Serbin Creative, Inc.

(805) 963-0439 | Toll-Free (800) 876-6425 LA / NY / UK

Gary Bates

Represented by

Debut Art Ltd.
420 West 14th Street
Suite 5SE
New York, NY 10014
United States

illustration of The book cover illustration for 'Better Than a Rest' by Pauline McLynn. Featuring a dog driving a car.
illustration of The book cover for 'Something for the Weekend' by Pauline McLynn. Featuring a dog staring at a beer.
illustration of An illustration of a woman struggling to push a shopping cart where everything inside is larger than it should be.
illustration of An image of a £10 note folded into a paper aeroplane flying in the sky.
illustration of A finger pointing to the middle of a target on a blue background
illustration of A couple carrying large bottles of wine.
illustration of Two men shaking hands through a smart phone.
illustration of Cover illustration for 'Cities in Transformation' featuring an illustration of the Millennium bridge.
illustration of The Antrim Coast Map made for the Causeway Heritage Trust.


Gary Bates produces bright conceptual illustration through multiple medium of paint, photography, hand drawn imagery and computer. Clients are attracted from many areas of industry from advertising, design, editorial and book publishing. The work is quite varied as Gary likes to experiment with a number of styles depending on the requirements of the commission. Recent clients include: BBC, Guardian, Financial Times, Department for the Environment, Belfast City Council, Newham Council,Nat West Bank, IPC Media, Caspian, Economist, Absolut Vodka, Seagate Hotel, Vodafone.


Acrylic, Black & White, Cartoon, Conceptual, Design, Digital, Gouache, Line, Line with Color, Painterly, Pen & Ink


Humor, Animals, Corporate, Editorial, Food, Holidays, Landscape, Maps, People, Political, Posters, Product, Romance, Technology, Transportation, Wildlife, Food/Beverage, Lifestyle, Vintage / Retro, Financial