David Fairbrother is highly-respected throughout Europe as an expert buyer, consultant and restoration specialist in European art and antiques. David developed his appreciation and knowledge of antiques, restoration and refinishing skills working alongside experts in Europe. Over the past two decades, he has built a large network, sourcing and importing period European furniture, ecclesiastic items and religious objects.His reputation as a highly-respected consultant on European art and antiques has been established through many years and thousands of miles working the markets of France, Belgium, Italy and England. David’s design and restoration work has been featured in magazines and in some of the leading retail spaces in the country. His focus is on incorporating antique and reclaimed materials in commercial and residential settings, as accent pieces, in major renovations or custom build projects. His knowledge and experience in the antiques world has led him to several commissioned projects and installations, including custom build industrial furniture and lighting from reclaimed and salvage objects.
David and his team provide end-to-end service, from sourcing and buying in Europe to expert logistics and international shipping, warehousing, restoration and local delivery. Born in Toronto, Canada, David speaks French and is often called on to lead guided buying trips. Consultations and tours can be arranged for professional and private clients on request.
David, his collection, and his designs can be found regularly at the Nashville Antique and Garden Show, the Brimfield Antique Fair, and in the spring and fall at Round Top, Texas.