“Art, in its essence, is not only created by what one sees but also by what the
artist feels in his or her reaction to space, atmosphere, light and ambient color.”
David Hofmann was born in New Jersey and grew up in the Washington, DC area.He graduated from the US Naval Academy with a BS in Engineering and served with the Marine Corps in the US, the Caribbean, the Far East and on the blockade during the Cuban Missile Crisis. He left the Marine Corps to work in private industry, eventually serving as President and CEO of several public and privately owned companies. He also sat on the boards of companies in various industries.In 2004 he entered the Graduate Program at St. John’s College in Santa Fe, and in 2006 he received a Master of Arts in Liberal Arts from the college. Prior to that, he established a studio in Santa Fe and continues to paint there.