John Garrison is an artist from Chicago, IL. His work is inspired by music, film, people, relationships, and travel. When John isn’t drawing he's falling off his skateboard or driving from city to city with his band. John is available to hire for editorial work, portraits, gig posters, and other forms of illustration.

Clients include The Boston Globe, Vice/Noisey, The L.A. Times, The Atlantic, Chicago Reader, Newcity, Willamette Week, FreemanXP, Foreign Policy Magazine, and more.

The majority of the art on this site is available to purchase as a print. Please send an email for more details. 

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photo by Sam Porter

photo by Sam Porter