The Team

Meet thedavidKspace Salon Style Team

One Voice – One Mode – One Philosophy

Everyone on our style team is extensively trained in our signature cutting and coloring methods, as well as mentored in a post-modern client conversation and a transformed salon experience.

David Kinigson

Creative Director and Founder (aka David K)

David is an “A-list” New York City haircutter and “the most famous hairdresser you’ve never heard of.” He is an internationally renowned salon owner – thedavidKspace salon in West Palm Beach, FL and Salon Dada NYC – who is a celebrated educator, a top fashion magazine and celebrity stylist, author, television personality, consultant/coach, spokesperson and renaissance artist. David’s elegant haircuts, sophisticated styles and trend-views have appeared in such magazines as Harper’s Bazaar, Vogue, Allure, Elle, W, Esquire, GQ, Interview, Modern Salon, American Salon, Beauty Launchpad and Behind The Chair.

Donna Karan, Faye Dunaway, Darryl Hannah, Brooke Shields, Paulina Porizkova and Isabella Rossellini are among the celebrities and models who have worn his ‘cuts and ‘dos. David’s career has spanned four decades and he is proud to be a founding member of the prestigious Intercoiffure Artistic Team and ICA Haircutting Council. As an early pioneer of dry haircutting David has innovated many advanced haircutting techniques. David has a ‘musified’ love for women and developed a more dignified approach to the client conversation, as well as protocols for excellence that have become industry standards. With a lifelong passion for excellence in beauty and empowerment through education, David K has dedicated his career to “the quest for the perfect haircut” and “a transformed salon experience.” David is honored to have been awarded the prestigious Créateur de Mode 2013 at the Night of the Stars Gala in Paris. In 1986 David wrote and published The Haircutter’s Handbook with a preface by Vidal Sassoon and 2016 ushered in the release of the 30th Anniversary Edition of The Haircutter’s Handbook.

Brittany Duarte

Education Director


Brittany has spent the last 10 years perfecting her craft of hairdressing. Her love of teaching and advanced haircutting education has led her to seek out only the most elite professionals to train with and work along side of. Her search for advanced education lead her to thedavidkspace salon & academy where she studied and gained proficiency in our signature haircutting. Brittany’s commitment to each client is for them to leave feeling and looking beautiful, having experienced the space of excellence.