Trip Park grew up in Ithaca, New York, and went to college at The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. After graduating from the UNC, Trip first worked as an Art Director with ad agencies Leo Burnett, Chicago, and with Saatchi & Saatchi, New York.
He has illustrated a number of children’s books and helped develop characters for animated features and commercials for AT&T, PBS, Nickelodeon, Zoloft, the CBS show, The Crazy Ones and many more. Combining a whimsical world with a splattering of color and concepts, his paintings portray a number of subjects as well as a menagerie of animals. His work is exhibited in numerous galleries throughout the United States.