Raymond Pettibon was born in Tucson, Arizona in 1957. He graduated from the University of California in Los Angeles. Pettibon received the Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation Award in 1991. His work has been shown at the Biennial Exhibition of the Whitney Museum of American Art in New York and at exhibitions at the Kunstverein Düsseldorf, the Louisiana Museum in Humlebael, Denmark and the Museum of Modern Art in New York. Pettibon’s solo exhibitions include the Kunsthalle in Bern, Tramway in Glasgow and the Philadelphia Museum of Art.