The artist is a member of the California Art Club and signature member of the Oil Painters of America. He majored in fine art and graphic design at UCLA and became an architectural and freelance illustrator. After 20 years in commercial art he expanded upon his natural ability as a painter.
Youngman has been featured in a number of art magazines as well as a coffee table book, Art of the American West. His paintings have appeared in movies including “Bottle Shock”, “Bridge of Spies” starring Tom Hanks and “Wine Country” with Tina Fey.