David Snider was born in Boston, Massachusetts in 1950 and grew up in New England and Florida.
He studied English and American Literature at the University of Massachusetts, the University of Leeds/UK and at the Albert-Ludwig-Universität in Freiburg i.B., and took a Bachelor of Arts Degree (cum laude) from the Univ. of Massachusetts in 1984.
In 1986 he moved to West Berlin and there he began to paint. Subsequently, he took a BA (Hons) Degree from the Winchester School of Art/UK in 1998, since which time he has actively engaged his passion for painting.
?My work emerges from an imagination that draws upon the memories and themes of my youth in America and the many paths I have taken in my life.? ? David Snider