“I get kidded about that a lot. People walk in and it just shocks them,” David says of painting in a suit and tie. “I just do what appeals to me. I treat going to work seriously. All I do is cross the courtyard, but I treat it like going to work.” And just like his wardrobe, his surroundings make his work and creative process that much more enjoyable. “I think it all inspires the work in some way,” he says.