David Quinn was born in Dublin, Ireland in 1971. He lives and works in Shillelagh, County Wicklow. He has been exhibiting his work regularly since 1995. 

Recent solo shows include: New Paintings, Purdy Hicks, London (2021), Verse, Rossicontemporary, Brussels (2020); David Quinn, Gana Art Hannam, Seoul (2019); and Paintings, Yanagisawa Gallery, Tokyo (2018).

“Make an island of yourself, make yourself your refuge; there is no other refuge. Make truth your island, make truth your refuge; there is no other refuge.” The Buddha