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Comprehending the signature configuration of a pixel loom....

Embrace the G.R.I.T™

Favourite style of art: Gritty, Dark
Personal Quote:
Gav's Righteous Intellectual Trademark

Gavin Hargest, or better known as GAV is a UK based Graphic Artist who has published works spanning across Magazines, Books, Games, Films & TV....

He likes to illustrate the dark and macabre, the strange and unusual, is a keen motorcycle enthusiast and avid video gamer.


Surprisingly his favourite colour is still blue . . . .


Clients include:

White Wolf Publishing

Fantasy Flight Games

Games Workshop

Penguin Books

Postmortem Studios

Chaosium Inc

BMW Motorrad

M&P Direct

Iron Deck Games


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Tools of the Trade:


Natural Mediums:

Pencils, Ink & Pens, Watercolours, Acrylics

Digital Software:

Adobe Photoshop, Adobe After Effects, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign,

Corel Painter, Alchemy


Canon EOS 5D Mark III, Wacom Intuos A3




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Personnel Quote:

Gav's Righteous Intellectual Trademark

Favourite Style of Art:

Gritty, Dark, Cyberpunk


Favourite Artists:

HR Giger, Moebius

Favourite Gaming Platforms:

PC (Steam ID - GAVade), SEGA Mega Drive, GameBoy

Favourite Bands / Musical Artists:

Dance with the Dead, Power Glove, Jesper Kyd

Favourite Games:

Flashback, Metroid, Okami, Shadow of the Colossus, Deus Ex, The Last of Us, The Witcher Series, Cyberpunk 2077

Favourite TV Shows:

Trailer Park Boys, Breaking Bad, The Mandalorian, Red Dwarf, X Files

Favourite Cartoons:

TMNT, Transformers (Gen 1 & 2), Rude Dog & the Dweebs, Ren & Stimpy, Jayce & the Wheeled Warriors

Favourite Motorcycles:

SUZUKI Katana, BMW S 1000 R, Triumph Thruxton, BMW R nineT


"Gav of GAVade.com is an extraordinary talent.
I applaud his skills at transforming the ordinary into the Extra Ordinary.

Roderick Hughes

Actor & Model

"Highly recommended , fantastic to work with, and a genuine nice guy,
Not forgetting super talented with his ideas and professional attitude

Nigel Williams

DJ & Sound Engineer

"Gav puts considerable time & effort into every piece with his own signature style.

Whether its an original piece, a commission or a piece of fan art in his spare time, the end product is always phenomenal. Fantastic work!"

Adam Featherstone

Game Streamer

"Brilliant work! Amazed how great his images look, highly recommend, lovely guy to work with!"

Jodie Gibson

SFX Artist

"His illustrations, graphics and photography are dark, unique and well thought out."

SIan Jones


"Gav's unique style, portfolio and work he has done for me has proven his talents and passion as an artist

....I was suprised to learn his favourite colour is blue!"

Chris Featherstone

Legendary Gamer

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© 2020 Gavin Hargest.  All rights reserved.... 

All images are the property of Gavin Hargest unless otherwise stated. 

All copyrighted characters, images and works are the properties of their respective companies....