David Jonaitis
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Studio Member since 2012

b.1982

David Jonaitis is renowned for a friendly demeanor that is evident in his portraitures and vibrant use of color.

“I like to make portraits of people who are famous and people I know. Just people that I admire. I admire a lot of people like the staff here, celebrities and some artists who will remain nameless.”

When creating, Jonaitis will often build a tangle of words or motifs around his subjects, swaddling them in visual representations of their personality traits or personal histories. He approaches his work with great dedication and can spend weeks creating the world of a single, unforgettable drawing.

“I love everything about art. How we work, how we do things. I like working with new materials and interacting with other artists. Just being here, being with the artists and staff.”

The Wheel of the Future, 2019

15" x 20"
Into the City, 2016

20" x 27"
Life is Good, 2020

11" x 14"
Fly With Me, 2017

18" x 24"
It’s Too Hot, 2019

14" x 11"
The Caffeine Theater, 2016

28" x 25"
The Hot One, 2017

19" x 24"
Life in the City, 2018

9" x 12"
Fall of Life, 2020

25" x 30"
The Cool Machine, 2016

24" x 18"
Peaceful Majestic, 2019

11" x 17"
The Hardest Working Man, 2016

12" x 12"
Big Yellow Brown Something, 2017

13" x 14"
California Sunny Picnic, 2017

12" x 12"
The Good Old Days, 2016

18" x 24"
The Modern World, 2015

12" x 16"
Good Tme in London, 2018

28" x 22"
Far Far Away, 2016

18" x 24"
Double J Bar, 2015

14" x 22"
Aint No Mountain High Enough, 2018

12" x 20"
I Phone 4, 2014

11" x 14"
Permanent Collection
The Waisman Foundation, Madison, WI - 2017
Winter Expo
Evanston Art Center, Evanston, IL - 2017
Like Sirens
Circle Contemporary North Shore, Glenview, IL - 2019
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The Wheel of the Future, 2019

15" x 20"
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Into the City, 2016

20" x 27"
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Life is Good, 2020

11" x 14"
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Fly With Me, 2017

18" x 24"
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It’s Too Hot, 2019

14" x 11"
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The Caffeine Theater, 2016

28" x 25"
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The Hot One, 2017

19" x 24"
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Life in the City, 2018

9" x 12"
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Fall of Life, 2020

25" x 30"
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The Cool Machine, 2016

24" x 18"
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Peaceful Majestic, 2019

11" x 17"
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The Hardest Working Man, 2016

12" x 12"
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Big Yellow Brown Something, 2017

13" x 14"
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California Sunny Picnic, 2017

12" x 12"
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The Good Old Days, 2016

18" x 24"
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The Modern World, 2015

12" x 16"
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Good Tme in London, 2018

28" x 22"
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Far Far Away, 2016

18" x 24"
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Double J Bar, 2015

14" x 22"
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Aint No Mountain High Enough, 2018

12" x 20"
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I Phone 4, 2014

11" x 14"
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