Paul Whitehead is a British painter and graphic artist known for his
surrealistic album covers for artists on the Charisma Records label in the 1970s, such as Genesis and Van der Graaf Generator. Collaborations with Renaissance, IF, High Tide, Mott the
Hoople,Matthews Southern Comfort, Colin Scott & Steamhammer
followed. Then he moved to the United States and finally settled in Los Angeles. Continued to create paintings for record covers and immediately worked with Tom Fogarty and Le Orme who
came to L.A. to make Smogmagica. Most of the record cover work has been for progressive rock bands although he has made record covers for bands from R&B & New Age to Funk. Worked with Earth,
Wind & Fire for a brief project.
Paul joined Stars of Italy to reinforce his activity in the field of visual art connected with high quality music (and musicians) and perform live painting in main festivals and live events around the world.
We manage his calendar of guest star appearence and live painting sessions. So please don't hesitate to book him for a gig to meet a truly unique artist!