About Rob

Rob PriorIt’s easy to find Rob Prior at a convention or concert. Just look for the big crowd watching a possessed man paint with both hands, often with his eyes closed. For the past twenty years, Rob’s unique creative process has wowed audiences in the United States, Europe, Asia, Africa, and Australia. Likewise, Rob’s paintings have traveled far and wide, and his works have been exhibited in museums and galleries across the U.S., Europe, and Asia. His live painting sessions are a mesmerizing combination of art, entertainment, and excitement, and his creative performances draw audiences exceeding 250,000 fans a year.

Drawing on his numerous skills as an illustrator, screenwriter, storyboard artist and more, Rob Prior’s career spans over thirty years of gaming, comics, film, and television. Recognized as one of the top intellectual property creators by his peers, Rob is known for creating incredibly detailed worlds, characters and stories that enthrall audiences and captivate imaginations in both his pop art and fine art creations.

As a comic book artist, Rob has worked with Marvel, D.C., Todd McFarlane, Kevin Eastman and Image Comics. His most notable credits include work onStar Wars: The Force Awakens, Terminator, Deep Space 9, Game of Thrones, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, and Heavy Metal Magazine.  As a leading storyboard artist, he provided boards for advertising campaigns for corporations like Budweiser and Nikon, as well as for the gaming industry, for Titlist, 2K Games, and Buffy. Rob also created all the storyboards and animatics for video games Ghost Rider and The Darkness. Rob’s illustrationcredits include TSR (Dungeons and Dragons), Wizards of The Coast, Battle of The Lords of The 23rd Century, and numerous others.

When Rob is not in the studio or on the road painting, he is a sought-after director and producer of films and music videos. He makes his home in southern California with his wife and family.