David Wilcox spent his early years in the West Midlands. After studying painting and Art History at Bourneville School of Art, he studied under Brendan Neiland, the Photo-Realist painter at Wolverhampton College of Art and Design. After graduating with an honours degree in Fine Art in 1978 David gained a Post Graduate Certificate in Education with distinction at Birmingham College of Art and Design. In 1983, after teaching in Devon for three years, he became professional.
David paints using the traditional watercolour technique, encompassing a variety of subjects, including figure studies landscapes, and the dance. He is presently collaborating with Birmingham Royal Ballet exploring aspects of dance with emphasis on composition and colour
David’s work is well represented in collections across Britain, and has been published in open and limited editions in both Britain and New York.