Forged by Detroit, Overton Loyd has toured throughout the U.S. and abroad with renowned funk/rock band, "George Clinton & Parliament Funkadelic" designing multi-media stage shows, costumes and album covers. He's known for his character designs in Clinton's award-winning animated music video, "Atomic Dog". In 1987 he was the featured caricaturist on the American television game show, Win Lose or Draw.
In 2011 Overton received a Fellowship residency at Civitella Ranieri.
The works presented here are expressed in a variety of styles, including loose pen and ink drawings, and mixed media paintings.
Overton's artwork envisions "P-Funkaesthetic" as modern mythology and continues to inspire patrons in private collections, world-wide.