david roman uk-based sports artist painting in the studio


David Roman is a leading Romanian-British sports artist known for his textured and energetic paintings of world-class athletes.

His diverse subjects have included Serena Williams, Michael Jordan, Roger Federer, Conor McGregor and Anthony Joshua. While the subjects may span across multiple sports, each canvas is painted with dynamic, textured abstractions of power and strength.

Works by Roman have been collected by renowned athletes like Mo Salah, Trent Alexander-Arnold and Aleksandar Mitrovic, as well as private collectors across the world, from New York to Dubai, London and Sydney.

Clients include the NFL, Reebok, as well as the Professional Footballers' Association who works with Roman to create portraits for their monthly awards.


"This is Art for the Champs. Through these paintings athletes' greatest moments live on for generations to come."