Born in 1965, he graduated with an Honours Degree from Camberwell School of Art and studied drawing and painting at the Florence Academy in Italy. He went on to work for the National Gallery, as part of their in-house publicity and exhibition design team. After he completed his studies in Florence, he spent two years working primarily as a portrait painter, before concentrating on ‘plein air' landscape painting.He has exhibited widely, both in London and Spain. He has shown his work at the Royal Society of Oil Painters and the Royal Society of Portrait Painters, both at the Mall Galleries, Watermans Gallery and the Affordable Art Fair. David is currently living and working in Spain, where he has exhibited in Madrid, Marbella and Seville.