Rob De Bank, AKA Patrick James is an artist-illustrator whose artwork has graced the fashion, advertising and entertainment scene for over 25 years. Starting with his first big fashion assignment for Revlon Cosmetics, his early work for hi-end department stores and movie-posters has won him numerous awards, including a Gold Medal Key Art Award for making Meryl Streep and Shirley MacLaine look their most glamorous. He created fashion images for Paper Moon, the greeting card company as well as the iconic Punk Babies and Women with Beehive Hairdo series, which won the Society of Illustrators of Los Angeles Gold Medal award!
His efficient skills translate well for advertising campaigns, so he’s worked with most of the top ad agencies and design firms with worldwide clients like Dole, Yamaha, Miller Beer, Western, Delta, Northwest Airlines, Sheraton, Marriott, Hotels, AT&T, Hertz, to name a few. His fashion artwork also appears editorially in publications like Playboy Magazine online and monthly illustrations for American Spa Magazine. Other recent clients include Harley Davidson apparel and Matrix Hair products.