Danny is an autodidact. Things that inspire and awaken his imagination and creativity include: human and animal behavior, diversity of cultures, anatomy, nature, music, cinema, literature, world history, kinetic expression, character, sense of humor, sound, smells; the creativity and imagination of others. He has lived in San Francisco, Cape Cod, and New York City. Danny has worked in video- writing, directing, acting and editing; he has collaborated with other musicians as a guitarist, bassist, and composer. He has been writing poetry since an early age. Danny has played most team sports. He started to play hockey at 10 years old, and still plays to this day. In his artwork he seeks to awaken a sense of wonder and joy, a sense of play and poetry, a sense of devotion and sexuality.