VISUAL ARTIST / MURAL ARTIST
0422 434 381 ▪ [email protected] ▪ PO Box 6040, Mooloolah QLD 4553
David Houghton has produced a diverse range of creative commissions including photo realistic portraits, scenic underwater, flora and fauna murals, modern contemporary pieces and vibrant street art that can be seen across SEQ.
Inspired by pushing boundaries to create more meaningful works that represent his love for the natural environment, often combining animals and natural elements of colour. David uses a combination of techniques from formal mural styles and traditional hand painted signage.
With over 10 years in the public art arena David has completed commissions for clients such as Sunshine Coast Council, Department of Transport and Main Roads Queensland, University of the Sunshine Coast and Moreton Bay Regional Council to name a few.
David has taken part in many live painting opportunities such as First Coat International Arts Festival, Horizons Festival, Sunshine Coast World Environment Day, Festuri Multi Cultural Festival and Animating Spaces Eudlo.
David has also had experience in leading projects such as Moreton Bay Rail Link Public Art Project as the Principal Contractor, Project Co-Ordinator and Lead Artist.
David has also worked with various community organisations on projects that include workshops and artist mentoring partnerships, some clients include Gympie Regional Council, Moreton Bay Regional Council, Sunshine Coast Youth Justice Service, IFYS and Headspace.
David has also contributed artworks in gallery group shows locally and nationally.