David Choe is an American street artist, known for his paintings with unique meaning behind them. Among his famous works, the portrait of Ex-president Mr. Barack Obama during his presidential run and graffiti murals on Facebook headquarters created the buzz about him. Choe is an artistic and creative talent known as a bucktoothed whale in the graffiti world. He lives an extravagant life and always had the ups and downs from being arrested in Japan to earning a whopping $200 million from Facebook shares.
David Choe was born in Los Angeles, California on 21st April 1976. He is an American by nationality and belongs to mixed ethnicity. His zodiac sign is Taurus. He was born to parents Jana and Jimmy Choe who immigrated from Korea. Choe shared his childhood with sister Erica Garza. His sister is the author of Getting Off which describes the journey of his sister from overcoming drug addiction and adult movies.
|Real Name||David Choe|
|Birthday||21st April 1976|
|Parents||Jana and Jimmy Choe|
|Net Worth||$200 million|
Net Worth, Salary, and Income
At an early age, Choe had a passion for paintings and drawings. He got inspired by LA graffiti artist Mear One and Choe started to learn graffiti paintings. He struggled during his teens as he dropped out of high school. After that, he went traveling across US, Europe, Middle East and Africa where he got himself into stealing from people. He realized the need for professional training and joined California college of Arts but dropped out two years later.
After dropping out from college, Choe worked with magazines like Ray Gun and Hustler. He co-hosted DVDASA with Asa Akira, a famous figure of the adult industry. The highlight of his career came when he painted the graffiti murals for Facebook, and the shares skyrocketed to a net worth $200 million fortune.
Dating, Girlfriend, or Single? Dark Side of Relationship!
Choe is an introverted person who portrays his emotions into paintings. According to IndieWire.com, he was dating a girl named Mylan in 2008, but he remains mum about his personal life. Reportedly, he is single and shows no sign of getting into a relationship.
The BuzzFeedNews reports from 2014 indicates that Choe was out of control during his massage. The reports claim, he performed adultery actions on the masseuse, but Choe claims it a fiction created by the media.
Family, Siblings, and Parents
Choe was born and raised in California to parents Jana and Jimmy Choe. His immigrated from Korea to the United States of America. He grew up with sister Erica Garza and share good bonding between them.
Height, Weight, and Color
Choe is decently tall possessing a proper height and weighs about 71 kilos. He is a Korean descendant with brown eyes and black hair color.