Pop Dystopia: The Artwork of Paul Rentler

My Bad Advice, detail © Paul Rentler

Paul Rentler is an artist, designer, and musician, from Columbus Ohio.
His work is a mix of lo-fi photocopy techniques, collage both analog and digital,
illustration, screen printing, and a few other mixed media techniques.

The work focuses on image manipulation and collaging pop elements to create strange, distorted, sometimes comical imagery. Heavy with grit and texture, and commonly in black and white.

Paul has participated in groups shows in Columbus, Chicago, Austin, and Baltimore.

He currently designs for D.C. Comics Imprint DC’s Young Animal

Check out more of his work at his website.


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Wolfman Thing Man © Paul Rentler
wedding_kiss_©_Paul_Rentler
Wedding Kiss © Paul Rentler
twins_©_Paul_Rentler
Twins © Paul Rentler
my_stead_©_Paul_Rentler
My Stead © Paul Rentler
my_bad_advice_©_Paul_Rentler
My Bad Advice © Paul Rentler
mad_rider_©_Paul_Rentler
Mad Rider © Paul Rentler
look_into_my_bloody_eyes_©_Paul_Rentler
Look Into My Bloody Eyes © Paul Rentler
in_the_skies_in_disguise_©_Paul_Rentler
In the Skies in Disguise © Paul Rentler
ghost_free_©_Paul_Rentler
Ghost Free © Paul Rentler
future_maths_©_Paul_Rentler
Future Maths © Paul Rentler
fantasy_life_©_Paul_Rentler
Fantasy Life © Paul Rentler
bat_skull_©_Paul_Rentler
Bat Skull © Paul Rentler
a_man_will_die_©_Paul_Rentler
A Man Will Die © Paul Rentler