Food by Chef Pink


After participating in "Pianos On State" and then being enjoyed at a winery in the Funk Zone, IT IS ALIVE!
After a few new screws and a little touch up, my piano (now nicknamed "Toast") is now on temporary display
(for all to play!) at the Arts Fund Gallery in the Funk Zone. Thx guys!


12.04.13 - Santa Barbara Guitar Bar - apparel coming soon!

11.01.2013 - Wine Label - "Wrecking Ball" Port - now available at Avelina Wine Co. in the Funk Zone SBCA


10.22.13 - "Pianos On State" Santa Barbara, CA (piano will be on display and for play on State St. from 10.10.13 thru 10.21.13)
At conclusion of event, piano will reside in Avelina Wine Co., in the Funk Zone -, at 131 Anacapa Street, behind Figeroa Mtn. Brewery)


10.26.13 - Noches De Los Muertos: LOTERIA - Muddy Waters, SBCA - closing reception 11.07.13


10.11.13 -" Doing Dishes" is 1 of 26 accepted images out of hundreds of submissions for the CAPTURED photography
contest at the SBTC. Opening Reception Friday October 11th, 2013. On display thru Nov. 2nd, 2013




10.10.13 - "Pianos On State" Santa Barbara, CA (piano will be on display and for play on State St. from 10.10.13 thru 10.21.13)
At conclusion of event, piano will reside in Avelina Wine Co., in the Funk Zone -, at 131 Anacapa Street, behind Figeroa Mtn. Brewery)
david-j-diamant- Pianos On Staste 2013




10.18.13 - Funk Zone Map Mural
david-j-diamant-Funk-Zone Map-Mural

Need another reason to come check out the piano I painted? This Friday 10.18.13 Spencer Barnitz & Todd Capps
will be killin' it lounge style offering up: Spencer and Todd's Swingin' Moods -on the corner of State and Canon Perdido at 6:45pm.



10.05.13 - Mural Installation located at 161 Yanonali St. Santa Barbara, CA (open to the public - 2nd floor)




"Tiny Bubbles" April 4, 2013 - Chateau Belle - S.B.

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Sunset Surfers Sat. July 21st 2011
david j diamant - San Franpsycho - Sunset Surfers - June 1st 2011


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david j diamant - RESIDUE art show at Carr Winery

david j diamant - Moodhead show

All images are original, for sale, and the property of David J Diamant © 2012
david@davidjdiamant.com