ARTIST STATEMENT:

DAVE DAVE CREATES CONCEPTUAL WORKS THAT REPRESENTS HOPE IN AN URBAN ENVIRONMENT, WHERE OFTENTIMES THE STRUGGLES OF LIFE CAN BE SURPASSED BY THE EXPERIENCE OF LIVING. DAVE UTILIZES THE BELIEF IN THE CONCEPT OF POSITIVITY IN ORDER TO PROMOTE WORLD PEACE. AS WELL, DAVE FOCUSES ON THE IDEA OF REPLICATION IN ORDER TO PROMOTE RETENTION.

DAVE DAVE UTILIZES CONCEPTS SUCH AS THE USE OF REPEATED PATTERNS, REMINISCENT OF POP-ART OF THE LATE 1960'S TO TODAY. SIMILARLY, HIS ARTWORK CAN BE RECOGNIZED BY THE INHERENT RELATION BETWEEN POPULAR CULTURE AND THE PRESS. USING REPETITION AS HIS FOCUS AND PROVOCATION AS HIS MEDIA, DAVE DAVE INVESTIGATES THE IDEA OF EXPECTATIONS IN A MEDIA DRIVEN WORLD.