GREG THEAKSTON

greg theakston

Greg Theakston has been a professional illustrator since 1972 and has produced hundreds of pieces of art for various clients including the NEW YORK TIMES, NATIONAL LAMPOON, ROLLING STONE, Miramax Film, TV GUIDE, PLAYBOY, ABC-TV, as well as numerous well-known paperback publishers. He has also produced art for most of the major comic publishers including Marvel, DC Comics, Warren, Caliber, Deluxe, Personality, and Kitchen Sink.  He was a regular contributor to MAD MAGAZINE for a decade.

In 1974, Greg founded Pure Imagination Publishing and has produced dozens of magazines and books documenting popular culture, including the TREASURY Series, PURE IMAGES (Eisner Award Nominated), BURIED TREASURE, and THE BETTY PAGES.

Theakston has seven lithographs in the permanent collections of the Museum of Modern Art.

Among numerous others, Greg Theakston has illustrated for many well-known companies, including:

  • ABC TV
  • CBS TV
  • NBC TV
  • SFM Media Corp.
  • Miramax Films
  • 20th Century Fox
  • NATIONAL LAMPOON
  • LOONEY TOONS MAGAZINE
  • CRACKED MAGAZINE
  • MAD MAGAZINE
  • TEASE! MAGAZINE
  • THE BETTY PAGES
  • PLAYBOY
  • SCREW
  • ROLLING STONE
  • NEW YORK TIMES
  • TV GUIDE
  • Marvel Comics
  • DC Comics
  • Eclipse Comics
  • Warren Publishing
  • Warner Book
  • Belmont-Tower Books
  • Berkeley Books
  • Jove Books
  • Pinnacle Books
  • Zebra Books
  • DAW Books
  • Dell Books
  • Pyramid Books
  • Topps Card Co.
  • Peter Pan Records
  • Jass Records

Greg Theakston is available to do commissioned paintings and illustrations.

Contact Greg by e-mail at the link below to discuss future assignments.

e-mail Greg Theakston

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