Richard Pantell grew up in New York City's northern borough of The Bronx where the city's architecture, subways, billboards, and street life found its way into his earliest artwork. The paintings and prints of Richard Pantell can be found in such collections as the Butler Institute of American Art, The Museum of the City of New York, The British Museum, and the Jewish Museum in Stockholm, Sweden. He has had over thirty solo exhibitions and has won awards at The National Academy, Allied Artists of America, Society of American Graphic Artists and many others. He is listed in Who’s Who in American Art and articles about his work have appeared in American Artist magazine and The Journal of the Print World. His art has been reproduced in The New York Times and The Christian Science Monitor.