Roof Party 36 X 72 Giclee On Canvas - Born in Los Angeles and raised in Sacramento, Garibaldi’s early life was
overshadowed by the tough environment that surrounded him. He was not
immune to the lure of graffiti life, and he found a niche in urban art. It was not
until high school that Garibaldi was able to parlay underground influences and
hip-hop culture into positive career opportunities. Despite hard times to come, he
walked away from the mean streets for good and refused to lose the focus and
drive of a young artist pursuing the dreams of world renown.
In 2003, David Garibaldi began turning his illustrations on paper into paintings on
canvas. Although painting was gratifying, Garibaldi wanted to take his artistry to a
different level. He started painting live at urban jazz sessions, nightclubs, and
hip-hop events, using music events to spark his creativity. Painting live became
performance in its own right, and Garibaldi’s work evolved into stage
As he dances, paint flies, arms flail, and...
Roof Party The signature of my paintings is my unique perspective. Perspective originates from life experience. The ability we have to express that experience can help convey our point of view to others. In Roof Party, I wanted to capture certain details that define my view. From the graffiti and the gutter, up to the high rise skyline, and the life that is happening in between; all these elements lend to the artistic representation of my perspective.
Roof Party 36 X 72 Giclee On Canvas, by David Garibaldi David Garibaldi
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