DeSimone David paints in oil on canvas, focusing primarily on landscapes depicting themes of erosion and loss of identity. His work has been shown in various galleries in New York City and the Hamptons. David has been featured in NYArts Magazine and Downtown Magazine. His influences range from photorealists Richard Estes and Chuck Close to symbolists James Ensor, and Arnold Böcklin. DeSimone is a graduate of the Art Institute of Chicago. He lives in New York City.