David Schofield was born in 1972 and trained at Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art in Dundee, graduating in 1993 with a degree in Illustration and Printmaking.
Following graduation he taught at the college in the Design School from 1994 to 1998.
Since 1997 he has exhibited in Scotland and is now exhibiting throughout the UK and internationally. He is a regular exhibitor at the Royal Scottish Academy and the Royal Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts in Scotland.
David has won many awards for his work including the City of Glasgow Award, the David Cargill Award, the James Torrance Award and the N S MacFarlane Award all from the Royal Glasgow Institute of Fine Arts and the Latimer Award from the Royal Scottish Academy.