David Shrobe

Born 1974 in New York
Lives and works in New York


David Shrobe holds an MFA in painting from Hunter College. He is an alumnus of the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, and was a Joan Mitchell Artist Teaching Fellow. His work was recently included in PUNCH at Jeffrey Deitch Gallery, Los Angels, CA; Uptown, the Wallach Art Gallery Triennial at the Lenfest Center of the Arts, New York, NY;  Bronx Calling: the Fourth AIM Biennial, at the Bronx Museum, and in Harlem Postcards at the Studio Museum in Harlem.  He has had solo exhibitions at Thierry Goldberg New York and Miami; Jenkins Johnson Gallery in San Francisco, and The Sugar Hill Children’s Museum in Harlem among others.  He has shown at numerous art fairs including EXPO Chicago, Untitled Miami Beach, and most recently had a solo booth in The Armory Show. Shrobe’s work is part of the public collections of The Brooklyn Museum, NY; The Block Museum, Evanston, IL; Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art at the University of Oregon, Eugene, OR; and NSU Art Museum, Fort Lauderdale, FL. 




  • All That I AM

    All That I AM is an edition series organized by curator Larry Ossei-Mensah in collaboration with Art+Culture Projects that explores contemporary artists’ engagements with the complexities of cultural identity. The fourth installment of this series features Delphine Desane, February James, Tajh Rust, and Vaughn Spann, who all center the human condition and emotion in their work.