David Schonhoff is an American artist born in San Diego, California.  He attended multiple art schools throughout his younger life, and earned his BFA in studio art from California State University of Channel Islands in 2012. Schonhoff has shown his works in multiple cities across California. David creates representational art and focuses mainly on the stories of overcoming struggles in everyday life through harsh realities. While painting is his primary focus, Schonhoff also works in variety of other mediums and techniques, including illustration, photography, sculpture, film, animation, apparel, products, social media content, and gallery installations. He currently lives and works in his studio in Mar Vista, California.