David DeSimone is an artist based in New York City and a graduate of the School of the Art Institute of Chicago who delves into the urban landscape with his vibrant and highly textured paintings.
The objects (sometimes figures) depicted in DeSimone’s landscapes have their own distinct personality that reveal glimpses of urban life. With a keen eye for detail, the artist quietly observes both interiors and exteriors, capturing the essence of the city. Using a variety of materials, compositions, shapes, and colors, DeSimone crafts visual languages that effectively convey his experiences and observations to a diverse audience.
DeSimone's impactful work has been showcased in numerous exhibitions across New York City and the Hamptons. Notable displays include Winter Collection, Town & Country, In Bloom, Under the Influence, and Winter Landscapes at MM Fine Art in Southampton, NY, as well as American Realism: A Survey at Gerald Peters Gallery in New York City. His work has also shown at the Affordable Art Fair and Art Market Hamptons. His art has garnered attention and recognition from prominent publications such as NYArts Magazine and Downtown Magazine. Through his compelling paintings, DeSimone invites viewers to contemplate the challenges and dynamics of urban landscapes, shedding light on their inherent complexities.