Kevin Bannister is an artist and designer based in his native Southern California. In 2007 he received a BFA in Illustration from California State University, Long Beach. Since then he has worked on a widening variety of projects as a commercial illustrator, graphic designer, creative director, and fine artist. His work is influenced by science fiction novels and films, cartoons, video games, music, comics, medieval heraldry, and the weirdness of everyday life.
Kevin continues to pursue new and challenging projects, including branding and promotional art, product design, apparel, UI design, and vintage arcade art restoration.
In addition to personal and contract-based art, Kevin is active in local art shows and live painting events, recently contributing to La Bodega Gallery's Ways of the Force: A Star Wars Show.