David Anthony is a muralist whose captivating artwork can be found in restaurants across Ontario, from paan shops to dhaba stops. His notable murals grace establishments such as Avsar Gujarati Thali, Free Bird Health Club, and Desi Road.
Inspired by a transformative encounter with Desi/South Asian culture, David’s murals reflect the richness and diversity of this vibrant heritage. From Bollywood and Pakistani Cinema to South Indian Cinema, Gujarati Cuisine, Bhangra, Khalsa and Sikh Gurus, Dhaba, and Hakka Chinese, his art encompasses a wide range of influences.
Growing up in a culturally diverse family (Indigenous, German and Romanian roots), David deeply appreciates diversity and inclusion. David Anthony continues to leave an indelible mark on the artistic landscape, bridging cultures and inspiring conversations about diversity, inclusion, and the power of art.