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David Parrish

David Parrish (b. 1939, Birmingham, Alabama) began his Photorealist career in the 1970s by painting motorcycles. Influenced by Pop art, Parrish moved on to still lifes of ceramic souvenirs, amusement park rides, and other subjects of Americana. He has exhibited widely throughout the southern United States as well as internationally and is represented in many public collections. Parrish received his B.F.A. from University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa.

Featured Works

— David Parrish

Previous Exhibitions

The Flat Files Exhibition image

The Flat Files

Prints, Posters and Ephemera from our Files

3 June — 19 July, 2023

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Art Miami

SoHo Edition

2 December , 2020— 29 January, 2021

Detail of Gniewek's painting Greektown

Recent Acquisitions

Virtual Exhibition

1 July — 14 October, 2020

David Parrish - High Gloss

David Parrish

High Gloss

5 September — 28 September, 2019

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From Lens to Eye to Hand

Photorealism 1969 to Today

6 August , 2017— 21 January, 2018

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Photorealism: 50 Years of Hyperrealistic Painting

Tampa Museum of Art Tampa, Florida

30 June — 8 October, 2017

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