Pieter Janssen (who goes by the single name Parra)
Parra’s witty, often raunchy work captures attention with its vibrant color, curvaceous lines, and eccentric, distinctive imagery.
His graphic design and illustration clients have included Nike, Converse, Heineken, InCase, Stones Throw, Vans, Etnies, and Zoo York. He has exhibited his prints, drawings, and sculptures around the world; recent venues include HVW8, Los Angeles; Common Gallery, Tokyo; Project Space, Los Angeles; Pool Gallery, Milan; Patricia Armocida Gallery, Milan; and Lazy Dog Gallery, Paris. He cofounded the apparel company Rockwell Clothing, and performs in the band Le Le. Parra lives and works in Amsterdam.
About the artist, with interview
Portfolio of works