Dave Rankin is an Australian artist renowned for his abstract paintings. His art draws inspiration from Aboriginal art, European abstraction and Chinese and Japanese styles.
David currently resides and works in New York City with his wife and three children, where his artwork can be seen in museums and galleries around the globe.
Early Life and Education
Rankin (born 1966) studied photography at the London College of Printing before cofounding Dazed & Confused magazine with Jefferson Hack.
He is a fashion photographer whose portfolio includes campaigns for Rimmel, Dove, Nike and BMW. Additionally he has photographed celebrities such as Kate Moss, Madonna and Juliette Binoche.
His work has been featured in magazines such as Vogue, Vanity Fair and Harper’s Bazaar. Furthermore, he is a member of the British Fashion Council.
Rankin was an outspoken pacifist. She opposed the United States entering World War I and helped pass women’s suffrage laws, as well as leading the anti-Vietnam War movement.
David Rankin has been a licensed professional for over three decades and represents licensees throughout Florida in administrative proceedings. This includes engineers, accountants, dentists, pharmacists, veterinarians and real estate brokers in matters involving the Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation in Tallahassee.
He handles real estate transactions for buyers and sellers in Tampa. He understands the complexities that can arise during a property transfer, so he strives to resolve them swiftly so the process can move forward smoothly.
His practice also encompasses litigation against the government. He has represented hundreds of people in numerous first amendment cases and speaks frequently on police conduct at various law schools. Furthermore, Rankin has extensive expertise in class action cases as well as representing protesters against unconstitutional arrests.
Achievements and Honors
Dave Rankin has earned recognition for his accomplishments across a wide range of fields. He is an accomplished artist, experienced software developer and renowned author.
He has also been active in his community, serving as both a mentor and tutor for several years. Although his pedagogical background wasn’t something innate to him, through high-quality teacher preparation programs and continuing professional development, he has been able to significantly increase his impact on students’ success.
He was recently named the most influential African-Caribbean person in Toronto by a local newspaper. Additionally, he co-hosted on an international digital television show that reported news stories from around the world, and his positive energy made for great company and comfortable conversations.
Dave Rankin was a dedicated family man who put his work and devotion into his career, church, and family. As Radiology Consultants’ physician in Omaha, Nebraska, he brought advanced CAT Scan and Magnetic Resonance Imaging technology to his community. Dave made an impact on those around him with his pioneering efforts.
He also dedicated himself to aiding children with disabilities and was an active supporter of the American Cancer Society. Together with his wife, he had several children: David Christopher Rankin, Susan Marie Rankin, Paul Edward Rankin, John William Rankin, Thomas Joseph Rankin, Andrew Michael Rankin and Theresa Ann Rankin.
Rankin manages to balance his work schedule with time for an intimate friendship with his family, who are members of the Unitarian Universalist Church in Brooklyn, New York. In addition, Rankin has written a pamphlet outlining his Christian beliefs.
As of 2022, Rankin is estimated to have a net worth of $12 million. He primarily earns his living through his acting, modeling and internet celebrity careers.
Dave Rankin makes a substantial income from his real estate agency career. Additionally, he was co-host of the house listing show Love It or List It.
Furthermore, he has featured in multiple commercials which has enabled him to amass an enormous fortune.
Rankin began his professional career in 2006 as a cast member on Video Gaiden, a Scottish video game show originally broadcast on BBC Two Scotland. Subsequently, he appeared on Scottish television shows Legit and The Old Guys as well as STV’s Taggart between 2007-2010.