DAVE EASSA (b. 1991) currently lives and works in Baltimore, MD. He recently had a solo presentation at Vox Populi in Philadelphia, PA titled “My Mother Always Told Me I’d Grow Up To Be A Lawyer”. He has participated in group shows internationally (DE, ST, ENG) as well as New York, Oakland, Washington D.C., and Philadelphia.
In 2014 his work was published in New American Paintings No. 112 and he was awarded an Individual Artist Grant in Sculpture from the Maryland State Arts Council. He currently is a Fellow at the Open Society Institute in Baltimore, MD. where he is the founder and director of “Free Space” a program bringing art to incarcerated men at the Maryland Correctional Institute in Jessup.