about the artist

David Paul Kay is a New York City based American contemporary artist & muralist.

Originally from Eastern Europe David moved to New York City in 2008 where soon after he developed and became known for his new unique black and white signature style. Using vibrant lines and infinite perspective David transforms canvas, paper, fabric, walls and various other mediums into intricate kinetic pieces. 

Artist's collaborations and commissions include: "Montblanc x David Paul Kay"  global campaign partnership with Montblanc, Large scale wall mural at PayPal New York headquarters, Interiors for Equinox Orchard Street showroom, One of a kind car design for Cadillac during Art Basel Miami. David has hosted numerous solo exhibitions and his work has been included in group shows in New York, Los Angeles, Paris, London and Dubai. 


Residencies: 

Visual Artists Group Lost Angeles | The Mandrake  London

Currently represented by:

HLK Art Group New York | Kipton Art Advisory New York & Los Angeles | TOAD gallery, London

Visual Artists Group Los Angeles | Galerie-Kontakthof, Paris | Danielle Wohl Art Advisory | TWYLA

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Exhibitions & Collaborations

  • 2019 - TRANSFORMATION Exterior Mural, Tbilisi
  • 2019 - MAZE AT THE MANDRAKE Interior Mural, London
  • 2019 - THE MANDRAKE Artist Residency, London
  • 2019 - WINTER FIRE Group Exhibition, New York
  • 2019 - INFINITY Piece collaboration with Jeremy Silva, New York


  • 2018 - RESOLUTIONS Solo Exhibition, New York
  • 2018 - MONTBLANC BOUTIQUE Exterior Mural, Barcelona
  • 2018 - MONTBLANC BOND STREET Exterior Mural, London
  • 2018 - MONTBLANC M(RED) - Mural Presentation, New York
  • 2018 - MONTBLANC x DAVID PAUL KAY Global Campaign Collaboration, Hamburg
  • 2018 - MORPH Group Exhibition at Primed Projects, New York
  • ​2018 - BADESSI x KAY Group Exhibition at SPG Architects, New York
  • ​2018 - DEMONS OF THE GARDEN Group Exhibition, New York
  • 2018 - ABSTRACT FIGURATIVE Group Exhibition at Gallery 104, New York
  • 2018 - CIRCLE OF TIME Solo Exhibition at Soho House, West Hollywood
  • 2018 - MONOCHROME Curated Group Exhibition at Prime Gallery, Jersey City
  • 2018 - EQUINOX ORCHARD STREET OFFICES Interior Mural, New York
  • 2018 - RENDERING LIKENESS Group Exhibition, New York


  • 2017- EQUINOX ORCHARD STREET SHOWROOM Interior Mural, New York
  • 2017- UNFRAMED OFF FIFTH Curated Group Exhibition, New York
  • 2017 - EAST MEETS WEST Collaboration with Stone Zhu & Parsons, New York
  • 2017 - MOTT NYC Exterior Mural, New York
  • ​2017- INNOVATION DEN Interior Mural, Coeur d'Alene
  • 2017- ARTBRIDGE Annual Auction, NYC
  • 2017- KONTAKT N°3 Group Exhibition at Galerie Kontakthof, Paris
  • 2017- GLAAD MEDIA AWARDS Annual Art Auction, New York
  • 2017 - WHERE IS THE AFTERPARTY Group Exhibition, New York
  • 2017 - SEVENxSEVEN Residency & Solo Show at Visual Artists Group, Los Angeles


  • 2016 - ART IN TRANSIT Exterior Mural, Philadelphia
  • 2016 - PERRY STREET SALON Group Exhibition, New York
  • 2016 - ANIMAMUS ART SALON Curated Group Exhibition, New York
  • 2016 - ROOFTOP POP UP Group Exhibition, New York
  • 2016 - KONTAKTHOF GALLERY GOES BOUQUINISTE Group Exhibition, Paris
  • 2016 - PUBLIC FACTORY Solo Exhibition at Soho Grand, New York 
  • 2016 - CURATED SOLO EXHIBITION Ideal Glass Gallery, New York
  • 2016 - EAST SIDE ORGY Exterior Mural at Ideal Glass Gallery, New York


  • 2015 - CADILLAC x DAVID PAUL KAY Live Art Piece for Art Basel, Miami
  • 2015 - 212 WILLIAMSBURG Exterior Mural, New York
  • 2015 - STAGE 158 Exterior Mural, New York
  • 2015 - 100 GATES PROJECT Exterior Mural, New York
  • 2015 - UP&OUT Dance Film Collaboration, New York
  • 2015 - EMERGING ARTISTS AWARDS Group Exhibition, Dubai  
  • 2015 - CONCEPTION ART Group Exhibition, New York 
  • 2015 - ABSTRACT GROUP EXHIBITION Dacia Gallery, New York


  • 2014 - SOLO EXHIBITION The Madison Fire Island, New York 
  • 2014 - POETS IN LUST Art Film by Block6Films, New York


  • 2013 - GLAAD ANNUAL ART AUCTION Metropolitan Pavilion, New York
  • 2013 - G LOUNGE & GALLERY Interior Mural Installation, New York
  • 2013 - TWO ARTIST POP UP EXHIBITION West End Gallery, New York 
  • 2013 - SPRING GROUP SHOW Greenpoint Gallery, New York


  • 2012 - FIRST INAUGURAL SHOW 286 Spring Gallery, New York 


  • 2010 - NEXT MAGAZINE AWARD Leslie Lohman Museum,  New York


MONTBLANC x DAVID PAUL KAY solo exhibition, Chelsea, New York

MONTBLANC x DAVID PAUL KAY solo exhibition, Chelsea, New York