Gary Panter is an American illustrator, painter, designer, and part-time musician, born in 1950 in Durant, Oklahoma. He is often associated with the punk rock movement of the late 1970s and early 1980s and is best known for his work on the underground comic series "Jimbo." Panter's unique style combines elements of punk rock, pop culture, surrealism, and underground comics, which has earned him a dedicated following. In addition to his work on "Jimbo," Panter has produced album covers for various bands, most notably the Red Hot Chili Peppers' debut album. He has also worked in television, serving as the set designer for the popular children's show "Pee-Wee's Playhouse," for which he received three Emmy Awards. Throughout his career, Panter has exhibited his work in galleries and museums worldwide. His art often explores themes such as consumerism, social commentary, and the human experience. Panter's influence can be seen in the work of many contemporary artists, and he continues to be an important figure in the world of alternative and underground art.
Purchase Scream Provocateurs Limited Edition Hand Pulled 1-Color Serigraph Print on 100% Cotton Rag Archival Paper w/ Deckled Edges by Gary Panter Graffiti Street Artist Modern Pop Art. The Provocateurs (Chicago) Event Print. 24 x 36-inch Serigraph Signed and Numbered Edition of 200 ART ALLIANCE publishing chop on the bottom left corner.