Rachel Forbes was born and raised in Manhattan, and attended Parsons
School of Design for two years, then finished her BFA at the Minneapolis
College of Art and Design, in the Fine Art Program.
has worked as the courtroom artist for CBS Television, CNN and
several newspapers, as the regular artist on DC Comics’
Star Trek, The Original Series, as a book illustrator
and as a portraitist.
paintings, comic art and courtroom illustrations are in collections
across the United States. Her current work focuses on traditional
portraiture with a fetish flavor, as well as allegories and narrative
lives in Berkeley with a large manatee-like cat.