David Guinn

David Guinn working on the mural restoration of "The Heart of Baltimore Avenue." Photo by David Swanson.
“Could we ever know each other in the slightest without the arts?” – Gabrielle Roy
David Guinn is a mural artist based in Philadelphia, PA. A graduate of Columbia University in New York City, he was originally trained as an architect. Painting in public space since 1998, David has created numerous public and private commissions around the United States and other cities worldwide including Amman, Jordan; Skien, Norway; Montreal; Toronto; New York; Washington, DC; Chicago; and Charlottesville, VA. David is on the faculty of Arcadia University. In 2016, David founded The Percy Street Project, an outdoor space dedicated to promoting innovative, technologically driven public art. David lives with his wife, artist Desiree Guinn, and two daughters in South Philadelphia.

Last updated: Dec 11, 2018