DPLAfest 2017 has ended
DPLAfest 2017—the fourth major gathering of the Digital Public Library of America’s broad community—will take place on April 20-21, 2017 in Chicago at Chicago Public Library’s Harold Washington Library Center. For more information, visit the DPLA website.

David Allen

Allen Tattoo

David Allen is a world renowned tattooer and fledgling painter.

It’s never been any particular medium that held David Allen’s attention. He’s moved effortlessly through disciplines, ultimately pursuing the most interpersonal — tattooing — the one-on-one tightrope thrills him to no end. Coupling communication with his design methodologies, he immediately became highly sought after by clients from across the world.

He’s recently dedicated himself to painting, selling pieces he creates in his Chicago studio to customers the world over. He also enjoys speaking at firms and colleges, discussing how to translate a client’s needs into a finalized product. David has been featured by the Journal of the American Medical Association, Newsweek, Bustle, the Chicago Tribune, and NPR (WBUR).

My Speakers Sessions

Thursday, April 20

3:30pm PDT