Raised in Los Angeles, David received a BFA from the University of Southern California in 2009. His art examines multicultural discernment and displays autobiographical tendencies. He also likes shiny objects. In 2011, David relocated to New York City, where he received an MFA at the School of Visual Arts. He works in various media, mainly painting, sculpture, and installation. David has exhibited in several cities, including Los Angeles, New York, and Shanghai.