Primarily self-Taught, Dave began making photographs at the age of 9. He learned basic darkroom techniques from his father, a physician who is also a painter and photographer and He Continued to take photographs while studying Film theory at the university of Illinois.

He lives in Los Angeles.


Exhibitions and awards

2013 Fotoflo (tie for Best Series) DRKRM Gallery. Chinatown, Los Angeles CA

2013 "Pinup" Presented by the Lucie Foundation. Robert Berman Gallery, bergamot station, Santa Monica CA

2012 Smashbox/Mopla Show. Smashbox Studios, Culver City

2011: "Open Call 2011." (honorable Mention) Urban:sanctuary Gallery with the Barnsdall Art Center of Los Angeles. JUrors: Jane Chafin, Peter Frank and Edgar Varela.





Dave Slodki