Divine illustration by Richey Beckett

“I’m an illustrator. I work in pen and ink, predominantly in the realm of music related design projects – album artwork, merchandise and poster art.” says he, self-introducing. Richey Beckett is an illustrator based out of South Wales in the UK.

Somehow, yet with limited color and exponential detail, he conveys the beauty in the disturbing..

ABOVE – Mac Wants the Flamethrower by Richey Beckett
Based on his all time favourite movie, John Carpenter’s THE THING. The original illustration is currently on display at the new MONDO gallery in Austin Texas.

Mostly working on music-related design projects like album artwork, merchandise, and poster art, he says: “For me, working with new bands, exciting new records treading fresh ground – that’s as rewarding as working for any established act because you never know where it’s going to take you and what the finished record is capable of achieving,”

ABOVE – A limited edition signed/numbered giclee print of the original illustration ‘Iron Forge’ by Richey Beckett, a collaboration with IRON FORGE PRESS of Fort Lauderdale Florida. Strictly limited run of 50, these will never be reprinted.

ABOVE – Cover art for the new 7″ record by Life Exposed from Chicago.

ABOVE – Shirt illustration for Swiss band WHEN ICARUS FALLS.

For more art and info visit his homepage on www.richeybeckett.com
Or visit Richey Beckett on facebook and to buy his stuff visit www.richeybeckett.bigcartel.com


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