Daek William

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Biography

Daek William is an Australian painter, mural and installation artist. He is most known for and has an extensive practice in large scale outdoor street art and artwork for commercial and residential premises.This includes commissions by owners of many Perth venues, with a large range of artwork and installations specifically produced for the venue.

Solo Exhibitions

2015
Sword and society

Second Solo exhibition with Linton and Kay galleries that focused on a theme of fantasy and mythological beings

2013
'Welcome to the world of'

First exhibition with Linton and Kay, art works produced for this show was a variety of interactive elements included scratch and sniff paintings, mechanical levers, and heat sensitive work

2011
Under the influence

First major exhibition in Melbourne Victoria, Artworks were based on portraits of influential artists and friends.

2007
Daek

Daek William's entry to showing as a gallery artist, a collection of aerosol based works. shown at the TAFE gallery

Awards

2012
Ironlak aus/nz best mural 1st place

2011
Redbull Australia wide aerosol competition

3rd in australia

Collections

Perth College

Commissions

2017
Victoria Park indoor swimming pool mural

2017
intercontinetal Hotel

2016
city of stirling

2016
Curtain B410

2013
barrow island Mural - chevron

Galleries

Linton and Kay

Studio 281

Artist Statement

Daek william’s studio practice often is a combination of painting and interactive elements which often incorporate light, nature, and mechanical structures. Inspired by a child like wonder , his work often incorporates a playfulness with the viewer encouraging to interact with the piece.