David Hart was born in the rural town of Broken Hill, New South Wales. He is the son of iconic Australian artist Pro Hart who has also been a major influence on his work. David Hart's work is often described as 'illustrating life'. The primary influence in Hart's subject matter is the world that he sees and observes around him.
Hart's work is in private collections throughout the world including Europe, the United States and the United Kingdom including: the Donald Trump Collection, Nicole Kidman and former Australian Prime Minister, John Howard.