Pat Palermo is an artist and cartoonist currently living and working in Brooklyn. He received a BFA from Ohio State University and an MFA from Bard College in 2005. His comic book, Cut Flowers, was a 2005 recipient of the Xeric Grant for self-publishing cartoonists. His work has been exhibited at Monya Rowe Gallery (New York), Edward Mitterand (Geneva), and Sutton Lane (Paris). He is currently writing and drawing Live/Work, a serial comic book set in the contemporary art world.